Derek Beatz

Derek Beatz Professional Club, Mobile & Radio DJ, Proficient in most music Genres

Derek Beatz is a professional DJ with an ear and love for music that dates back to his teenage days when he use to play with his father’s record collection from ska,reggae,soul,house,funk,rock,afro-jazz & world music and from when he was Djing at school proms and house parties. His passion for DJing grew from strength to strength when he became a club resident DJ in his native Zimbabwe as well as here in the UK. DJ Derek has experience in a variety of music Genres which enables him to professionally mix a variance of music tastes to meet the crowd’s satisfaction.

His deep insight of music and confidence in front of the crowd makes him astute to the audience. DJ Derek has considerable communication skills and is a good listener when it comes to crowd’s live requests. Derek is a very confident and resourceful DJ who is able to work under pressure.

“I can turn up at any event over a short notice and make it happen”. I work for and also run a professional dj and events company called which provide state of the art PA and lighting at weddings, corporate events and parties!

When it comes to radio, I have always looked up to Joe “King” Hussein who was my mentor growing up then the likes of Carl Cox, Trevor Nelson just to mention a few. My love for music got me onto SunriseFm through my friend Jazzy J who introduced me to my boss and mentor GregRichards who is helping me improve my shows to become a professional in what I love doing, with a host of great DJs on the station there is no better place to be.

I believe in learning everyday to get even better,”Music is my Drug and the Sky is the limit in what I can do! To all Sunrisers you keep On listening and we will keep on rocking you!

derekbeatz @djderekbeatz

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