Scott Keeney (born November 15, 1983), better known by his stage name DJ Skee, is an American artist, television host, radio personality, philanthropist and entrepreneur. Skee rose to fame as the first DJ to discover and play superstar artists on the radio including Kendrick Lamar, Justin Bieber, Akon, Lorde, and Lady Gaga amongst many others. Mark Cuban has called Skee the “Oprah Of Music”.
As a DJ, Skee has headlined festivals worldwide, hosted his own radio shows on Los Angeles’ KIIS-FM and Sirius XM Satellite Radio, and remixed music from various artists including Michael Jackson and Chris Cornell. Skee started in the music industry as a teenager and broke onto the scene working at Sony/Loud Records and Universal/SRC. He has also represented brands including Google, Beats Electronics, and AT&T on the marketing side.
In June 2015, Skee launched Dash Radio, which has become the biggest all original digital radio broadcast network in the world with 75+ stations powered by brands, artists, and celebrities including from Kylie Jenner to Snoop Dogg.
His business portfolio includes interests in various other businesses as an entrepreneur, advisor, and investor. As a writer, Skee is a contributor for TechCrunch, Re/Code, Forbes, Inc., XXL, The Verge, and other publications, often posting thought leadership articles centered around entertainment and technology.
Skee currently hosts “Skee TV” on Fuse, a weekly music series focusing on music and culture through interviews, live performances, and pre-recorded segments.
In late 2016, Skee produced the critically acclaimed documentary Sneakerheadz in a deal with Netflix.
In 2017, it was announced that Skee is producing the music, commercial, & soundtrack for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands video game, and featuring T.I., Belly, The Game, Nipsey Hussle, Young Thug, and more as a part of the project.
Skee was awarded a mayoral proclamation in his hometown of St. Paul, Minnesota declaring May 26 “DJ Skee Day.”
Skee is an active Philanthropist working with multiple organizations including the UN Foundation and GRAMMY Foundation.
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