DJ Franzen is a San Francisco native who has been a pivotal figure for hip hop scenes in the Bay Area and Las Vegas for decades. He got his start at the age of 15. Before moving to Vegas he worked with Snoop on Snoop Dogg radio. Once in Vegas, Franzen quickly built a fanbase by working with a radio station. Since then, DJ Franzen has played an important part in setting the tones of DJing and bring more hip hop to Las Vegas. Franzen’s friends include famous artists like Drake, Jay-Z, and Justin Bieber. Franzen is most recently known for working with Castro, a R&B artist from Las Vegas, and Jidenna, the singer of “Classic Man”. He hosts his own radio show, Frandora Radio, on SKEE’s DASH radio.