Dj Stakz was born in Brooklyn, New York, and having proud roots from Haiti. Stakz has created a winning attitude for music and representing his Haitian culture. Influenced by his father a musician and a DJ, and his older brother who was very much into dancehall and hip-hop, Stakz found his love for music at an early age as he wanted to pursue it as a career.
He is the first Haitian American DJ to perform at Rolling Loud in 2021 alongside Fivio Foreign, Lil Baby, DaBaby, Zoey Dallaz, and more. Stakz is the founder of the Hi-Profile Music Group, better known as H.P.M.G. which is an entertainment group of DJs; In addition, Stakz is sponsored by Monster Energy / Monster Music. He is also a brand ambassador for Audiomack, Figgers Wireless, 2Canz Headphones, and Tote & Carry.
DJ Stakz’s talent is not limited to turntables. He leads the crowd with confidence and charm, showing that there is more to this talented person. The ability to personally communicate with the crowd simply by turning music says a lot about his incredible gifts. He links together urban, Caribbean and Haitian demographics.
He has traveled the world and continues to leave his mark in places such as Paris, Dubai, Haiti, Jamaica, etc. Stakz versatility in playing all genres of music has led him to work and play amongst celebrities such as Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, Wyclef Jean, J.Cole, Mobb Deep, MiG Arogan, Cardi B., Meek Mill, Nipsey Hussle, Nicki Minaj, Mavado, Serani, Shabba Ranks, Konshens, Marc Allinds, Machel Montano, Carimi, T-Vice, and much more.
“Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard and never give up on your dreams, even when nobody else believes they can come true, but YOU. ” — DJ STAKZ.
You can follow DJ Stakz on his Instagram: @djstakz