JNR

Bio


Hailing from Toronto, JNR credits his love for music to theweekly trips to the record shop at the local mall with his dadand siblings at a ripe young age of 5. Older cousins withregular basement parties also had a huge part in inspiringhim to DJ. In Singapore since 1998, he has been purveyinghis brand of soul-inspired feel-good music whenever heplays.JNR's sound at its heart, is a blend of Deep House, DetroitTechno, fused with Boogie, Philly Soul and early ChicagoHouse. He is inspired by Djs like T heo Parrish, MK,RadioSlave, Jeff Mills, Ben Klock, Kevin Saunderson, DerrickMay, Osunlade, to name a few. And his love for Soul-inspiredmusic runs deep, as he as also been known to throw downeclectic sets, blending Vintage Breaks, Neo Soul and JazzyHip Hop, or even hold it down with straight up Old Skool HipHop.As a former resident DJ of Z ouk, JNR supported the likes ofDerrick Carter, Louis Vega, Osunlade, Joris Voorn,Tiefschwarz, Anja Schneider, Agoria, Paul Kalkbrenner, FritzKalkebrenner, Trus'me, Spirit Catcher, DAM-FUNK, DimitriFrom Paris; and share the stage with Dennis Ferrer, SethTroxler, Dubfire, Midnight Juggernauts, and Lindstrom atfestivals like Z oukOut (2010). Other highlights thus farinclude playing at Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide Festival(Singapore) in 2009, 2010 & 2011.He currently holds down residencies in Singapore andaround South East Asia.

Stats

Tracks #1 0
Releases #1 0
Tracks in Top 10 0
Releases in Top 10 1
Tracks in Top 100 0
Releases in Top 100 2
Days in Top 100 Tracks 0
Days in Top 100 Releases 65
These stats concerns the main Top 100 and the Top 100 for each genre. Data for tracks start on November 1st 2012, and data for releases start on January 1st 2014.