DJ Screw, born Robert Earl Davis Jr., was an influential figure in the hip-hop industry, best known for pioneering the unique “chopped and screwed” DJ technique. His innovative method of remixing, slowing down tempo and applying record scratching, altered the landscape of Southern hip-hop. Even though DJ Screw is no longer with us, his musical legacy continues to reverberate through the industry.
DJ Screw Discography
DJ Screw’s discography is a testament to his prodigious output and relentless creativity. Known for his extensive series of mixtapes called “Screw Tapes,” he released over 200 during his lifetime. These tapes captured his unique “chopped and screwed” style, featuring slowed down songs with scratched hooks and beats, forever imprinting his mark on hip-hop music.