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DJ Quik Hopes To Launch His Own Strain Of Kush Weed

DJ Quik Kush may soon be available in a Los Angeles marijuana dispensary. That is if he has his way. The legendary Compton producer recently spoke with KarmaloopTV about weed. First, he revealed that his favorite type of weed, which he said is "Sativa." Then, he hopes to have his very own strain soon. Quik briefly expressed interest in rolling out his own strain of kush weed, but as of press time, is waiting on dispensary to partner with him...

Album Charts: DJ Quik Sells 10K To Start With ‘Book Of David’, Cam & Vado Open At #73

This week's Billboard 200 is topped by the likes of Glee, Foo Fighters, and Adele, but some hip-hop acts made their mark as well. Chris Brown's F.A.M.E. stayed put at #9 with 37,000, as his album nears the gold sales mark; Wiz Khalifa's Rolling Papers sold another 34,000 to put him at #12; Rihanna's Loud lands at #16 with 28,000 sold; and Bruno Mars' Doo-Wops & Hooligans rounds out the top 20 at #18 with 25,000 sold, as he approaches platinum sales...

DJ Quik Celebrates ‘The Book Of David’ Release Alongside Jon B, Suga Free In L.A.

Armed with bottles of Cristal and Hennessey, David Blake (better known as Dj Quik) celebrated the release of his eighth studio album, The Book Of David, with a release party at the Key Club in Hollywood on Wednesday (April 20), putting on a show for fans alongside some of his industry peers. After 20 years, Quik still knows how to put on a show. He was relaxed and comfortable on stage, delivering infectious beats that kept the crowd dancing...

DJ Quik Teams Up With T.I.T.S Brand For Collabo Tee To Celebrate ‘Book Of David’ Release

T.I.T.S. Brand announced Tuesday (April 19) that they have teamed up with legendary Compton-bred producer, DJ Quik, for a collaborative tee, celebrating the release of his brand new album, The Book of David, out on 4/20. The DJ Quik x T.I.T.S. features the rapper/producer posing with a voluptuous babe wearing a tiny thong bikini, is in black and white, and is available in three colorways: black, white, and grey...

DJ Quik Goes After AMG On Twitter, Explains Fixxers Fallout

West coast rap legend DJ Quik went on a verbal tirade against former partner and fellow vet, AMG, on Twitter early Thursday (March 17), firing off a series of insults and explanations as to why their relationship fell apart. The duo formed a partnership in 2006, under the group name "The Fixxers," and released the hit single, "Can U Werk Wit Dat." Despite its success, their collaborative album, Midnight Life, never dropped...

DJ Quik Details Experience Of Japan Quake-Spawned Tsunami Warnings From Hawaii

As most of you have seen or heard by now, Japan was hit with an 8.9 earthquake early Friday morning (March 11), devastating the far east country. Since the initial quake, tsunami warnings were issued all around the world, even on the U.S.' west coast and Hawaii. Compton rap legend, DJ Quik, has been in Hawaii working as of late, and detailed his experience as he and Hawaii braced for the incoming tsunami...

DJ Quik To Return With Eighth Album, ‘The Book of David’

Six years after his last solo studio release, Trauma, hip-hop icon DJ Quik is preparing his return. The Compton, California native recently announced that his eighth solo studio album, The Book of David, will drop on April 20. As a nod to his birth-name, David Blake, this latest release is a candid and insightful project. Mixing his legendary beat crafting with his gangsta bravado, The Book Of David is a raw representation of Quik ...