- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
Vybz Kartel, Aidonia, Mavado, Charlie & Chan , Adele and more.
Karim Thompson had aspirations of becoming a doctor but this plan was quickly changed by music. His desire to be a DJ originated from the strong influence of his brother Tarik “Jazzy T” Thompson. Jazzy T. As a member of the Renaissance crew since 1996 DJ Karim quickly received a reputation as 1 of the best DJ’s in the industry. In 1998 he formed a musical relationship with Tony Matterhorn and made the hit “dutty wine”. He started his own label Stainless records and has produced several successful rhythms such as: “born & grow”, “willie bounce”, "hot wok", and “Tequila”.
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This mix was recorded live at Red Bull Thre3Style Jamaica National Final on August 25 2012. Red Bull Thre3Style is a DJ contest that promises to be a night of dance-floor mayhem. The participants have to play a selection of at least three genres or styles of music in 15 minutes. It doesn't matter what genres of music are chosen so long as the DJ can make them work together.