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DJ Candlestick chops not slops EL-KUUMBA TAPE VOL. 1

The Chopstars DJ remixes Lil Uzi Vert, Shoreline Mafia, Drake, and more.

January 02, 2020
DJ Candlestick chops not slops <i>EL-KUUMBA TAPE VOL. 1</i>

If you needed to ease into 2020 and avoid any aggressive energy for as long as possible, DJ Candlestick is way ahead of you. Soon after OVO Sound's Oliver El-Khatib released his EL-KUUMBA TAPE VOL. 1 before Christmas, which included the new Drake song "War," the Chopstars producer and DJ Candlestick has dropped his remixed version.

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DJ Candlestick chops not slops the entire project, including skits and the song almost everyone tried to dance to in the last month: Lil Uzi Vert's "Futsal Shuffle 2020." Candlestick had a busy 2019, releasing several remix projects including Live.Love.A$AP, The PURPL WIZRD, and IF BEALE STREET WAS CHOPPED. In an email, he also revealed a new project OVO fans should be excited about as well: "Whenever OVO and Chopstars collab it’s always a master piece for fans of the chopped and screwed genre. OG Ron C and myself will be dropping Purple Scorpion in a special way in 2020."

You can catch Candlestick on the Chop Not Slop Radio on 93.7 The Beat from Houston every Sunday from midnight to 2 AM.

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Photo: Kendrick Asibor

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DJ Candlestick chops not slops EL-KUUMBA TAPE VOL. 1