The Brass King (BK) is a Brooklyn native who now lives in West Hempstead New York after his tour of Miami and Atlanta living. A connoisseur of world music raised on the sounds of Motown, Fania, Stax, Blue Note Records and a living witness to the emergence of Hip Hop in New York (1980's), he developed DJ skills as a member of Miami’s original Plan Beats crew starting in the late 80’s. Even today, his crew is known for its uncompromising street style, shutting down streets in Miami’s Wynwood Art District with old school block parties during the early days of Art Walk
Recognized for his flawless production and mixtapes since the 90’s,
BK’s unique style has taken to other countries around the world.
He enjoys challenging listeners beyond their comfort zones by mixing classics and rare selections including Latin, African, Hip Hop, R & B, Funk and Soul Grooves.
His meticulous attention to musical origin, passion for digging in the crates
and discerning ear for authenticity make him a crowd favorite.
The following live recordings and mixes are not available anywhere else
and are exclusive releases from Above Ground Music.