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DJ Abilities

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Birth name
Gregory Keltgen

Years active

Also known as

DJ Abilities

Producer, DJ


Hip hop music

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1979 (age 35–36)

New York, New York, United States

E&A, The Anti-Album, Finally

Music groups
Eyedea & Abilities, Semi.Official

Similar People
Eyedea, I Self Devine, Mr Dibbs, Slug, Rob Sonic


Record label
Rhymesayers Entertainment

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Gregory Keltgen (born 1979), better known by his stage name DJ Abilities, is a Minnesota-based underground hip hop producer and DJ signed to Rhymesayers Entertainment. He is a founding member of Eyedea & Abilities alongside the late rapper Eyedea and also Semi.Official alongside rapper I Self Devine. Abilities is a member of 1200 Hobos and was also a member of Atmosphere at one point.


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DJ Abilities is well known in the Midwest for being one of the best battle DJs in the local scene, having won both the 1999 and 2001 DMC Regional championships. However, he and Eyedea were noted, above all, for their ability to interact in live on stage performances, as well as on record.

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DJ Abilities released First Born, a debut album with the rapper Eyedea as Eyedea & Abilities, in 2001. He handled the turntable work on El-P's 2002 solo debut album Fantastic Damage. Two more collaborative albums with Eyedea, E&A (2004) and By the Throat (2009), were both released on Rhymesayers Entertainment. In 2012, he toured with Jel.

DJ mixes

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  • Finally (1997, Rhymesayers Entertainment)
  • ...For Persons with DJ Abilities (2000, Rhymesayers Entertainment)
  • Now! That's What I Call Fuck Off (2012, self-released)
  • The Blends (2014, self-released)
  • Productions

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  • Deep Puddle Dynamics - "Deep Puddle Theme Song", "Thought vs. Action" and "Where the Wild Things Are" from The Taste of Rain... Why Kneel? (1999)
  • Guest appearances

  • Rusty Ps - "All I Have" from Out of Many (2001)
  • Unknown Prophets - "The Wrong Route" from World Premier (2001)
  • El-P - Fantastic Damage (2002)
  • Mr. Lif - "Return of the B-Boy" from I Phantom (2002)
  • One Be Lo - L.A.B.O.R. (2011)
  • Killer Mike - "Go!" from R.A.P. Music (2012)
  • Seez Mics - "Post Pathic Profiteers" from Cruel Fuel (2014)
  • References

    DJ Abilities Wikipedia