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1200 Warriors (United States)

a.k.a DJ Choco and DJ Rivero
<p>With influences from the streets of Washington Heights in New York City and straight from their ethnic roots. They bring a new era of music. A mixture of some Hard House, Disco and Dance, with a touch of Funk, soul and Hip Hop.</p> <p>Never the less, these two also have there solo career’s as dj’s, remixers and producers.</p> <p>For many years Choco has been the main engineer for the WU-<span class="caps">TANG</span> <span class="caps">CLAN</span> and <span class="caps">RZA</span>.<br /> as well as having success house hits as &#8220;New Day&#8221; on 4th Floor Records and 95 south&#8217;s &quot;Sunday Shouting &quot;b-boy shouting remix on Defected Records.</p> <p>Rivero started out as a local dj, which got him&#8230;<a href="#" id="more_link" onclick="$(&quot;bio&quot;).visualEffect(&quot;highlight&quot;); $(&quot;bio&quot;).update(&quot;&lt;p&gt;With influences from the streets of Washington Heights in New York City and straight from their ethnic roots. They bring a new era of music. A mixture of some Hard House, Disco and Dance, with a touch of Funk, soul and Hip Hop.&lt;/p&gt;\n&lt;p&gt;Never the less, these two also have there solo career\u2019s as dj\u2019s, remixers and producers.&lt;/p&gt;\n&lt;p&gt;For many years Choco has been the main engineer for the WU-&lt;span class=\&quot;caps\&quot;&gt;TANG&lt;/span&gt; &lt;span class=\&quot;caps\&quot;&gt;CLAN&lt;/span&gt; and &lt;span class=\&quot;caps\&quot;&gt;RZA&lt;/span&gt;.&lt;br /&gt;\nas well as having success house hits as &amp;#8220;New Day&amp;#8221; on 4th Floor Records and 95 south&amp;#8217;s &amp;quot;Sunday Shouting &amp;quot;b-boy shouting remix on Defected Records.&lt;/p&gt;\n&lt;p&gt;Rivero started out as a local dj, which got him into editing, remixing and producing. Now being dragged out from behind the scenes, they had their smash on Defected Records titled &amp;#8220;Gangsta House&amp;#8221; feat the legend &lt;span class=\&quot;caps\&quot;&gt;KRS&lt;/span&gt;-&lt;span class=\&quot;caps\&quot;&gt;ONE&lt;/span&gt;, on the Jazzy Jeff Compilation&lt;br /&gt;\nAnd has been re-released on Slaag Traxx,&lt;/p&gt;\n&lt;p&gt;These two are making there mark with releases and remixes on Aroma Records, Defected Records , Detour Recordings, 4kenzo Recordings ,Greenskeepers Music , Flatpack Traxx , Jack The System and of course Magnetic Recordings and Oomph Recordings as well. There debut album due out this year has collaborations with Michelle Weeks, Ky-Mani Marley, DJ Sneak, Keith Robinson and Craig Mitchell. It also has the usual tracks with the1200 sound they are known for.&lt;/p&gt;\n&lt;p&gt;They also started there own imprint called 1200 &lt;span class=\&quot;caps\&quot;&gt;TRAXX&lt;/span&gt; which is a digital only label (For now). With a couple of releases already hitting the dance floors such as \u201cAt Last\u201d &amp;amp; \u201cJazzo\u201d .They will be releasing their own music as well as other artist.&lt;/p&gt;\n&lt;p&gt;These 2 Guys are definitely creeping up fast. Their music is being played everywhere.&lt;br /&gt;\nIf it says 1200 on it, you know who it is. (hint hint)&lt;/p&gt;\n&lt;p&gt;Be on the look out in for many more projects on 1200 &lt;span class=\&quot;caps\&quot;&gt;TRAXX&lt;/span&gt; as well as their debut album.&lt;/p&gt;&quot;);; return false;">Show complete bio</a>

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  • 03/05/2008: 2 Years What's Cookin' with 1200 Warriors
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