Rahzel or Rahzel M. Brown, also known as the « Godfather of Noyze, » is an American musician and virtuoso beatboxer, formerly a member of The Roots. His talents were also showcased in his solo projects as well as on Ben Harper’s 2000 single, « Steal My Kisses. » Rahzel was able to perform beats as well as spoken or sung lyrics simultaneously, as evidenced in his performances of « Iron Man » and his definitive song « If Your Mother Only Knew » a hidden track on Make the Music 2000. He also provided his own voice on video games SSX and SSX Tricky.
DJ JS-1 (Rocksteady Crew) is one of the only DJs to ever produce and release his own albums, 12″ singles, Mixtapes and CDs, Sound effects records and Party break records while maintaining a touring schedule that keeps him travelling more than 6 months out of a year DJing for Rahzel of the Roots as well as many other artists, parties and concerts.