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Ape Drums

Ape Drums

Houston born, Miami based DJ and producer, Ape Drums, made his way onto the scene in 2014 with the release of Bashment, a dancehall inspired song that caught the attention of 3 time DMC world champion ,DJ Craze, co-owner of Slow Roast Records. Following the success of Bashment, Ape Drums was called upon to remix tracks by artists including Alunageorge, Sean Paul, Yellowclaw and more.  2016 releases came through Interscope, Mad Decent & Fools Gold records including collaborations with Major Lazer & Lil Uzi Vert.  His track “Mutant Brain” was tapped by director Spike Jonze to be featured in his worldwide Kenzo campaign. 2017 saw the release of “Ghost” on Spinnin’ Records & his return to Mad Decent with single "Deva" featuring dancehall veteran Suku.

2017 sees Ape Drums continuing to push the envelope by taking the role of label head with the creation of VISION SOUND. Founded with his good friend, DJ Silent Addy, VISION SOUND are bridging the gap between dancehall and electronic music with music that fuse the sounds of both genres. With recent plays at Ultra Music Festival, ADE, Red Rocks & more be sure to keep your eye on Ape as he takes the world by it’s horns….


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