Don't let his job at the Top 40 Radio Station fool you, Flipout is a very educated genre-blind musical connoisseur and b-boy for life, having battled and won many local M.C, D.J, & b-boy competitions! Plus he's toured with KRS-One and The Liks, and has served as DJ for among others, Raekwon (Wu-Tang), Talib Kweli, and Jin the MC! Flipout has opened for Jay Z, Biz Markie, Grandmaster Flash, Afrik...a Bambaataa, Ice Cube, Lil Jon and Jermaine Dupri among others. Flipout has enjoyed DJing alongside DJ Vice, DJ Starting from Scratch, DJ Spider, Questlove (the Roots), DJ Kemo, DJ Eleven, Team Canada, eH!Team and Ali Shaheed Muhammed (A Tribe Called Quest/Lucy Pearl). With his long-time companions Jay Swing (those mf’s) and Zak Santiago (los hermanos libres), Flipout can be found any night of the week making crowds go crazy!
And you thought you knew him, huh?
Did we mention that his all hip-hop mixshow with Jay Swing was named "Best Mixshow in Canada" 2 years in a row by the entire Canadian Urban Music Industry? Everyone from Ghostface to Kanye to Common has love for Straight Goods radio! Find it weekly at NationOfMillions.ca.
In fact, The Godfather of Hip-hop, Afrika Bambaataa reached out to Flipout to make him an honorary member of the Universal Zulu Nation!
In 2010, Flipout took on the challenge of the Red Bull 3 Style Competition. Having hosted the event in Vancouver for two years, he wanted to take part in the action! He performed a high energy, exciting set at the Commodore in Vancouver that qualified him to compete in the Red Bull 3 Style 2010 National Finals in Toronto.
2010 was a big year for Flip as he was nominated in an outstanding 4 different categories at the STYLUS DJ Awards! Including Radio Mixshow Of The Year, Club DJ Of The Year, Club MC Of The Year and he won Vancouver DJ Of The Year.
Flip is currently found Monday-Friday on The BEAT 94.5fm "5 o'clock Traffic Jam." The number one show on FM radio in Vancouver! He is also the host of Hip Hop Karaoke Vancouver monthly, a wildly popular event, along side DJ Seko.
Be sure to check out his Soundcloud account and his photo album on this Facebook page featuring free digital downloads of his legendary 90's Underground Hip Hop Mixtapes!