CauseAphekz: I have considered my self as a DJ after I entered the DMC’s of 2010..I have been DJ for a little over 8 years..I didn’t take it seriously as I do now.
WRRR: What are you goals and what do you hope to accomplish with your DJ career?
CauseAphekz: My goals are to practice at lease once a day, broaden my music selection and to accomplish being able to DJ for a small venue by the end of this year.
WRRR: What are your long-term career goals?
Cause Aphekz: Being able to paint and tour the world with my children.
WRRR: What are your short term goals?
CauseAphekz: I want to finish my BA’s, submit some of my paintings in local art galleries, and return to studying and practicing Kung Fu. To add, I want to elevate over elevate on scratching, buy a MPC, and enter some DJ battles in the near future.
WRRR: What obstacles have you faced with making the decision to follow your dream?
CauseAphekz: Having to let the negative past go, and focus on the positive future.
WRRR: Do you have a strong support system?
CauseAphekz: Yes, the people that keep it real with me 100%.
WRRR: Who has inspired your career choice? Include any one this isn’t just limited to celebrities?
CauseAphekz: My career inspirations was listening to local DJ’s, Producers, DJ Architect, DJ F.I.S.K, DEALZ MAKES BEATS, TLK Cru, DJ Dozen, and FOODCHAIN just to name a few.
WRRR: What type of music did you grow up listening to?
CauseAphekz: I grew up listening to Motown, 80’s, 90’s,..right up to present date Underground HIP-HOP. Very little main stream.
WRRR: What type of music do you listen to now?
CauseAphekz: Madlib, FOODCHAIN, iLLa J, J DiLLa, Team Latch key, Terrace Martin,Melo – X, Dom Kennedy, and Guilty.
WRRR: Do you have a survival job?
CauseAphekz: Not yet.
WRRR: What is the first thing you will do when you make it BIG?
CauseAphekz: Give back to the community, and to my family.