DJ Carisma

‘R.O.A.D. Podcast’: DJ Carisma on Her Role in Bringing Hip-Hop Back to LA Radio

'R.O.A.D. Podcast': DJ Carisma on Her Role in Bringing Hip-Hop Back to LA Radio

On this week’s episode of the R.O.A.D. Podcast, the crew spoke to Power 106‘s DJ Carisma. The Los Angeles native and Young California co-founder explained her role in bringing hip-hop back to LA radio by breaking local artists like the Cali Swag District, New Boyz, Rej3ctz, and YG during the 2010s EDM era.

Carisma also shared how she was convinced by Nick Cannon to join his new morning show after her decision to leave radio in 2017.

Watch an excerpt above and the full interview here.

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Young California Drops Mix Packed with West Coast Bangers

Young California is one of the biggest hubs for west coast hip-hop and now they’re dropping mixes as part of the “Young California Radio” brand. For their first release, DJs Amen, Carisma, and Kay Rich deliver 38 new bangers from the west side. Stream and download above.

1. DJ Kay Rich – YNGCA Intro
2. Casey Veggies ft. YG & IamSu – Backflip
3. Show Banga – Been That
4. DJ Mustard ft. IamSu & AKA Frank – Can’t Tell Me
5. YG – BPT
6. Kool John ft. P-Lo – B#tch I Look Good
7. French Montana – Don’t Panic
8. Milla ft. Sage The Gemini – Sin City
9. Kalin And Myles ft. IamSu & P-Lo – Do My Step
10. The Kid Ryan – I Do
11. Vell ft. Ty Dolla $ign – Childish
12. DJ Kay Rich ft. Syrup & The Kid Ryan – What You Sippin’ On
13. Bobby Brackins ft. G-Eazy & Mila J – Hot Box
14. Omarion ft. Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko – Post To Be
15. Chris Brown ft. Akon – Came To Do
16. DJ Mustard ft. Fabolous & Eric Bellinger – 4 Digits
17. IamSu ft. E-40 & Too Short – TWDY
18. Ty Dolla $ign ft. Fabolous – Type of Sh#t I Hate
19. IamSu ft. Wiz Khalifa & Berner – What You ‘Bout
20. Vell ft. Omar Aura – Oakland 2 Fresno
21. Tinashe – All Hands On Deck
22. The Kid Ryan ft. Problem & Mr. Smith – No Boundaries
23. G-Eazy ft. E-40 & Jay Ant – Far Alone Remix
24. DJ ASAP ft. Sage The Gemini, Baeza, Symba, TKR, & Milla – Jordan
25. Jake & Papa – I Got It
26. Mase ft. Eric Bellinger – Nothing
27. Yesi Ortiz ft. Yung Berg & Verse Simmonds – Ain’t My Fault
28. Rayven Justice – Hit Or Nah
29. DJ Carisma ft. Tory Lanez, Eric Bellinger, Sage The Gemini, & Mishon – Anyway
30. Netta Brielle ft. IamSu – 3xKrazy
31. Rayven Justice ft. Joe Moses – FYN
32. L!Z ft. Rayven Justice – Love My Chick
33. DJ Carisma & Cadence – Want This
34. O.T. Genasis – CoCo
35. Ty Dolla $ign – Stand For
36. G-Eazy ft. Remo – I Mean It
37. Marc E. Bassy ft. IamSu – Relapse
38. Kehlani ft. The Kid Ryan – FWU – TKRemix

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