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Friday, June 27, 2008

MP3 of the Day: DJ A-Trak

Posted By on Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 12:14 PM

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I'm a running addict, but finding new ways to get my music to inspire my legs to move is a constant struggle. It's strange that a big company like Nike would release some good original music, but I guess those guys know what it's like to hit the pavement (or the trails) on a regular basis. Nike's "Nike+ Original Run" series has produced some killer stuff in the past -- LCD Soundsystem's mix remains one of my running favorites. Now they've tapped DJ A-Trak to move listeners. The dude has been on the decks since he was a kid--winning DJ battles at age 15 and moving up in the world to tour with Kanye. Here's a sample of A-Trak's song for hitting the track, "Say Woah." -- Jennifer Maerz

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