Chris Villa

Chris Villa Flips Tracks From Beatsource’s ‘Classic House’ Playlist

Chris Villa

Arizona DJ and turntablist Chris Villa is back for the third episode of Beatsource’s Playlisted series. On this edition, Villa throws down with tracks from Beatsource’s Classic House playlist, along with a couple of others.


Jungle Brothers – I’ll House You
Daft Punk – Around The World
Inner City – Good Life
DJ Kool – Let Me Clear My Throat Live
The Bucketheads – The Bomb! (These Sounds Fall Into My Mind)
Armand Van Helden – The Funk Phenomena

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Watch Chris Villa’s ‘Playlisted’ Routine for May 2020

Chris Villa

Arizona DJ and turntablist Chris Villa returns for the second episode of Beatsource’s new series, Playlisted. On this installment, Villa flips tracks from Beatsource’s Da Art Of Storytellin’ playlist, which features tracks from some of hip-hop’s best storytellers, including Biggie, Common, Warren G, and Slick Rick.

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Chris Villa: Creative Process for Routines, Competing in 3Style: ‘The 20 Podcast’

Chris Villa

DJ Spider checks in with renowned DJ/producer Chris Villa on this week’s 20 Podcast. The Arizona native breaks down his creative process for making routines, what he learned from competing in Red Bull 3Style, what it was like attending DJ Jazzy Jeff’s PLAYLIST Retreat, and more.

Watch the interview above. An audio version of the podcast is also available on all major platforms.

Hosted by DJ Spider, The 20 Podcast features conversations with influential DJs and music industry professionals. Spider and his guests begin each episode by going through Beatsource‘s weekly list of must-have tracks, The 20.

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DJcity and Beatsource to Host Direct Relief Fundraiser Live Stream

Just Blaze. (Source: Facebook)

DJcity and Beatsource will be hosting an 8-hour live stream party this Saturday, April 11 to raise funds for those on the COVID-19 frontlines.

Tune in to watch sets from Just BlazeDJ RevolutionSamantha RonsonMad SkillzChris VillaDJ SceneDJ Spider, and Kayper. All donations will go to the Direct Relief organization.

Watch from 12 to 8 p.m. PT on Beatsource’s Twitch channel.


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Watch Chris Villa’s ‘Work’ Tone Play Tutorial for Super Hero DJs

Chris Villa. (Source: Instagram)

The Super Hero DJs online school has dropped a tutorial from DJcity’s Arizona representative Chris Villa. In these two preview videos, the turntablist breaks down one of his Red Bull 3Style routines.

Super Hero DJs offers multilingual lessons from world-class DJs, including former 3Style and DMC champs like Trayze, Hedspin, Fong Fong, JFB, and 69Beats.

Watch the preview videos below sign up for Super Hero DJs to watch the full videos. (Take advantage of the #stayhome special offer for 33% off memberships until the end of the month.)

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Watch Chris Villa’s ‘Trends Mix’ for August 2019

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After an extended hiatus, DJcity’s Arizona representative Chris Villa is back with a new Trends Mix. He performs a routine featuring three tracks from DJcity Trends and two throwbacks.


1. YG ft. Kamaiyah & G-Eazy – Do Not Disturb
2. Too $hort ft. Lil Jon & The Eastside Boyz – Shake That Monkey
3. Tory Lanez ft. Quavo & Tyga – Broke Leg
4. Fergie – London Bridge – Acapella
5. Young Thug ft. J. Cole & Travis Scott – The London

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DJcity Trends is a monthly collection of tracks intended to help DJs discover new and buzzing club tracks. The songs are hand-picked by influential DJs from around the world.

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