Paul Blair, or DJ White Shadow as he is professionally known, is a DJ, record producer, and mixtape specialist. He acquired his beginnings as a locally based DJ in the city of Chicago, Illinois. He later gained prominence as a renowned and publicly acclaimed DJ for masterfully blending genres particularly Hip hop, leading him to be personally requested by prominent figures such as Pete Wentz, R. Kelly, and Victoria's Secret. Blair is currently working closely with Lady Gaga and her record label on her highly anticipated second major release, Born This Way, scheduled to be released on May 23, 2011. The first single from the album, the song Born This Way, was co-produced by himself Fernando Garibay and Lady Gaga, written by the latter, and reached the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100, making it his first number one. It is currently at the number one position for the fifth week in a row.