Get Familiar: 15 Most Slept On DJs In The Game

- By Bossip Staff
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Let’s be real: Most celebrity DJs are megaphone-mouthed hype men with weak mixing skills unlike the incredibly-talented DJs on this list who are ONE major co-sign away from mainstream stardom.

Hit the jump for the most SLEPT-ON DJs in the game.

Swamp Izzo , Atlanta (@SWAMPIZZO)

The newest member of Cash Money’s Rich Gang/YMCMB collective has everything a DJ needs to be legendary: Incredible mic presence, flawless song selection and a golden ear for what’s hot in the streets. You can check him out on Sirius XM Radio–Ch. 44 and Atlanta’s Blue Flame.

Don Cannon, Global (@DonCannon)

Known mostly for his Grammy-worthy production/trailblazing work with the Affiliates, Cannon is more than just the voice on your favorite mixtape series. He’s also a party-rocking DJ who demands your attention in the club.

DJ Buttafingaz, Power 98–Charlotte, N.C. (@Buttafingaz704)

Charlotte is quietly becoming the hottest destination for young urban professionals seeking affordable living, glorious weather and a cool social scene. Best DJ in the city (and maybe the Carolinas)? Butta and it’s not close.

DJ Quicksilva, 93. 9WKYS-D.C./Global (@DJQUICKSILVA)

The charismatic Ciroc Boy has the perfect blend of mic presence and song selection. You’ll thoroughly enjoy yourself at his parties.

DJ Wally Sparks, Atlanta (@djwallysparks)

Quiet. Humble. Lowkey. And one of the coolest DJs that you’ll ever lean and rock to.

DJ Bee, 103 Jamz–Norfolk, Va (@DJBeeOnline)

Everyone in the greater tidewater area will tell you that Beesus is the truth. Living legend (on the low)? No question.

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    Kaytranada, Montreal (@KAYTRANADA)

    Dope producer. Even better DJ. Don’t believe us? Check out his videos.

    DJ Mars, Atlanta (@djmars404)

    Atlanta has several dope DJs and Mars is consistently one of the best. Don’t sleep.

    DJ Skillz, WYNN 106.3FM–S.C. (@SKILLZTHEDJ)

    The DJ with a genuine love for music who always plays the right records at the perfect moment? That’s Skillz.

    DJ B-Lord, S.C. (@djblord)

    The DJ who knows exactly what to play to turn the party up? B-Lord. If you’re ever in the Carolinas (especially during Black Bike Week), rock with him.

    DJ Puff Dragon, Norfolk, Va (@DjPuffDragon)

    Puff is one of the BEST DJs you’ve never heard of with intoxicating turntable skills. If there’s any reason to download iheartradio, it’s to hear him spin.

    DJ SpeakerFoxxx, Atlanta (@SPEAKERFOXXX)

    Trillest female DJ you’ll ever rock to. No, seriously.

    DJ Complete, Charlotte, NC (@djcompletenc)

    The official DJ of the Bobcats knows how to rock a crowd as one of Charlotte’s most polished DJs.

    9th Wonder, Carolinas (@9thWonderMusic)

    Beloved for his timeless Little Brother production/Hip-Hop advocacy, 9th is an underrated DJ that you should check out if you’re ever at CIAA.

    DJ CFlo, NYC (@djcflo)

    Don’t let his dweeby look fool you, he’s nice on the 1s and 2s with an undeniable ear for blends.


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