Josh Andres, known by his stage name STATIK LNK, is an American DJ, multi-instrumentalist, music producer, and songwriter. STATIK LNK produces sample packs and beats within the hip-hop genre. His music has been classified as a combination of jazz, hip-hop, soul music, and electro-funk sounds. As a producer and DJ, he defies genre norms by fusing together the sounds of jazz, soul, funk, electronic music, and hip-hop. STATIK LNK lists his primary influences as the music of Dr. Dre, The Alchemist, Robert Glasper, John Coltrane, J Dilla, Madlib, Miles Davis, BadBadNotGood, and Kanye West.
Throughout his career, he’s had 5 iTunes number 1 records, has worked with Curren$y, Fuse of 808 Mafia, HBO, MTV, FOX and more. He has been an educator for 7 years specializing in digital audio workstations and music theory. As of 2022, STATIK LNK has switched focus to the creation of library music, presets for musical plugins, and the creation of digital tools for musicians to use to create music. His projects can be downloaded to sample via Tracklib and is constantly a top performer on the site.