DJ Ready Red shares Trenton’s hip hop history and learning from New York DJs | Interview
DJ Ready Red, most notably known as an original member of the Get Boys, was raised in Trenton, NJ. In this video with TheBeeShine, Ready Red mentions some of the earliest DJs in Trenton that inspired his career path, including DJ Cheese from Plainfield. He also talks about visiting Philadelphia and New York City to see how his skills compared to other regions. Ready Red would show off in DJ battles by wearing handcuffs while spinning breakbeats. He carried records wherever he went and kept needle cartridges in his hat in case any DJ opportunity presented itself.