Shawn Trottier, better known by his stage name Shawn Who, is a Native American producer/DJ hailing from Spirit Lake Nation; currently based in Saint Paul, MN.
Rooted in the hip hop world, Shawn toured with the Zen People around the midwest for many years as an MC, DJ, producer and finger drummer. During this time he opened for acts such as Three Six Mafia, Afroman, Lil Wyte, Nappy Roots 3x, Zion I and Grieves while also successfully throwing his own shows and parties.
In the bass music world, Shawn is a resident DJ for the notable Sub:Culture collective out of Fargo, ND with Bhump Day Records releases. In the open format world, Shawn is a game day DJ for the MN Timberwolves, MN Twins, MN United and beyond via GenerationNOW DJs.
Making 808/bass heavy hip hop beats led Shawn to the big, broad world of dance music. Falling in love with the feeling only a giant subwoofer can provide. As a producer, Shawn pulls influence from his worldly experience, culture and the music he loves. Blending hip hop, turntablism, electronica, dubstep, reggae, pow wow and beyond into music made for sound systems.
Proof Artisan Distillers
Fargo, North Dakota
The Tarlton Theatre
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Prairie Pothole Music Festival