Exclusive Hollywood London interview
MEET DJ RECKLESS DMC
1 TIME DMC EUROPEAN MIXING CHAMPION
2 TIMES DMC TECHNICS UK MIXING CHAMPION
3RD BEST DJ IN THE WORLD @ WEMBLEY ARENA
1. When did you start your work as DJ Reckless?
Started using DJ Reckless in 1989 just before my first DMC Technics UK Mixing championship win in 1990.
2 Who are your music influences?
As I’m a DJ, Producer, Remixer my influences are mainly producers & bands like Dr Dre, Quincy Jones, LA & Babyface, Cameo, Gap Band, SOS Band, Kool & The Gang.. Recent influences are DJ EDX, Luca’s & Steve & Tiesto.
DJ RECKLESS BIG SPLASH IN AFRICA
3 If you had a top 5 music/song selection to make right now – what would they be?
Top 5 Afrobeats & Urban tunes. 1. Tiwa Savage – Lova Lova..2) 2Baba – Amaka.. 3) Teni – Askamaya. 4) Olamide & Wizkid – Kana … 5) Tyga & Offset – Taste …
4. Do you travel a lot with your work and where are your favorite places to travel to in the world?
As a DMC European DJ Mixing Champion I am constantly Djing & touring In Europe & Worldwide. I’m currently in Lagos Nigeria for a DJ tour of the African Continent.. My favorite places in the World that I have been to DJ are Vancouver BC Canada.. Sidney Australia.. Miami & New York. I love the beauty & energy of the people in all these places..
5. What do you do to relax….do you like watching movies…..what are your favorites?
I am an Adrenaline Junkie so I love Theme & Amusement parks. I try to go one in every country where I DJ if I can. I love watching horror movie’s. I am a foodie so I love eating in top class restaurants & I also like to watch live football..
6. What’s next in the pipeline for DJ Reckless?
I think the time is right for something new & exiting for Afrobeat music. I have been working on a DJ project pushing the boundaries of what can be done with this genre! I love being creative experimenting with this music! So far the the results of my work has been going down very well in Nigeria.! I will continue Djing Afrobeat as well as my Electronic & House music which I play for the rest of the World! Also when I get the time I will be back in my Studio producing new tracks..