When it comes down to rocking parties DJ Epps is definitely the man to call. Born Yves Felix Jr., a Haitian American, was born and raised in Manhattan, New York, where during his early years found his passion to become a DJ Listening to one of New York City’s finest urban radio personalities, DJ Red Alert along with other great DJ’s such as Kid Capri, and of coarse Funk master Flex all of which had an instant impact of him. Around the tender age of 14, at a house party in the neighborhood, little Yves Felix got his very first chance to rock the crowd. DJ Epps was born… Epps and his mother moved to Florida during his teenage years and once in Miami, Epps found his way to the streets and quickly became apart of Miami’s HipHop culture. Epps began playing at his own parties that he promoted every week like Sugar Shack, Club Cream and even landing a gig at Chris Pachello’s, legendary Fat Black Pussy Cat at Liquids which gave Epps a chance to rub elbows with super celebrities like Harrison Ford, Lil Kim, Michael Jordan, Notorious B.I.G. just to name a few.
DJ Epps began establishing gigs all around the country, like B.E.T.’s Rap City with Big Tigger, Sirius Satellite or Miami’s local radio WEDR 99jamz, Power 96 & 103.5 The Beat and Now is currently rocking in West Palm Beach Beatz 96.3…. Epps versatile style of mixing, blending and selection has solidified his place as one of the worlds most talented and successful DJ’s. So not only does DJ Epps puts on a show at the night life clubs, but is also an Executive Producer & Director. Founder of Beatz & Bars has the music industry wanting to be a part of his world.
DJ Epps has been able to secure different opportunities throughout the entertainment community, not to mention invading many different markets and countries such as Taiwan, Dubai, Nicaragua, Germany, Switzerland, China, Austria, France, Finland, Ireland, Italy to showcase, not only his skills in the dj booth, but to show his ability to function as an executive.