Former Pirate Broadcaster Charged With DJ's Murder
July 26, 2006 at 6:02 AM (PT)
A former pirate radio operator presently in prison has been charged with the murder of a prominent club DJ and hip-hop producer in 2001, according to CBS affiliate WFOR-TV (CBS4)/MIAMI.
DARNEN FABIAN WATSON has been charged with murdering ALBERT "DJ UNCLE AL" MOSS"; police say WATSON mistakenly blamed MOSS for stealing his transmitter. MOSS was an influential and prolific producer on the MIAMI music scene, releasing several albums on ON TOP RECORDS. An annual music festival, the "DJ UNCLE AL PEACE IN THE HOOD FESTIVAL," was held for the last four years in MIAMI's LIBERTY CITY neighborhood.