DJ Scandalous releases debut instrumental mixtape ‘When You’re Broke And Can’t Afford Great Singers…’

The songwriter and producer of house music known as DJ Scandalous has released his latest official mixtape, “When You’re Broke And Can’t Afford Great Singers….” The mixtape contains seven DJ Scandalous tracks and three bonus tracks for an approximate total listening time of 30 minutes. It has been proudly published as an independent release without the involvement of the corporate music industry on the Breath of Heaven Music record label. Emotive, colorful, and based on the most concrete fundamentals of house music, “When You’re Broke And Can’t Afford Great Singers…” showcases DJ Scandalous as a digital music artist with tons of range and enough energy to power a small metropolis.

When You’re Broke…” comes on the heels of DJ Scandalous’ popular single, “Move On,” which appeared on digital music shelves globally in July 2018.

Chicago’s DJ Scandalous cites as main artistic influences Phil Collins, Tupac Shakur, Martin Garrix, Chris Brown, Dua Lipa, Sasha Sloan, and M0. DJ Scandalous’ own sound takes elements from each of these and adds something fresh and unique for a result unlike anything today’s music fans have heard before. With an emphasis on danceability, back beats and melodic hooks, “When You’re Broke And…” by DJ Scandalous has a little something for everybody.

Commenting on the overall meaning of “When You’re Broke And Can’t Afford Great Singers…,” DJ Scandalous says, “It’s an instrumental album mostly comprised of dance tracks. I want people to feel happy, be happy, party and get wasted. Live life and have fun doing it.”

Asked to describe his start in music, DJ Scandalous writes, “In high school, I was in a diverse house music band called The Rhymester MOB where I produced the music and wrote a lot of the lyrics”

When You’re Broke And Can’t Afford Great Singers…” by DJ Scandalous on the Breath of Heaven Music label is available from over 600 quality digital music stores online worldwide now. Get in early, house music fans.

-S. McCauley

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