If you’ve never heard of Just Blaze, you’ve definitely heard his music. He’s been behind the scenes of hip hop since the late 90s, was signed by Jay-Z in the early 2000s, and has gone on to produce legendary tracks for Eminem, Kanye West, and MF Doom, just to name a few. Catch him tonight at 103 Harriet.
Since producing tracks on Jay Z’s hit records, The Blueprint, The Black Album, and American Gangster, and tracks for other mainstream emcees, Blaze’s recent projects have been with up-and-coming hip-hop artists like Saigon and Jay Electronica, an extremely talented New Orleans rapper recently signed to Jay-Z’s new record venture, Roc Nation.
Tonight 103 Harriet, the Grammy-award winning producer will incorporate hits from throughout his career while he plays drums live. Opening for Just Blaze are Hudson Mohawke, Araab Muzik, Take, The Blessing, and DJ Dials. The party is from 10pm to 4am and advance tix are $15. Check out a few of Blaze’s past hits below.