Midnight in a Perfect World: Cousin Chris

Midnight In A Perfect World
Alex Ruder
photo by Reina Choto

Cousin Chris is a Seattle-based DJ whose musical experience spans a wide range of genres, demonstrating his distinct selections of house, electronic, hip-hop, and R&B. The PNW native shares a monthly residency at Kremwerk along with fellow resident and Housepartysea founder, Arel. Their party, known as Body2Body, showcases a variety of club, jersey, Baltimore, UKG, as well as exclusive edits and flips, bringing together an electric and high-energy level experience to Seattle's evolving nightlife scene.

Chris describes his exclusive guest mix for Midnight in a Perfect World as a "joie de vivre" concept, dedicated to all the electronic and club tracks that have inspired and contributed heavily to his growth since coming out of the pandemic. It's an acknowledgement of every unique sound that has carried him throughout this decade so far, along with a newfound appreciation on Cousin Chris' journey and evolution through his uniquely crafted blends.

Artist Title
Midnight in a Perfect World Intro
Marvelito Who Want Smoke (Butterfly)
CalvoMusic Back To Winning
Objekt Theme From Q (Tommy 2000's Kein Objekt Mix)
JSPORT Hyper Drive
Avi Loud Portal Time
Sepha Thank You for Baltimore Club
DJ Problem Emey Anthem (DJ SWISHA Bootleg)
Cassie Me and You (x3Butterfly Remix)
Regal86 Tr-09 Criminal
Sarah Farina Get It Gurl
AceMula Back 2 Work (Part2)
DJ Technics Girlfriend
Kylie Minogue Slow (Nora Zion Remix)
Kush Jones Right Out The Box
AMEN the Producer Round 1
Jill Scott He Loves Me (Lyzel in E Flat) [WILHELMINA Bootleg]


Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP's weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airs Fridays at midnight. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ's, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Midnight in a Perfect World  is made possible with support from New Belgium Brewing.

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