J.R. AKA James Rose has been memorizing people for over 30 years with his profound abilities in Djing along with his writing and producing. J.R. has emerged as one of the up and coming DJ/VJ's in the industry. Over 7000 nationwide shows and counting. From beats to loops to audio and video combination only he can imagine. J.R. truly is one of the leaders in DJ/VJ entertaining. His ability is natural and he can read the crowd like non other. Multiple track DJ/VJ mixing and layering live are his specialty along with extreme music versatility. A man who understands the situations and can lead a crowd and an event into a frenzy. A master at his craft and the ability to deliver the utmost in versatility. A individual who loves to push the envelope with everything he touches. He is never satisfied and is always on the move to change the industry of music in ways never thought of. Mind blowing to watch, creative and always entertaining.
J.R. is one of the forefathers in the DJ mixing industry. His background and knowledge from the old school days of turntables mixing and manipulation is a huge value and rarity in today's industry. Few DJ's understand this history less than have actually been one of the individuals to write it as J.R. has.
From the age of 10 he was heavily involved in music and started DJ mixing at 14. Not even of age to drink J.R. was already playing in major nightclubs in Chicago and the Midwest areas. He had his own mix show on the radio by 20, released his 1st album that he wrote, sang and co produced in 2009 with the track “Running through my head” hitting the UK internet charts and maintaining a solid top 10 position for over 6 weeks. His 2nd album “City Lights“ is a high energy dance album that will surely take the clubs by storm. It has been credited by many major radio personalities and stations in the Midwest. His works have been compared to such artists as Krewella, Swedish House Mafia and David Guetta. J.R. Brings this personal creativity and talent to every DJ show as well as his passion to create and manipulate music to the edges of insanity to leave the crowd wanting more and more with every beat.
J.R. has a radio broadcasting degree and did live radio and DJ mixes for many station in the Midwest for over 20 years. Has done projects with major companies like Red Bull, Monster energy drink, Jon Paul Mitchell, Special Olympics, DJ times, Mobile Beat, Las Vegas DJ Expo, American DJ association, Hercules and Beamz interactive controllers. Performances in almost every state in the United States in major top rated nightclubs and markets as Chicago, Atlantic City, Washington, Las Vegas and Florida to name a few. Has done shows abroad in 3 different countries. 1 of only 200 DJ's that broadcast live mixes around the world on Virtual DJ worldwide radio. Has been rated #1 in over 98% of his sets. 1 of only 8 DJ's for Beamz DJ controllers. Respected as one of the elite Midwest DJ's and credited by many DJ and producers in the industry for his multi layer mixing and cutting edge remixes for audio and video. Toured with VDJ Radio hosts and played the #1 nightclub in the US and 7th in the world in Atlantic City, Fort Lauderdale and Las Vegas
He has performed to crowds over 20,000 people and with some of the biggest DJ's and performers from all genres of music that have ever played to audiences. People such as Dj Flip, DJ Magic, DJ Coach K, DJ Super Aceman, Skid Row, TLC, Brian McNight, Jackie McGee, New Dog Trick, The Toys, Sweet Tarts, DJ Casper, Lil Jon, Outasight, Wayne Wonder, Daniel Bedingfield, Peppa Mashay (Jean McClain) Jen Bocain, DJ Kool, Cupid (Cupid Shuffle) and Lil Jon and the East Side Boys to mention just a few. Along with many professional athletes and actors as well.
JR's show is a production that consist of high energy mixing of audio and video. His interaction is amazing and plays what's best for the event and its patrons. His voice is clear, clean and has an ability to deliver announcements at the highest level of professionalism. This experience comes from his work in and with Studios, Bands, Individual Artists, thousands of Nightclubs and his professional Radio experience.
In closing J.R. is an educated business and family man with a passion to excel at everything he does. He puts 110% in every show. J.R. is respected by his peers and everyone he does business with, always positive and a personable individual with the knowledge to always reach success in all he touches. “ I love to take people away to places where they find happiness and fulfillment through the music. I have a opportunity to change peoples lives and take them to a place that only music can do every time I play. It's a gift I treasure and will never lose sight of it. I truly am living the dream and it's a passion and love that I will die with”
If you're looking for one of the best multi talented DJ performers in the industry, dont hesitate any longer. He is here, and he is J.R.