Definition of turntablist in English:


Line breaks: turn|tabl¦ist
Pronunciation: /ˈtəːnteɪblɪst


  • A DJ who is an expert in sampling, scratching, and similar techniques.
    More example sentences
    • Scratching from the turntablist really gets you moving.
    • He makes a jazz album first, and then allows separate ground for the turntablists to remix five of the original tracks.
    • Willner has also been reborn as a turntablist, though he's not much of a scratcher.



More example sentences
  • You're rooted in the tradition of hip-hop and turntablism.
  • The mixing on this disc is not about turntablism or virtuosity.
  • Right now turntablism is very percussive.

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