The city known for pioneering house music, Chicago is hosting the Red Bull Thre3Style World Finals in 2012. The Windy City is thrilled to bring the best DJs in the world together from September 24 - 29 for a competition unlike any other - and a party that will never be forgotten.
During September www.redbullthre3style.com will be your number one destination for finding out what country is battling who throughout a week of exhilarating events.
A city immersed in musical legend, where masters of blues, house, rock, jazz and hip hop have tred, Chicago offers the perfect backdrop for the world’s foremost party rockin’ DJ competition.
Every night of the Thre3style World Finals promises something different. From the musical styles of the fighting disc spinners, to the location of the battles themselves - the only thing that is for certain is that come Saturday 29th September, there will only be one winner, one Red Bull Thre3style World Champion 2012!
What is Red Bull Thre3style?
Red Bull Thre3style is the foremost DJ competition where skill, technique and originality, crammed into three genres and 15 minutes, make up the winner. Participants have to showcase their technical skills as well as keep the party going. Qualifiers will be taking place across 20 Canadian cities. 100’s of DJs will be a part of the Red Bull Thre3style qualifiers, which lead into the Regional Finals and finally a group of 5 DJs will take the stage at the National Finals, on May 26, 2012 in Halifax, NS to compete for the title of, best Party Rocker in Canada and $2500 CDN. A competition, that promises to be a night of dance-floor mayhem, Red Bull Thre3style is a music event, not to be missed.
History of Red Bull Thre3style:
- 2007: Red Bull Thre3style begins as a one-off competition in a small club in Kelowna, BC
- 2010: Became a global event with the first World Finals held in Paris, France. Winner – DJ Karve from Paris, France
- 2011: Come home to its roots – Vancouver, BC (December) for the World Finals. Winner – DJ Hedspin from Vancouver, BC.
- 2012: In September, the event makes its way to to the US soil for the First time to the city of Chicago, renowned for it’s deep history in DJ culture and Hip Hop.