Jake the Rapper – photo: Katja Oortman
Jake The Rapper is the oh-so-lovely, larger-than-large, tattooed, bearded character you’ve no doubt seen if you went to Villa or Bar25, where he was a resident DJ and part of the extended family. Despite the descriptor “The Rapper” in his name, Jake primarily loves to play house music, and he is one of Berlin’s finest Techno DJs.
We asked Jake the Rapper about music by Lady Gaga, Richard Wagner, Curtis Mayfield and Seeed.
For all of you who are having a house party for NYE and are missing a DJ we have something special for you tonight. The crazy eccentric DJ team It Boys! who you might have heard and seen at Backyard, at the Dandy Diary Party or at HBC have exclusively created a DJ set for us in the form of a YouTube video playlist. The boys who are as mad as a box of hair are taking you on a trip 15 years back into the middle of the Nineties with the best pop music of that time. Click on the link below and press the “Play All” button. Youtube will then play all videos in a row. Have fun!
Exclusive New Year’s Eve Playlist by the ItBoys!
And if you want to see them live they will be DJing and performing at the HBC NYE party tonight. Some impressions of their past appearences after the jump.