DJ Cash Money, one of the most famous Hip Hop DJs, hailing from Philadelphia, he began spinning records as a kid and soon found his musical expression by creating dance mixes for his friends and neighbors. He strived to create his own style and a different sound for Philly DJs.  Along side his MC, DJ Cash Money & Marvelous created hits such as “The Mighty Hard Rocker” and “All the Ugly People Be Quiet”. Of the many DJ battles he has won, his most cherished title is that of 1988 DMC World Champion. He is credited for having a hand in developing the Transformer Scratch. Not only is he one of the Hip Hop World’s top party rockers and battle DJs, he is a collector of rare records as well.

DJ Cash Money

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