Prince Hakim, son of Kool of “Kool & The Gang”, has grown up around music and funk all his life. Catching the DJ bug at an early age, young Prince Hakim would practice making beats and spinning records with his brother and cousins. As a kid, Hakim would spend summers with music mogul Jermaine Dupri, who DJ'd in his garage, selling tickets for a dollar a pop. Sky rocketing his career with producing and developing talent, Hakim's resume contains a long list of accomplishments.
Influenced by the sound of the 80’s and today, Prince Hakim has traveled from New York to Tokyo sharing his passion, and spreading his message to “Celebrate Life.” In this past year alone, Hakim has DJ’d at a number of events including Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival 2015 & 2016, Tory Sports Flatiron opening and some of the hottest clubs in New York such as B.B. Kings, SPIN nyc and La Esquina. He has also DJ'd for The Clinton Foundation and The Carnegie Hall Notables at Carnegie Hall. On top of that, Hakim toured with “Kool & The Gang” as a featured rapper/hype man. In a short span of time, Prince Hakim has created a substantial following and brand for himself. With years of professional music experience under his belt, Bell has much to offer to the industry. His wish is to “Celebrate Life” through music and share his talent with the world.