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Vekked Wins 2015 DMC World DJ Championship

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Vekked at the 2015 DMC World DJ Championships on October 4, 2015 in London, England. (DMC)
 
Canadian turntablist Vekked took the crown at the DMC World DJ Championship on Sunday. His accomplishment comes after winning the DMC Online DJ Championship in July.
 
The second and third place world championship winners were New Zealand’s DJ Spell and the USA’s DJ Precision, respectively.
 
Vekked has since received an outpouring of support from turntablists around the world, including heavyweights Craze, Total Eclipse, and Four Color Zack.
 


The other winners on Sunday were DJ Precision and 9 O’Clock, who took the DMC World Supremacy and DMC World Team championships, respectively.
 
Stay tuned for videos of all the winning sets.
 
Related: Vekked Wins 2015 DMC Online DJ Championship

Vekked Wins 2015 DMC Online DJ Championship

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Vekked performing at the 2015 Canadian DJ Show. (Facebook)
 
After four years and two runner-up finishes, Canada’s Vekked has won the 2015 DMC Online DJ Championship.
 
The Waterloo native’s routine, which was posted in mid-July, has since gone viral and received coverage from numerous websites. It currently has over 700,000 YouTube views.
 
As part of the prize, Vekked will perform at the DMC World Final on October 4 in London.
 
Watch his winning routine below.
 

 
Related: Watch Vekked and DJ Brace’s ‘Ain’t Nobody Fresher’ Routine

Vekked’s Routine for DMC Online Finals


 
UPDATE: Vekked has won the 2015 DMC Online DJ Championship. Get details here.
 
Canadian turntablist Vekked has uploaded his final entry to the 2015 DMC Online DJ Championship. The Waterloo native’s six-minute routine is one of the cleanest and most technical we’ve ever seen from him.
 
The winner of the competition will be announced on July 29. In the meantime, check out the other seven finalists at the DMC Online DJ Championship’s website.
 
Related: Vekked’s DMC Online Championship Fifth-Round Routine

Vekked’s DMC Online Championship Fifth-Round Routine


 
The 2015 DMC Online Championship began in March, and one of the best routines we’ve seen so far is Vekked’s fifth-round entry. Watch above as the Canadian turntablist shreds through a two-minute routine that includes a variety of classic hip-hop samples.
 
The final round of the DMC Online Championship begins on July 15, and the winner will be announced on July 29. You can vote for Vekked’s fifth-round entry here.
 
Vekked won the DMC World Supremacy Championship in 2012, the IDA World Championships in 2012 and 2013 and is one-half of turntablist duo The Fresherthans.
 
Related: Watch The Fresherthans’ ‘Ain’t Nobody Fresher’ Routine

Watch The Fresherthans’ ‘Ain’t Nobody Fresher’ Routine


 
There are numerous turntablist groups but only a fraction of them produce their own music.
 
Enter The Fresherthans: a recently formed duo comprised of Canadian DJs Brace and Vekked. Both these guys have individually won awards, and in 2014, took second place in their first two competitions as a group: the DMC World Finals and the IDA World DJ Championships.
 
Building on their momentum, The Fresherthans have provided DJcity TV with an exclusive routine which features impressive scratching over three original compositions.
 
Related: Our Top Picks for the 2014 DMC Online DJ Championship

Watch DJ Tigerstyle’s IDA 2014 Promo Video


 
With the IDA 2014 World DJ Championships going down this Saturday (December 6), DJ Tigerstyle has connected with fellow turntablists IQ, Irie, Funktion & Steve Nash, Fong Fong, and Vekked for a new scratch routine. All the music in the video was produced by Tigerstyle.
 
The battle takes place in Krakow, Poland and is co-sponsored by DJcity. For more information, visit IDA’s website.
 
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