On November 16, 2000, the hip-hop world lost a true legend. On that date, Robert Earl Davis, Jr., better known as DJ Screw, passed away, due to a codeine overdose. The Houston DJ will forever be remembered as the leader of the storied Screwed Up Click pioneer who created the “chopped and screwed” DJ technique, in which songs are slowed down and chopped up.
Be on the lookout for this new biopic, ‘3 In The Mornin’ about Screw and the Screwed Up Click. check out the official trailer above. For more, check out djscrewmovie.com.