East Coast rapper Skillz is giving fans a reason to stay indoors. The hip-hop veteran has announced plans to take his talent to Instagram Live for a livestream deejay set.
On Tuesday, Skillz hit up Instagram to break the news to fans. He also revealed tomorrow’s live set would center on late music icons Prince and Michael Jackson.
“Calling all MJ & Prince fans….tomorrow we doing a different kind of live…ALL MJ & ALL PRINCE & everything related ( The Time, Sheila, Janet, The Jackson 5, Jimmy & Terry) you get my drift, meet me on live tomorrow at 6p EST we gone have a different type of party! Annnnd Im taking requests! Tag a MJ or Prince fan & let em know! #stayhome“
Earlier in the week, Skillz gave fans a taste of his deejaying skills. The Virginia rap artist shared footage of his random IG Live session.
Listen?!? Yesterday I woke up and thought “D*mn today would be a day where I was deejaying a brunch” so I hopped on live and just played songs I would play at a brunch….sh*t turned into a full fledge day party!!! Lol Shout to everyone who logged on all over the world, people took their phones outside and worked out, we legit started drinking Mimosas!!! 😂😂😂 Thanks for all the love yall & I appreciate the support! SWIPE RIGHT to see a dog dancing to “Excuse Me Miss” no…Im serious 😂😂😂😂 when yall wanna do it again!?! Lemme know”
Wait, There’s More
Last weekend, high-profile entertainers from Dipset’s Jim Jones and rap crooner Anderson .Paak to actress Tracee Ellis Ross applauded hitmaker D-Nice putting on an epic Instagram Live deejay show.
“pulled up in my drawls and had a blast. Thank you @dnice for the vibes we needed that! Who else was in there?! #homeschool” -Anderson .Paak
“Nah @dnice got nighas dropping a bag on live lol @dudvampfitt said he leavin he spent way to much money lol” -Jim Jones
“This man right here. I joined the HOME SCHOOL party 2 days in a row and danced myself happy. The hero of the quarantine is @dnice nothing like great music and good vibes. He brought us all together. Thank you D-Nice. Thank you!” -Tracee Ellis Ross
“Man my dude @dnice went the entire F in tonight!!!! 100k people on his IG live, ROCKING! Great job family” -Deon Cole
“We were there from day 1 now to 100k!! You’re name is in the history book @dnice! As bad as we need a cure we also needed this moment of togetherness. Coming together will change everything. Thank you bro!!.. Can’t wait to dance again tomorrow! 3pm! Yall don’t be late or the fire marshall will fosho shut that thang down!” -Tank
“The whole internet watching @dnice DJ while i’m just at my studio tryna make a beat like ….” -Royce Da 5’9
Before You Go
Last Friday night, Rae Sremmurd’s Swae Lee went all-out for a must-see concert. During his Instagram Live stream, Swae turned up to his hits from a recording studio.