Hey guys, I am Duran “DJ Ran” Alicea

DJ Ran is one of the hottest mobile/club DJs to come out of New Jersey. He’s a creative, passionate, soulful young man whose music illustrates these qualities. DJ Ran’s versatile style allows him to play various genres of music with an undeniable talent for mixing, blending, and scratching today’s hottest songs without skipping a beat. DJ Ran grew up in Irvington, New Jersey. He put on headphones and planted himself behind turntables at the age of 10. With consistency and dedication, DJ Ran has become one of the most recognized, requested, and respected DJs from New Jersey. His exceptional talents have blossomed into tight skills that make his versatility unmatchable. He entertains at retail and corporate events, concerts, fashion shows, nightclubs, proms, electoral events, celebrity events, and weddings, just to name a few. He’s known for being the first DJ to spin live in shopping malls across the country as the tour/grand opening DJ for Against All Odds clothing stores. In this role, DJ Ran helped Against All Odds grow from 3 stores to over 65 locations on both coasts. Each weekend, DJ Ran traveled to a different Against All Odds location and played live in the stores as a promotional strategy for the company. As a member of the marketing team, he assisted in the planning of various events and ensured customer awareness. DJ Ran also created Against All Odds promotional mix CDs, which were distributed to over 30,000 customers per season.

DJ Ran has appeared on BET’s Rap City: Tha Basement on three occasions and is the family event DJ for Queen Latifah. He was the 2013 election victory party DJ for Kenneth Thompson, Brooklyn New York’s first Black District Attorney. Other clients include actor Darren Henson of Soul Food and Stomp The Yard, actress Mimi Faust of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta, and comedian/actor Mike Epps. DJ Ran is also the fundraising DJ for Newark mayoral candidate Shavar Jeffries, and was the iheartradio awards viewing DJ in NYC. He was a 2013 107.5 WBLS Harlem Week DJ Competition Finalist and was featured on www.grustletv.com for this accomplishment. He was also the DJ for the Memorial Day Mixmaster Weekend on WBLS this year.

This new star is on the rise, and there’s no doubt that DJ Ran has the potential to achieve his goal of becoming one of the world’s most notable DJs. This artist isn’t lacking focus or desire. DJ Ran knows what he wants and believes that it’s only a matter of time before he has the opportunity to share his musical talents with the world.


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