DJ Premier Tells the Story of How He Became a DJ (Video)

Salute to DJ Premier who was honored by Serato today for his contribution to DJ culture. As part of the tribute, they’ve put together a phenomenal video of Premier discussing what led him to be a DJ, how Gang Starr came to be, his early days as a producer, his favorite current MCs and more. It’s a great snapshot of one of Hip-Hop’s most important figures. Check out the video.

Also, you can find Serato’s Icon Tribute page to DJ Premier here.

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