Professional DJs Share Tips on How to Make It As a DJ

There’s more to rocking a crowd than just playing what works on the radio. It takes style, extensive music knowledge, and a serious passion for making the music flow together perfectly, not to mention the willpower to stay awake for your 2:00 a.m. set time. We linked up with seven DJs who’ve not only perfected those skills, but also put their “spin” on things to really make a technique that’s exclusive to their turntables. Thankfully, they’re all willing to share their personal tricks of the trade.

If you’re looking to launch a lucrative DJ career, pay close attention to the knowledge these spin masters are spitting. Hopefully we’ll be profiling you after you take this advice and become the disc jockey of your generation.

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