DJ Sliink‘s rise has been crazy for the simple fact that many of you had no idea who he was or where he came from. Truth be told, not too many people were up on DJ Sliink’s “Jersey club” tracks, and gravitated more towards the trap that he utilized. He’s spent the last year and change making a name for himself worldwide, but it’s always good to have the backstory on how some of these new selectors came up. In a recent interview with Pepsi, the New Jersey native connects the dots on a number of things regarding how he got started, including some of the wildest things he’s done and places he’s spun, and ultimately reveals how important his family is to him. It’s a quick read, but really insightful, especially if you’re not up on DJ Sliink’s past.