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Tha Playah

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(2002 – present)

Tha Playah, born as Jim Hermsen in 1982, has developed his own particular style from the very beginning. Few artists had a start that can be compared to the storm this man unleashed in 2002. With enormous hits on the very popular Neophyte label he has proven himself record after record. Being one of the few artists ever to be contracted from the very start of his career to a label as prestigious as Neophyte Records, this dj made it very clear he deserved that chance.

His dj experience goes way back to the mid nineties when he started to practice and occasionally did a gig. However, most of his talent was saved for his big breakthrough. Since 2002 he made it up with performances on numerous big raves worldwide.

All of his productions received massive dj support on hardcore events. The enormous hits “Rotterdam Nightmare” (the anthem of the very successful return of this legendary event) “Weird Shit” and “Fuck the Fame” underlined the fact that Tha Playah deserved his success.

His performance can be best described as utterly remorseless; leaving his audience fulfilled, but totally blown away, probably missing a limb or two. Being a producer has his advantages; his performances always feature unreleased and exclusive tracks.

The debut album of one of Neophyte Records’ finest, youngest and most talented hardcore artists, Tha Playah is called “The Greatest Clits”.

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  • IAmTheClaw

    Most of his stuff is pretty good, but damn, the vocal samples in some of the tracks are just ridiculous. Keep them titties jumpin'...

    27 Aug 2013 Reply
  • MMMMMorshu

    Man, it took me more than half a year to realize how fucking awesome this guy really is. I'll probably still be jamming to Walking The Line several years from now.

    24 Nov 2012 Reply
  • NoiharaHimari

    Unite (The Playah remix) is nice.

    21 Mar 2012 Reply
  • backslashh

    29/30, as he was born in '82. The simple task called" counting"...

    17 Jan 2012 Reply
  • WSCrew

    @Stinky-Sock 29? im not sure

    27 Nov 2011 Reply
  • Stinky-Sock

    How old is he? who know?

    13 Nov 2011 Reply
  • TehJoke

    Weird shit<3

    13 Oct 2011 Reply
  • FaceWas

    HIT ME

    11 Oct 2011 Reply
  • Razzor911

    Clockwork!

    19 Sep 2011 Reply
  • backslashh

    Tha Playah is a boss. There are almost none that surpass him when it comes to magnificent melodies combined with blistering beats.

    1 Aug 2011 Reply
  • Sxe_Hardcore

    I am the rule of fucking cool!

    24 Jun 2011 Reply
  • backslashh

    Enter ..the Time Machine!

    27 May 2011 Reply
  • CryseHD

    Call My Name ! :D

    29 Dec 2010 Reply
  • nilzzzberghman

    Fuck I hate hollanders

    18 Nov 2010 Reply
  • Eternium666

    This is pure Win.

    18 Nov 2010 Reply
  • Maiden_Violator

    That's so wack, it's ironic

    16 Nov 2010 Reply
  • T3CHN0R0CKER

    -All you motherfuckers are gonna pay You are the ones who are the ball-lickers We're gonna fuck your mothers while you watch and cry like little whining bitches And then you're all you motherfucks are next I am the master of the clit Remember this fucking face Whenever you see clit, you'll see this fucking face No one rules the clit like me Not this little fuck None of you little fucks out there I am the clit commander When it comes down to business this is what i do i pinch it like this (OHH YOU LITTLE FUCK) then i rub my nose with it...

    12 Nov 2010 Reply
  • T3CHN0R0CKER

    DON'T tell me to be cool I AM COOL I AM COOL I AM COOL

    31 Oct 2010 Reply
  • Maiden_Violator

    who the hell says "wack" unironically?

    18 Oct 2010 Reply
  • faceliftedd

    whack shit

    15 Oct 2010 Reply
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