DJ cRiTiK aka. The Critikally Acclaimed
Hometown: New York City
Current City: Ottawa Ont
Joharley Lucien as DJ Critik had been DJing for over a decade now. With music being a passion of his since he was young and growing up in Queens and Long Island (New York), Hip Hop was all around him. When he moved to Ottawa, he collaborated with another DJ and made it a goal to become better then the rest His motto is… It’s not WHAT you play; it’s HOW you play it.
Critik is one of the Entertainment Industry’s premier DJ, his name is synonymous with what’s happening in Music today. One of the cities most in demand DJ as well as a fixture in the night life scene, Critik spins in the hottest night clubs all over. Critik continues to be highly requested to rock the most talked about album release parties, birthdays Parties, concerts and other high profile events. Over the years Critik has developed a brilliance and maturity of style that is prolific and influential.He is not known just for the way he orchestrates the records to keep the floor packed or for breaking a new album – he is highly regarded as an MC, Master of Ceremony. Critik learned voraciously from other DJ’s before his time and has transcended the style of DJing & MCing to another level.
In 2010 and 2012 Critik was nominated for a DJ Stylus Award (Central Division) – Canada. He has been the Special event DJ for one of Ottawa’s Hit Radio Stations.
Played in major Night Clubs in cities such as:
- Toronto, Ontario
- Montreal, Quebec
- Kingston, Ontario
- Cancun, Mexico
- Puerto Vallerta, Mexico
- New York City, NY
The Summer of 2012, he Co-Founded Breakout Squad, which is a ELITE Team of DJs/Promoters/Photographers and Music lovers. The Breakout Squad is committed to enhancing brand experience through music.
They specializes in Hip-Hop, R’n’B, House, Techno, Top 40, Dancehall Reggae, B-More Style, Kompa, Zouk which makes their verticality unmatched.
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