DJ Quik is more than just a hip-hop artist. He’s a musician – Quik, real name David Blake, is credited as follows on his latest LP, The Book of David: Drum Machine, Drums, Editing, Engineer, Executive Producer, Keyboards, Mixing, Operation, Pro-Tools, Producer, Programming, Sequencing.
Quik is also a music aficionado. He’s sampled some diverse material over the course of eight studio albums, dating back to 1991: from Angela Bofill to John Travolta and Jim Jacobs on The Book of David alone.
Which is why there’s no better person to interrogate at his local record shop: Amoeba Music in Hollywood. Watch the video and find out what’s inside of DJ Quik’s bag.