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DJ Mehdi Dead at 34

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French DJ and producer DJ Mehdi has died at the age of 34. Mehdi, born Mehdi Favéris-Essadi, was a key figure in the French electro scene and a lynchpin of the Ed Banger label along with Justice, SebastiAn, Mr. Oizo, Uffie, Feadz and Cassius.

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The details of Mehdi's death have not yet been revealed, but news of his passing spread quickly over Twitter this morning following a tweet by French hip-hop DJ Cut Killer.


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