DJ Shadow

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DJ Shadow
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Background information
Birth name Joshua Paul Davis
Also known as DJ Shadow
Born (1972-06-29) June 29, 1972 (age 45)
San Jose, California
Origin Davis, California
Genres Hip hop, Hyphy, instrumental hip hop, trip hop, turntablism
Occupations Producer, DJ
Instruments Keyboards, turntables, sampler, synthesizer
Years active 1989–present
Labels Mo'Wax
Quannum Projects
Associated acts UNKLE
The Quannum Collective
Website Official Site

Joshua Paul Davis, (born June 29, 1972)[1][2] known by his stage name DJ Shadow, is an American music producer, DJ and songwriter. He is an important person in the history of instrumental hip hop. He became well known after his first album Endtroducing....., which was made entirely from samples. He has a collection of over 60,000 records.[3]

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