DJ Quest (Carlos Aguilar) was born in 1971 in El Salvador. While there are others using the name 'DJ Quest', Carlos Aguilar has most likely had the moniker the longest. He is considered one of the most skilled and reputable DJ and innovators in the field of turntablism. DJ Quest has contributed to the hip hop DJ art form by bringing power scratching to the battle scene. Quest, a battle veteran of the internationally known DMC, New Music Seminar and countless others has been crowned champ on several occasions.