One of the most sought after and in-demand DJs in London, from Winning ‘Best Mixtape DJ’, producing records for iconic Hip Hop MCs RZA, Styles P and Ghostface to performing at celebrity parties, Fricktion is regarded as a veteran of the UK club scene with a career spanning over 2 decades.
Consecutively nominated as Best DJ in the London Club Awards with residencies at International Club Brand – Toy Room, The Cuckoo Club, Project and Hip Hop Brunch, Fricktion has also played at number of high-end International parties in Monaco, Rome, Cannes, Milan, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Teddy’s @ Roosevelt (LA), Amika (Dubai), Nikki Beach (Las Vegas) and for corporate clients Ciroc, Gucci, Cartier, D&G, Coca Cola, Twitter and the Wireless Festival.
Personally called upon by the likes of Neymar Jr and Usain Bolt to DJ for their private parties, Fricktion’s versatile DJ skills have also entertained various a-list stars from Leonardo Di Caprio, Michael Bay to Mick Jagger and DJing alongside Hip Hop stars 50 Cent, Drake and Bruno Mars.
An avid fan of producing Concept Driven Mixtapes, 2012 saw him voted as the UK’s Best Mixtape DJ with official collaborations with the Wu-Tang Clan, Kendrick Lamar, The Hodgetwins and Big Sean.
His breakthrough Mixtape ‘The Golden Chamber’ hosted by all members of the Wu-Tang has had over 300,000 downloads to date with flawless reviews by rap critics from XXL Magazine, Rap Radar (Elliott Wilson) to Hip Hop DX. His latest project ‘California Love’ hosted by Kendrick Lamar provides an insight into the rise of Kendrick’s career and the Westcoast Music scene which was subsequently supported by Snoop Dogg and Xzibit on social media.
With regular featured guest mixes on BBC Radio and Kiss London, Fricktion is also one of the first Non-US DJs to perform on Power 106 LA’s ‘The Jump Off Mix’. As a producer, he has collaborated and produced for the likes of RZA, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Noreaga, Talib Kweli and Styles P.
Endorsed by Legendary Westcoast artists Snoop Dogg and Xzibit, 'California Love' is a compilation which is a snapshot of the rise of Kendrick's career and the rise of the Westcoast Music Scene. Features insightful interviews, classic Westcoast songs from Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, N.W.A to 2pac and exclusively hosted by Kendrick Lamar.