DJ Jazzy Jeff becomes a part of DJ Hero
DJ Jazzy Jeff will become virtual as he joins the list of DJs in Activision’s DJ Hero. So far the other announced DJs are : DJ Shadow, DJ Z-Trip, Grandmaster Flash, and DJ AM. DJ Jazzy Jeff will have the following two exclusive mixes: Tears for Fears “Shout” vs. Eric B. & Rakim “Eric B. Is President” and LL Cool J “Rock the Bells” vs. The Aranbee Pop Symphony Orchestra “Bittersweet Symphony.”
“I am very, very excited DJ culture is finally getting its due. To have a song in DJ Hero is a dream come true; to be a character someone can pick up the controller and select you and play is probably the biggest thing to happen to me in my career,” said DJ Jazzy Jeff. “Music is so much a part of everyone’s life, DJ Hero is going to appeal to almost everybody.”
Here is DJ Jazzy Jeff talking about the experience of working with Activision on DJ Hero.