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Dillon Francis On Inspiration Behind Alter-Ego DJ Hanzel & Acting Aspirations

The producer explains where his creativity is taking his career.

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From dance music to social media, Dillon Francis has effectively bridged artistry and entertainment value within his Millennial-driven empire. Known just as well for his exaggeratedly hilarious Snapchat aliases as he is a half-decade of hits like "Without You," "Get Low" and "Bun Up the Dance," the moombahton maestro feels like he's hitting his stride and swiftly bricking the layers to his multifarious brand. DJ Hanzel, Francis' bigoted German alter-ego, has captured the attention of social followers and media networks alike.

REVOLT caught up with Dillon in his hometown of Los Angeles where he noted iconic comedian Andy Kaufman as a source of inspiration for his public display of multiple personality disorder, future plans for Hanzel, furthering his acting career and forthcoming projects from Mr. Congeniality of EDM himself. Check it out in the video below!

The DJ and producer on crafting new music, creating alias and...acting?

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