A native to the Washington DC metropolitan area, DJ Q has held down residency’s at some of the most exclusive clubs and lounges in the city. He is one of the few who can juggle turntablism in the DJ battle scene, club Djing and private events in an industry where most often stay in one respective lane. When Q is not at home, you will find him spreading his sound around the world from Los Angeles to Buenos Aires and beyond. His in depth music knowledge and library has allowed him to perform all over North America, South America, The Caribbean and Europe without missing a beat. What puts Q a step above the rest is his ability to seamlessly incorporate sounds from around the world into a cohesive sounding musical journey. He is an open-format DJ who can effortlessly blend and cross between genre’s ranging from Hip Hop, Rock, Afrobeats, Latin and more.
He uses turntables as an instrument to perform the soundtrack for any occasion and has uncanny ability to read crowds, allowing him to really set the tone for any event. Q gives you an authentic DJ feel with his turntable skills while curating a soundtrack unique to the given audience. Q always remains in tune with his crowd by constantly reading them and gauging the energy of the room.
His skill set, combined with his love for the DJ craft, propelled him into a role as resident DJ for the celebrated Princess Cruise Lines, which won an award for Best Entertainment for 2016. Whether sharing the stage with nationally acclaimed artists such as B.o.B. and Kevin Gates, or creating the special moment of the first dance between a newly married couple, Q vows to make each performance, an unforgettable one.
From top notch music festivals such as A3C, to parties in Europe, his professional growth has allowed him to travel the world by making people dance. Additionally, he has contributed to people getting in shape as he provided his music services for 305 Fitness. He also is a contributing writer for MyMp3Pool, where he provides the latest news pertaining to the music and DJ industry. Lastly, Q has embarked on his quest to give back to the community as he teaches kids the art of “Turntablism” through the company he founded, Built From Scratch. A versatile DJ and consummate professional, DJ Q always exceeds expectations.
For more on Q, check out his EPK(Electronic Press Kit) which you can download here