Korin “KØ!” Wong-Horiuchi (Beatmaker) is an arts and technology educator, app developer, and music producer. Born and raised in San Francisco, CA, he has played trumpet since he was 11 years old. He started producing in 2001 and graduated from Berkley College of Music with a degree in Electronic Production and Design in 2010.
Korin is the founder of an educational music production non-profit called Beatshop that he started in Boston and brought to the Bay Area in 2011.
He develops music apps and games for his company, Upbeet Games, with a team of designers, programmers, visual artists and sound artists.
He also produces hip-hop beats under the names Kaysoh and KØ!.
Korin was on Next Level Team India.