J. Period collaborates on the soaring "See The Light" with Andra Day and Dead Prez.
Hailed as a music guru by Rolling Stone and cited among the worlds Top DJs by The New York Times, J.PERIOD is a master of his craft: a musical storyteller whose work bridges cultures, generations and styles.
As a DJ & Producer, J.PERIOD's resume boasts collaborations with GRAMMY winners Nas, Kanye West, Common, John Legend, The Roots, Q-Tip, Lauryn Hill, Mary J. Blige and Pulitzer Prize-winning Playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda on the Billboard #1 and RIAA-certified Gold album, The Hamilton Mixtape.
His extensive roster of collaborators, combined with a visionary approach to musical storytelling, have earned comparisons to both DJ Khaled and Ken Burns and most recently, a prestigious post as a founding member of The Kennedy Center's Hip Hop Culture Council. Make no mistake, says DJ Booth, as to the power of J.PERIODs impact and influence on hip hop culture. Music icon Questlove (The Roots, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon) calls J.PERIOD the most creative mixtape producer of all-time.
J.PERIODs work has also been featured in film and TV (American Gangster, NBA Inside Stuff, The Doctor), earning an EMMY. His groundbreaking work as Music Supervisor for the Brooklyn Nets debut Barclays Center was lauded as the new standard for music in the NBA arena.
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