New tracks that DJs should know about.
Earlier this week, Roc Nation announced on its website that Dijon “DJ Mustard” McFarlane has been signed to their label division. The Los Angeles-based producer will join a celebrated roster that includes Rihanna, J. Cole and Calvin Harris.
Responsible for producing some hip-hop’s biggest hits in recent years, Mustard’s signature “ratchet” sound and “Mustard on the Beat” phrase can be heard on tracks such as 2 Chainz’s “I’m Different,” Tyga’s “Rack City,” Young Jeezy’s “RIP,” B.O.B.’s “Headband,” Ty Dolla $ign’s “Paranoid” and most recently Kid Ink’s “Show Me.”
In the video below, Mustard discusses his plans as a solo artist and why he signed to the Roc Nation label: