DJ Diesel! Shaquille O'Neal launching 'Shaq's Fun House' EDM Fest in Miami

The one-night event-turned-spectacle will run immediately after the first day of Ultra Music Festival during Miami Music Week

Kahron Spearman

Pro basketball hall of fame center Shaquille ONeal is getting into the festival game, as an organizer.

ONeal has announced the first "Shaqs Fun House," which will debut March 24. It will follow the first day of the EDM-centric Ultra Music Festival, occurring during Miami Music Week, per (via Associated Press)

No location has been announced; however, it will be a "one-night, invite-only affair," featuring a surprise lineup EDM musicians, along with a cabaret show and carnival spectacles.

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Shaquille O'Neal
Hall of Fame center and DJ

The event will go from 2 am to sunrise, and O'Neal will perform under his DJ moniker, DJ Diesel. 

O'Neal has a long history in music, including a run in the Nineties as a platinum-selling rapper, but has been highly active in the EDM scene for a number of years.

"I like to read the crowd and see what they like, but I want to hit them with that base, edgy trap," said O'Neal, who will play a mix of EDM, hip-hop, and classics. "I like all types of music. I'm mixture of AoB and Skrillex."


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