One of the most famous DJs and record producers, Carl Cox, known as the three deck wizard, has been a fixture on the dance scene since the illegal raves of the 1980s.
But he says he owes his success to that most establishment of figures, Prince Charles, and his charity the Prince’s Trust. It helped him finance his first sound system and kick-started his stellar career. He’s now got a book out detailing his life. Krishnan went to meet him.