Crissy Criss’ debut album drops
Crissy Criss is a name every dnb head knows very well. Given his first set of decks at the tender of 5 by his stepfather Kenny Ken, he has been surrounded by dnb his entire life and given the best start any DJ could dream of. His first booking came from DJ Zinc at the age of 13 and his introduction to Radio 1 came 2 years later when he took on The Residency aged 15, the youngest DJ presenter to ever grace the BBC’s flagship station.
Since then he has flown the flag for Drum and Bass on the BBC, with a weekly Radio 1Xtra show which delighted listeners for a total of ten years. Breaking new artists on the biggest stage, Crissy Criss helped kick start the careers the likes of Netsky, Camo & Krooked, Wilkinson, Flux Pavillion, Doctor P, FuntCase, Metrik, Mind Vortex, Fred V & Grafix, SPY, Dimension and many more iconic names.
Like many DJs he started to make his own music, regularly releasing material on a host of labels since 2004. Fast forward to today and after a discography encompassing D&B, Dubstep, House, HipHop and a Top 40 co-produced track with Shy FX for ‘Yasmin – On My Own’, Crissy Criss is now ready to let
It’s a great privilege for us to be able to premiere one of the album tracks for you today. We chose ‘Global Riddim’ which Crissy Criss made with Upgrade and features the vocal talents of veteran MC, $pyda and is, in our opinion, an absolute weapon!!
Check out ‘Global Riddim’ below and buy ‘War On Silence’ LP from 5th April here