DJ Coolie G
Straight Vybz Saturdays
|Saturday||6:00 pm||8:00 pm|
His charismatic and vibrant aura enables him to attract friends and fans from all walks of life. Furthermore, his exceptional musical selection is so diverse and his ear for mixing and blending music makes him a master of the craft. He is truly one of a kind which dubs him Mr. Versatile on the scene.
Born and raised in Washington, DC, his appreciation and passion for music started at a young age in the mid 90’s. Growing up in the church and to the birthplace of Go-Go music; he has always been fascinated with live music and the way performances made people dance and move. He started playing the drums for his church choir around the age of 12, then he became a member of a local DC Go-Go band.
He joined the military and moved to Norfolk, Virginia in 2004. Through his journey he discovered his Caribbean side of his life and began to play Reggae, Soca and Afrobeats in the January 2010. He used to make personalized mixtapes and share them with family and friends. In the year 2011 his friend proposed a question and asked, “Have you ever thought about deejaying.” His response was, “no not really”, but as time passed he gave the idea a deeper thought. Before you knew it, he went and bought his first DJ system piece by piece to build his personal DJ artillery. After many late nights of gathering music and practicing the art of mixing and blending; the rest is history and he has been rocking corporate events, weddings, birthday parties, nightclubs, private events, stage shows, live performances with international artists and has had major success.
“Music Is Life”, is a saying he has come to live by because music is so powerful it has the ability to change your mood and impact you in many different ways. “Music is everywhere in life, whether it’s within nature or all the way back to the origins of culture; I’m proud to play my part and provide good music to the people!”
Blazing his way through various events, venues and parties all over he has grown his brand, visibility and talent. He has immeasurable support from local and international artists, musicians and fellow DJ’s. Known for always blending multiple genres of music he has provided fellow fans with an eclectic vibe of multi-genre mixes.
For all updates, mixes and information you can visit his website at www.djcoolieg.com and follow DJ Coolie G on all social media platforms @djcoolieg