KJ

KJ

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Kevin "KJ" Shiver Through the years he has worked clubs around the country and then, landing a ten-year residency 'with Crown Leisure Corporation, who managed and owned "JJ... read more
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Biography

Location: Orlando, United States United States
Genre: Breaks, Open Format
Alias/Collaboration: BAD BOYZ OF BREAKZ, K5

Kevin “KJ” Shiver Through the years he has worked clubs around the country and then, landing a ten-year residency ‘with Crown Leisure Corporation, who managed and owned “JJ Whispers” a Premier nightclub in Orlando fl that hosted the XL106.7 Throw down (mixx show) About 1986 KJ befriended several future groups such as Linear and Steve B. and started picking up production tips and equipment. From here he started getting into producing for himself and by 1990 he had is first release (Project 5’ “The new style” and LSD User). That group and the subsequent group put out records and he learned from those ventures how to correctly promote and market his material. K5 was formed in 1995, after KJ was looking for a new name to fit his newest creation, “Passion.” He took the K from KJ and 5 from his previous group Project 5, and presto K5 was born “K5” is also the classification for the ‘brightest stars’ in astronomy. K5 was signed to Robbins Entertainment/BMG for the U.S. and ISBA Records for Canada, and Formaldehyde/Mercury Records & Universal Records Germany. The single for “Passion” went on to sell more than 200,000 copies worldwide. And collectively on all movie soundtracks & licensing over one and a half million sales were made. Passion & Red alert were also featured in the film chasing Amy.

Now in 2003, KJ and his new vocalist Dana Dee are on the road performing an electrifying performance. With Dana Dee performing live vocals and KJ on keyboards mixed and sequenced with computer driven wav files. And one of the most hi end video projection systems available with two12x15 screens to provide amazing visual graphics to enhance the show even more. Performing songs like Don’t Go, The real thing, all Re-worked and Re-mixed with amazing Beats, Breaks and Bass lines along with countless other original Tracks produced by KJ like Fly Away, Alive & Filtered bass for 45 minutes of awesome music if you haven’t seen this show yet do your self a flavor and E-mail KJ and ask him for a Promo DVD Video of there show. (promoters only please)

KJ holds a 10 year residents at Tabu in Orlando Fl. Over 5000 people pack it in every week to here KJ’ signature sound. Saturday nights are Hi=NRG Break’ & Hard House, with Re-mixes and original tracks that you will only here from KJ. Tuesday nights are Hip Hop and party breaks KJ’ amazing ability to combine Techno & Hip Hop keeps the party pumped. check out the photos in the gallery to see what it’ all about.