I was shocked to read today on HipHossip.com that DJ K-Swift died on July 22 in some sort of pool accident.
Not that anyone ever clicks this link on the side of my page (under blogroll) BaltimoreClubTracks.com, but that’s my way of getting my Baltimore house music fix when I need it. Today might be such an occasion.
She was a regular on Baltimore’s 92.3 (92Q), and I’m sure this has been all over the airwaves locally (that’s what I get for being trapped inland).
Here are some article links so you can read about DJ K Swift and her contribution to the unique flavor that is Baltimore club music…as well as a rockin’ female dj in an industry dominated by men.
Baltimore Sun article Club Scene Loses Voice (best article I’ve read so far)
Local news channel WJZ 13 Swift’s Death in Pool Investigated
Bumpshack.com article Baltimore DJ K-Swift Dead at 27
Vibe article Legendary Hip Hop Female DJ K Swift Dead at 29
Baltimore locals, fill me in. What’s the vibe been like down there? Morgan State, North Avenue, east side, west side, Coppin State, Baltimore County, Randallstown holla at your girl Ifelicious!