DJ IKU

Red Bull Thre3style World DJ Championships

In 2002, he went to a club for the first time. At this club he witnessed something he had never seen before. It was a DJ competition called, “DMC JAPAN FINAL 2002”. He was so intrigued with what he saw that day that he knew he wanted to be a part of this DJ culture. IKU decided it was time for him to become DJ IKU. Three years later his skills were as good as the DJ’s that were considered the best throughout Japan. He was finally good enough to compete in the DMC JAPAN FINAL. From 2005 through 2010 he competed and received many awards.

He won the “Red Bull Street Style DJ Battle Japan Final” that assembled Japanese top DJ’s in 2008, and was blessed with a gold panel DJ mixer from DJ Q-BERT, who is known as the God of scratch. In 2010, at the “Red Bull Thre3Style Japan Final Party Rock DJ” competition, DJ IKU came in first place. He also competed in the world tournament, “Red Bull Thre3Style World No.1 Party Rock DJ” that same year, which was held in Paris, France. He was the only one Asian DJ competing at that event. He received outstanding recognition from world-famous DJ Jazzy Jef, DJ KRUSH, DJ KENSEI and DJ TA-SHI. DJ IKU is well known through-out Japan and abroad. He DJ’ed at the world's largest beach party "Big Beach Festival” at Makuhari Seaside Park in 2012 and 2013, playing alongside Chemical Brothers, Fatboy Slim and many more well known artists.

You can find DJ IKU, DJing at parties throughout the whole country and keeping the floor rocking and making the people dancing. Besides, he also rocked a big party that called “Red Bull Air Race 2015 in CHIBA” attracting over 120,000 people, and he was inaugurated as an official adviser of “DJ CITY JAPAN” that is world most famous digital records pool in 2015.

Play style:
He is definitely one of most important HIPHOP DJ in this era. However, he can mix and spin all genre. He has grown his skill of Scratch, Word play and Beat Juggling through DJ battle, he intermingle and mix those skill with variety of music and style like Top40, EDM, Festival Style, Long Mix, Quick Mix, Mashup, Dj Battle, Scratch Show,Video DJ and Radio Mix, in response to your order.


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