Clive Davis Institute Collaborates with DJ Swivel

Three students from the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music at the Tisch School of the Arts recently had the opportunity to work with Jordan Young, popularly known as DJ

Clive Davis Students Win Prize to Mix Songs with DJ Swivel

DJ Swivel joined the students of NYU’s Clive Davis institute for 2 in studio workshops and the chance to win a mix by the engineer himself. Two students at the

2013 Grammy Winner: Best Traditional R&B Performance

DJ Swivel is now a 2013 Grammy award winner for his work on Beyonce’s song “Love On Top” which won the award for best traditional R&B performance.  A big congratulations

DJ Swivel: 55th Annual Grammy Awards 2x Nominee

Jordan “DJ Swivel” Young has been nominated for two Grammy awards for his work with Beyonce and Rihanna this past year.  The 55th annual Grammy awards ceremony will be held

DJ Swivel: on VH1’s La La’s Full Court Live

Swivel makes an appearance on Season 2 of VH1’s reality series, La La’s Full Court Life.  While recording with hit songwriter Rico Love, and R&B songstress Monica, La La decided

Full Sail University Grad DJ Swivel Returns to Campus

Full Sail University welcomed Recording Arts graduate and Beyoncé’s full-time professional audio engineer, Jordan “DJ Swivel” Young to campus for an exclusive presentation and guest lecture held at the Full

DJ Swivel: Recording Beyonce’s 4

The creation of Beyoncé’s album 4 involved 10 studios and almost 20 producers. The one constant, apart from the singer herself, was recording engineer DJ Swivel. Jordan Young, aka DJ

Grammy GPS: Atlanta Chapter

The Recording Academy Atlanta Chapter recently hosted GRAMMY GPS: A Road Map For Today’s Music Biz at the Dr. Bobbie Bailey & Family Performance Center at Kennesaw State University in

Beyonce Runs Her World: Inside The Recording of ‘4’

It only seems as though Beyonce has been a superstar forever. Since her days fronting the hit machine known as Destiny’s Child in the late ’90s, she has conquered the

Webisode Video: Latasha Interviews DJ Swivel

This is something we’ve never done before. Dope Files has stepped away from the front-man talent and went behind the scenes to interview a man who makes top hits happen.