Meet DJ Lag, the 21-Year-Old Producer Taking Gqom to a Higher Place

Gqom King DJ Lag is on his way. We speak with the South African producer ahead of his tour of Europe and Asia.

DJ Lag is the poster boy for a genre that until recently has primarily existed in the Durban underground and in the form of low-quality MP3s. This is beginning to change, however. Gqom is emerging from the shadows and into the mainstream.

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