Praised as one of the best DJs in the world, J.Rocc began his journey as a DJ at a very young age. His love for music led him to create a crew of the finest DJs and turntablists. He founded the World Famous Beat Junkies, in 1992. Nicknamed "The Funky President,” he is often hailed as one of the most respected DJs in the world.
J.Rocc is signed to the independent record label, Stones Throw Records. He has released 2 full-length projects, Cold Rock Stuf and Beats on Tap(e) plus several projects on the Japan label, Ultra-Vybe.
Known for incorporating a range of genres of music from hip-hop, house, funk, disco to Brazilian samba, with his signature style on the decks. J.Rocc’s turntable skills have been used for "Dr. Dre's The Pharmacy" radio show on Apple Music /Beats 1. He can also be heard on tracks from artists, such as Madlib, Pete Rock, Alchemist, Common, and the late great J Dilla.
"The Funky President" continues to showcase his eclectic taste in music on his weekly radio show, "Adventures in Stereo" on KPFK 90.7 FM (kpfk.org) in Los Angeles. The show is ranked in the top 5 on the station. Past guests have included: DJ Quik, Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, Marcos Valle, Tony Allen, Keifer, The Egyptian Lover, Zernell (Grimy), Seven Davis Jr. & DJ Nigga Fox and many more.