We were fortunate enough to talk ish with DJ & Music Mogul…DJ YRS Jerzy!!! DJ YRS Jerzy is a DJ, manager & music mogul who is very passionate about perfecting his craft as well as others. DJ YRS Jerzy is on a mission to accomplish several things behind the scenes and in front of the music industry. Lets get to know DJ YRS Jerzy…
3 Voices: Introduce yourself to the world. Let the people know who DJ YRS Jerzy is and what DJ YRS Jerzy does.
DJ YRS Jerzy: Yeah it’s your boy DJ YRS Jerzy! [I’m a] up & coming music mogul. I manage two artists, Nephlon Don , whose working with Royce Rizzy right now. I got Chox-Mak, I been working with him for a long time, we about to make some big moves…I mean we working!
3 Voices: What inspired you to become a DJ?
DJ YRS Jerzy: Well basically I started [by] growing up in Jersey city, New Jersey. A lot of people [were] on the mixtape scene heavy…just doing little mixes and everything like that. That’s basically how I got started. And then, I would say around last year I decided to transition into a music mogul type and everything like that because I felt like [with] everything that I was doing, that would be the best title [for me].
3 Voices: Who are some individuals that have influenced your music career?
DJ YRS Jerzy: Yeah it’s a lot of people. Basically people like [DJ] Drama, like all the older big [name] mixtape DJs that started off first and everything. I wanted to do tapes like them like [DJ] Whoo Kid and people like that. So basically those type of people helped me really get to where I’m really going.
3 Voices: Tell us about your position at Hip-Hop Vibe?
DJ YRS Jerzy: Hip-Hop Vibe…I been working with them for a very long time and that’s my bro who is actually the owner of it. I just been helping them build it using my fan base and now they’re helping me gain more and more contacts. I actually got an interview with Bizzy Crook this weekend out here in Charlotte. So yeah after Wale concert & walking backstage and stuff like that…yeah we going to be making some big moves real soon. We got interviews with Lil Durk and a lot of people.
3 Voices: With everything you have going on with yourself, how do you make the time to manage other artist?
DJ YRS Jerzy: Well…I just do everything at once. I’m on the grind 24/7 literally…like I don’t ever stop. I just keep pushing and pushing because I know where I am headed.
3 Voices: If given the opportunity to work with any 3 talented individuals, who would he or she be?
DJ YRS Jerzy: Outside of Hip Hop…well I like hearing EDM music. I like the beats and the vibe of it. There’s this group name Churches that I found on MTV that I would love to work with. There are a lot of people I would like to work with. I can’t even name 3. I probably will be here all day [laughs]. There’s a lot of people…let me put it just like that. There are a lot of people that’s on the come up that I want to work with.
But definitely the OVO camp, Party Next Door, Future, Drake and people like that. I like their sound. Their sound is real dope. I mean there are a wide variety of people that I listen to.
3 Voices: Tell us about your newest single with Catch Lungs called “You Dead”.
DJ YRS Jerzy: Yeah, Catch Lungs that’s the homie out there in Denver. We going to be touring next month and in April too. We’re doing the West Coast tour. So yeah, we’re definitely working on a lot right now. You Dead is basically like a more of a EDM type of track. We just connected. We used both of our fan bases and now that track is picking up everywhere right now…we just working.
3 Voices: What’s next for you? Are there any exclusives you can share with us?
DJ YRS Jerzy: Yeah like I said, we got the Respect The Hustle Tour coming up. I never really even told anybody about this but we gone release one of the dates on the flyers once they get booked. We just gone keep announcing them more and more. The last show is going to be crazy…
3 Voices: How can the people reach out to you on social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and etc.?
DJ YRS Jerzy: My Facebook is DJ YRS Jerzy. My Twitter & my Instagram is @iamdjyrsjerzy. DJ YRS Jerzy you can find me anywhere!
And there you have it! You heard it all from DJ YRS himself! Be sure to follow him on all social media sites and be on the lookout for his upcoming tour dates. Much success to you DJ YRS Jerzy and keep in touch.
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