Jennifer Lee born January 26, 1988, known professionally as Tokimonsta (stylized as TOKiMONSTA), is an American record producer and DJ from Los Angeles. She has collaborated with Anderson Paak, Isaiah Rashad, Selah Sue, and ZHU. She has also remixed tracks by Beck, Duran Duran, Olafur Arnalds and ODESZA. In 2019, she was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Dance / Electronic Album for the album Lune Rouge.
Lee was invited to attend the Red Bull Music Academy in London in 2010. She was the first woman to sign to Flying Lotus‘s Brainfeeder label and released her first album, Midnight Menu, in November 2010 on Brainfeeder. She was rated the #1 Hottest Los Angeles Lady DJ by LA Weekly in December 2010. She released the EP Creature Dreams, also on Brainfeeder, in 2011. The next year, she released Boom, an 11-track collaborative project with Suzi Analogue as Analogue Monsta.
In 2013, her second album, Half Shadows, was released on Ultra Records. In 2014, she released Desiderium on her own Young Art Records. On September 9, 2015, she announced on Twitter the release of her solo album Fovere and she will be out on tour in support of her new album starting November 9, 2015.
See a full list of upcoming Tokimonsta shows here.
Without further ado, Tokimonsta’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. TOKiMONSTA – Darkest (Dim) (feat. Gavin Turek)
4. TOKiMONSTA (feat. Selah Sue) – I Wish I Could
3. TOKiMONSTA – Fried for the Night (feat. EARTHGANG)
2. TOKiMONSTA – Realla (feat. Anderson .Paak)
1. TOKiMONSTA (feat. Yuna) – Don’t Call Me
BONUS: TOKiMONSTA – We Love (feat. MNDR)