French-born producer UZ is a leading light of trap electronic music alongside Baauer &Flosstradamus. An influential tastemaker with nearly 200 releases to his name, UZ first exploded onto SoundCloud in 2012 via his ‘Trap Shit’ series, 25 genre-defining trap classics, and subsequently released other heavyweight releases such as ‘BallTrap Muzic Vol. 1’ compilation commissioned by Redbull Studios, and billboard charting (#24) debut album”Layers”. His discography also features many singles and collaborations with major pop, rap, and electronic artists, including T-Pain, Ice Cube, Trae Tha Truth, Problem, Elliphant, OG Maco, Flosstradamus, Zeds Dead, DJ Shadow among others.
UZ has performed at every global music festival, including Coachella, Sonar, EDC Las Vegas, and Ultra Music Festival, in addition to headlining tours around the world.
After years behind the mask, in 2017 UZ unmasked himself as a producer and DJ Troubl, famous two time DJ world champion, and for his belatedly Stones Throw-approved Quasimoto/Madlibmixtape A Journey Into Fresh Diggin: Quasimoto Meets Himself
Today, UZ remains an active voice in trap & bass via his speaker-rattling live sets and his label, Quality Goods Records. Since launching in April 2016, the label has discovered breakout artists including SAYMYNAME, Oski, Ian Munro, Nitti Gritti, ATLiens to name only a few…