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2014 Essence Music Festival - Day 3

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On this date in 1965 “Jazzy Jeff” was born in the Philadelphia and has become one of the best to ever place their hands on the turntables!

Originally known as the DJ for rapper/actor The Fresh Prince aka Will SmithHe is one of the pioneers who popularized the “transformer” style of DJing. Jazzy Jeff has two Grammy Awards, and has worked with the likes of Jill Scott, Musiq Souldchild, The Roots, and many more.

Salute to one of the pioneers of the 1s and 2s!

 


 


 


 

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