RIGHT FROM THE BEGINNING…
His name might be linked to South African Hip Hop, but DJ D Double D has used his knowledge and experience to become an ambassador for South African dance floors all over. His ability to read and entertain any crowd anywhere is what has contributed to his success.
The Johannesburg raised DJ; pulls out all the stops in all his performances which has helped him conquer an industry that is competitive and merciless. He has an undying urge to better himself with every DJ set and takes full advantage of his intoxicating combination of skill and passion to win over any crowd. With his versatility and fresh style DJ D Double D undoubtablly stands out from the rest.
While attending High School DJ D Double D made the realisation that DJing was the way in which he could express his undying love for Hip Hop and music as a whole. He then furthered his studies at “The Academy of Sound Engineering” where he became one of the hottest DJ’s on campus. It wasn’t until 2014 where he made a major breakthrough by being dubbed a “Pro DJ” by the official Pioneer DJ Institute. He has shared the stage many times with well-known local and international acts.
In 2016 DJ D Double D was named an Official Pioneer DJ Brand Ambassador as well as being signed to Da L.E.S’s record label “Fresh 2 Def Productions”. DJ D Double D has performed with many big acts in the local industry such as: Da L.E.S; AKA; & Tresor.
DJ D Double D’s career has been on the rise since, with his mixes being aired nationally on several popular South African radio stations such as: 5FM, 94.7 Highveld Stereo, UJ FM, and Voice of Wits FM. He has also had his share of TV appearances as he has performed live on the popular youth TV show YO.TV (SABC 1). He has also had the honour of performing at some of the biggest nightclubs and festivals in South Africa where he displays his skill and passion.
With a steady-eyed focus and beats that suit any party there is no stopping him. DJ D Double D firmly believes in being an active participant in the growth of the South African music industry as a whole. He foresees no limit to his success and contribution towards the South African entertainment scene.
VENUES I’VE HAD THE PLEASURE OF PLAYING AT:
THE SANDS (SANDTON)
RAGE FESTIVAL : SOUND FACTORY (DURBAN)
VACCA MATTA (MONTE CASINO)
TRYST NIGHTCLUB (ROSEBANK)
FLUID NIGHTCLUB (ROSEBANK)
HYDRO LOUNGE (RANDBURG)
LA DEE DAS (PORT ELIZABETH)
THE BLUEROOM HATFIELD (PRETORIA)
HOT SHOTS NIGHTCLUB (DURBAN)
THE BULLION (BRAAMFONTEIN)
COCOON NIGHTCLUB (SANDTON)
A3: PORTO (MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE)
LIVE AMP (SABC 1)
WOODSTOCK (CAPE TOWN)
LUSITO LAND (JOHANNESBURG)
ZONE 6 (SOWETO)
DA L.E.S – NORTH 94 EXCLUSIVE PARTY (JOHANNESBURG)
LIQUID CHEFS (ROSEBANK)
SANKAYI NIGHTCLUB (MORNINGSIDE)
TOKIO NIGHTCLUB (DURBAN)
RENEGADE JUNXION (RANDBURG)
DOMAIN LOUNGE (LONEHILL)
YO.TV (SABC 1)
BLACK COFFEE BLOCK PARTY (NEWTOWN, JOHANNESBURG)
947 PARK LIFE FESTIVAL (JOHANNESBURG)
5FM LIVE LOUD (POLOKWANE)