Patrice McBride (formerly known as "DJ Manik") has a colorful background. Born in Philadelphia, Patrice bounced around several states before landing back in Philly. Raised in a family of musicians, he's always had an ear for good music. He was introduced to Hip Hop by his father back the late 80's, and fell in love with it. Patrice started DJing in his teens and has been beating-down dance floors professionally ever since. From ritzy social affairs to grimy Hip Hop venues, Patrice has become a favorite among the fun and sexy. We should only expect bigger and better things from Patrice McBride in 2013.