Melvin Babu (born September 17, 1974), better known as DJ Babu, is a Filipino-American DJ and producer. One-third of the hip hop group Dilated Peoples (alongside Rakaa Iriscience and Evidence), Babu is also a member of the Beat Junkies DJ crew, and together with rapper Defari forms the duo the Likwit Junkies. DJ Babu, Evidence and Pharoahe Monch also feature in the song H! Vltg3 on 's Reanimation album. He lived in Oxnard, California for 1 year, and later moved to the neighbor city of Camarillo.