Magik started in hip hop in 1983 as a breaker (bboy), he danced in europe with a lot of bboys in France, Belgium, Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, Spain …(he was a real fanatic bboy)
Magik is a pioneer of Hip-Hop in Belgium.
In 1984 he started mixing with 2 turntables and in 1985 he bought his first drum machine.
Since then he has never stopped making music and It’s a talkbox and vocoder player.
He collaborated with different artist in Belgium, France, USA, Germany…
His influences are the Hip hop oldschool, funk, electro funk, electro, blues, Gospel …
He keeps these influences but he wants to keep his own style of music and keep a particular sound color (mixing / mastering…)
The artists who influenced him in the 80′ :
Roger Troutman & Zapp, Afrika Bambaataa, Arthur Baker, John Robie, Hashim, Twilight 22 (Electric Kingdom – Siberian Nights), Captain Rock, Newcleus, Planet Patrol, Mantronix, Shannon, Whodini, Teddy Riley, Jonzun Crew, Midnight Star, Funkadelic, Kraftwerk, The Gap Band, Man Parrish, Dazz Band, The Bar-Kays, C-Bank, West Street Mob, and many more…
Thanks for your support 😉