Whether at the turntables, or in studio behind the boards, DJ Center soul-travels, navigating audiences with a crate of musical goods from around the globe, while echoing a New York state of mind.
Center, has rocked audiences from Los Angeles to Barcelona. A Center set is synonymous with the finest of selections whether he is doing Music Supervision for Gucci, recording radio sessions for Giant Step, or keeping NYC parties on their feet until the wee hours.
DJ Center debuted as a producer with the critically acclaimed album, Everything in Time – a ride across multiple genres, woven by lush piano chords, warm bass lines, flying tambourines and soaring horns. His productions have been featured on NBC, VH1, Starz and Showtime, while being championed on radio and in clubs by the likes of Gilles Peterson, Bobbito Garcia and Nightmares on Wax, amongst others.
Center is the owner of Push the Fader Records and a partner in Kooyman Records, commited to putting songs onto wax, one classic at a time.
Push the Fader is a Brooklyn based label founded in 2009 by resident producer, DJ Center. Since it’s inception, it has been a platform for Center to release his works, with a commitment to (as the label name suggests) pushing boundaries and re-defining genre lines in music.
The agenda for the label remains, to champion global, soulful, music across the board, and has been a home to works from Zaki Ibrahim, Gretchen Parlato, Waajeed, DJ Spinna, Oddisee, J.Rawls and Captain Planet, amongst others.