Krakow, Poland – It’s been an intense four days of competition, and HipHopDX traveled all the way to Europe to experience what has become the Olympics of the DJ world, Red Bull 3Style. 24 National Champions from countries all over the world descended upon Krakow, Poland to go head-to-head for the chance to be crowned the 2018 Red Bull 3Style World Champion. Now, it’s down to six — one winner from each night and two wildcard selections.
Each contestant was given 15 minutes to perform their best set. The sets must feature at least three different genres. Results were based on judges’ opinions and crowd response. The following are the best of the best who will battle it out on Sunday (February 11) for their shot at the crown.
DJ Cam B (Canada) — Night One Winner
DJ Diego Zapata (Chile) — Night Two Winner
DJ Cross (Belgium) — Night Three Winner
Ryan The DJ (South Africa) — Night Four Winner
DJ Rina (Japan) — Wildcard Selection
Damianito (Italy) — Wildcard Selection
The judges in this year’s competition are DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Nu-Mark, DJ Craze, Nina Las Vegas and Skratch Bastid. As a special bonus to attendees, the judges also performed throughout the weekend. Fans can check out the qualifying rounds on Red Bull 3Style’s Facebook page.
HipHopDX will be streaming the championship round live in its entirety, so be sure to tune in for all the action from Krakow, Poland. DX will be bringing you exclusive interviews with contestants and judges.