Queens, NY – On what would have been Jam Master Jay’s 54th birthday, his son TJ Mizell and A-Trak have collaborated for a tribute video to the late Run-DMC legend.
Simply titled, “Happy Birthday Jam Master Jay Tribute,” the visible finds each DJs remixing and sampling the pioneering Hip Hop trio’s music.
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“I’ve regarded as much as A-Trak since I began my DJ Career and have constructed a dope relationship via the years,” Mizell mentioned in a press launch. “When I requested him to do that, he was more than pleased to be part of it.”
JMJ was killed on October 30, 2002 inside his Jamaica, Queens studio on the age of 37. Netflix premiered the ReMastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay? documentary final month, which explored the main points of the case.
In archival footage of the night time it occurred, Public Enemy’s Chuck D and lots of of JMJ’s friends arrive on the scene in disbelief. It stays one in every of Hip Hop’s largest unsolved murders, alongside the murders of Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G.