Justin Murta is an American DJ & musician and is best known for his live opening sets and MC work for many top artists specializing in EDM & Electronica music. With over 50,000 followers and subscribers on Facebook and Instagram, his content has over 500,000 total views since 2012. Justin Murta has collaborated and performed with celebrity music artists such as; Cee Lo Green, Armin Van Buren and Chris Brown. He has performed in 34 countries and has toured internationally for over 12 years.
Justin began his musical journey as a violinist and has made music his focus since 1999, when he first began his recording career at Rainstorm Studios in Seattle. In 2003, his HipHop group “the Rebelz,” rose to local fame after winning the Seattle Emerging Artist Award, were nominated for many of Seattle’ Mayor Achievement Awards and were featured on programs and publications including: NBC’s HipHop Nation and West Coast Performer Magazine. Their notoriety propelled them to create the “HipHop Handbook” series, in which he produced and toured for several years.
2009, while on tour, he was invited to work on a featured television show, HipHop Central. In Vietnam. His success there saw his ambassadorship for several major name brands including: Converse, Heineken and Smirnoff Vodka. His headlining shows packed stadiums and outdoor festivals across Indochina for nearly six years. In 2015, he returned to the United States to work on his personal music production and simultaneously found fortune in niche DJ scenes including K-Pop, Future Bass and Open Format Private Events.
In the past few years, he has built a relationship and following with RAW Artists, and mentors aspiring artists to make their passion in music a reality. Currently, he is a resident DJ for King 5 News in Seattle, The DJ Sessions on ITV and Silver Reef Casino, and is making plans to release his self-titled debut album in 2020.
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