Anthony Williams (May 17, 1972 – September 19, 2009), better known as Roc Raida or Grandmaster Roc Raida, was an American DJ, turntablist and producer. He was also a member of the DJ group the X-Ecutioners. He won the 1995 DMC World DJ Championship and was inducted into the DMC Hall of Fame four years later. He was the DJ for rapper MF Grimm through the mid-1990s, during both of the early stages of their careers. He also appeared in the 2001 film Scratch and the international television series Kung Faux.

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  • Roc Raida (bürgerlich Anthony Williams; * 18. Mai 1972 in New York City; † 19. September 2009 ebenda) war ein US-amerikanischer DJ, Musikproduzent und einer der bedeutendsten Turntablisten. Er war auch als Mitglied der Band The X-Ecutioners bekannt. (de)
  • Anthony Williams (18 mai 1972 – 19 septembre 2009), plus connu sous le surnom Roc Raida, était un disc jockey américain, turntabliste, producteur et membre du groupe de DJs, The X-Ecutioners. Durant sa carrière, il a remporté de nombreux prix, dont le championnat du monde DMC en 1995, et a notamment accompagné le rappeur Busta Rhymes lors de sa tournée internationale. (fr)
  • Considerato uno dei migliori DJ nella storia dell'hip hop, Roc Raida è stato insignito di numerosi premi, tra cui quello del DMC World DJ Championship, nel 1995. In aggiunta alla propria carriera solista e come membro degli X-Ecutioners, ha lavorato con artisti del calibro di Show & AG, Jungle Brothers, Smif-N-Wessun, P!nk e Large Professor. (it)
  • Roc Raida, pseudoniem van Anthony Williams (New York City, 18 mei 1972 – 19 september 2009), was een Amerikaanse DJ, turntablist en producer. Roc Raida maakte deel uit van het DJ-team de Executioners. Hij heeft zowel solo als met dit team vele hoogtepunten gekend en zijn bijdrage aan de kunst van turntablism is volgens vele collega DJ's van onschatbare waarde. Roc Raida was onder andere bekend door zijn turntablism-routines en technische vaardigheden op de draaitafels. Hij heeft in 1995 de titel op de DMC-wereldkampioenschappen gewonnen. In september 2009 overleed Roc Raida op 37-jarige leeftijd aan de gevolgen van een hartstilstand (nl)
  • Anthony Williams (May 17, 1972 – September 19, 2009), better known as Roc Raida or Grandmaster Roc Raida, was an American DJ, turntablist and producer. He was also a member of the DJ group the X-Ecutioners. He joined the X-Men in the late 1980s, but due to copyright reasons, the group later became known as the X-Ecutioners. The group released three studio albums, 1997's X-Pressions, 2002's Built from Scratch and 2004's Revolutions. In the 1990s he and MF Grimm were an emcee/DJ team, and his DJ contributions can be heard on MF Grimm's Scars & Memories compilation. In addition to his work with MF Grimm and the X-Ecutioners, Roc Raida released albums as a solo artist, his most famous being 2005's Rock Phenomenon, a mash-up album he released with DJ Vlad that blended rock songs with hip hop songs, which won the Mash-Up Mixtape of the Year at the Justo Mixtape Awards. He also produced songs for artists including Ill Al Skratch, Showbiz and A.G., the Jungle Brothers, Mad Skillz, Smif-N-Wessun, Jehst, and Big Pun, and he served as Busta Rhymes' DJ. He won the 1995 DMC World DJ Championship and was inducted into the DMC Hall of Fame four years later. He was the DJ for rapper MF Grimm through the mid-1990s, during both of the early stages of their careers. He also appeared in the 2001 film Scratch and the international television series Kung Faux. (en)
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  • Roc Raida (bürgerlich Anthony Williams; * 18. Mai 1972 in New York City; † 19. September 2009 ebenda) war ein US-amerikanischer DJ, Musikproduzent und einer der bedeutendsten Turntablisten. Er war auch als Mitglied der Band The X-Ecutioners bekannt. (de)
  • Anthony Williams (18 mai 1972 – 19 septembre 2009), plus connu sous le surnom Roc Raida, était un disc jockey américain, turntabliste, producteur et membre du groupe de DJs, The X-Ecutioners. Durant sa carrière, il a remporté de nombreux prix, dont le championnat du monde DMC en 1995, et a notamment accompagné le rappeur Busta Rhymes lors de sa tournée internationale. (fr)
  • Considerato uno dei migliori DJ nella storia dell'hip hop, Roc Raida è stato insignito di numerosi premi, tra cui quello del DMC World DJ Championship, nel 1995. In aggiunta alla propria carriera solista e come membro degli X-Ecutioners, ha lavorato con artisti del calibro di Show & AG, Jungle Brothers, Smif-N-Wessun, P!nk e Large Professor. (it)
  • Anthony Williams (May 17, 1972 – September 19, 2009), better known as Roc Raida or Grandmaster Roc Raida, was an American DJ, turntablist and producer. He was also a member of the DJ group the X-Ecutioners. He won the 1995 DMC World DJ Championship and was inducted into the DMC Hall of Fame four years later. He was the DJ for rapper MF Grimm through the mid-1990s, during both of the early stages of their careers. He also appeared in the 2001 film Scratch and the international television series Kung Faux. (en)
  • Roc Raida, pseudoniem van Anthony Williams (New York City, 18 mei 1972 – 19 september 2009), was een Amerikaanse DJ, turntablist en producer. Roc Raida maakte deel uit van het DJ-team de Executioners. Hij heeft zowel solo als met dit team vele hoogtepunten gekend en zijn bijdrage aan de kunst van turntablism is volgens vele collega DJ's van onschatbare waarde. Roc Raida was onder andere bekend door zijn turntablism-routines en technische vaardigheden op de draaitafels. Hij heeft in 1995 de titel op de DMC-wereldkampioenschappen gewonnen. (nl)
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