DJ Godfather (Brian Jeffries) is one of the founding fathers of the Detroit Ghettotech scene. Godfather started DJing at the age of 15 and within a few months was already playing in clubs and after-hour parties across the Motor City.

By the age of 17 Godfather had started making music and a year later, released his first solo record on Twilight 76 (the label he started with DJ Dick and Brian Gillespie).

The creation of other labels followed, including the influential Databass, which he revived in 2018.  With a career spanning nearly 3 decades, Godfather continued to deliver the goods as well as supporting new Detroit talent, as his Godfather moniker implies.  

As a DJ, his battle style turntablism has made him a hero in his city and the many places around the world where he’s laid down his fine-tuned skills. Over the years it’s gained him worldwide recognition and various DJing accolades.

Despite the many tracks, EPs and mix compilations he’s released over the years, ‘Electro Beats For Freaks’ is DJ Godfather’s first proper artist album, and his biggest undertaking to date.  With nearly 2 hours of music, it’s a collection of 44 tracks that range from Ghettotech, Juke, Electro Tech house to Bmore.  The tracks (only a handful of which have been previously released) transition into one another with a seamless flow, so they can either be listened to individually or as a continuous playback.

Stick the release date of November 20th in the diary.

Track Listing:

  1. Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself
  2. Bitch Get Off Me (Feat. Parkhouse)
  3. D3T-313
  4. Keep My Name Out Your Mouth (Feat. Lil Mz 313)
  5. Bounce Dat Ass (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  6. Show Some Respect
  7. Godzilla 2020
  8. Shut The Fuck Up (Feat. King Saadi)
  9. Only One City
  10. Make The Ass Go BOOM (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  11. Get It Girl
  12. Rebirth Of A City
  13. It’s On Again (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  14. Games With WOPR
  15. Late Night Funk
  16. Wack DJ (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  17. King Of The Circle
  18. Jit Like Me (Feat. Parkhouse)
  19. Elektro Rok
  20. High (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  21. Jit Or Die
  22. Work The M.F. (Feat. Parkhouse)
  23. Sunday Morning Spliff
  24. They Wanna See My Footwork (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  25. The Battle
  26. Owe You Shit (Feat. Lil Mz 313)
  27. Booty Funk
  28. These Strippers (Feat. Dan Diamond)
  29. Certified Freak Hoe (Feat. King Saadi)
  30. Up All Night (Feat. Christina Chriss)
  31. Loud Mouth (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  32. I’m Drunk, I’m High (Feat. Parkhouse)
  33. Woooooo!
  34. Big Girl (Feat. Parkhouse)
  35. The D
  36. But Her Friend (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  37. 313 Keep It Down
  38. Nights At The Packard
  39. Like Some Dubstep
  40. Blow The Bitch Down (Feat. Goodmoney G100)
  41. Do It!
  42. Detroit After Dark
  43. Let Me See That Jit
  44. Smoke In Da Air

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