Our Dj line up has some of South Africa's top entertainers ready and willing to rock your house wherever you are.
Take a look below to see will best represent your event.
DJ China’s passion for mixing started in the late 90’s when he first became friends with DJ’s Mbuso and Claude, who were already well on their way to DJ stardom. Their influence, combined with the likes of names like Christos and Iggy Smalls inspired China to start his own DJ career in ‘99’.
In 2002 China decided that spinning records was to be his future and for the next 3 years he spent at least 4 hours a day mastering his art behind the decks !
In 2009 saw the birth of the brand name in house music circle namely”Deep inside”which is a brainchild by the man himself where he was looking to start a new series of mixed compilations for the next 3yrs to come. Needless to say that Vol.1 received exceptionally well in the market which gauranteed China a firm and loyal followers of his distinctive sound within the ever competitive market .
Deep inside brand name opened international doors for china which saw him feature amongst the chosen few to represent SA house music scene in march 2012 during the miami winter music conference amongst other big names such as Vinny da vinci,Fistaz,Christos,Blackcoffee,Culoe and many more..
His 1st artist album which was due easter 2013, keep a lookout on the”black chinesse dj”he sure is gonna deliver, as this one of the most anticipated albums in 2013.
Born and raised in the township of Mamelodi in Pretoria, Piday’s interest and musical journey started at the age of 16; listening to old school vinyl record sounds Ten City, Inner City and more other house music legends. It was in 1998 that he was introduced to house music by his old time friend Dj Bubbles at school. By 2000 Piday had started playing at small neighbourhood parties and street bashes! He became a resident Dj at Jackbudha@Mams and House 22 and continuously shares decks with legends such as Vinny Da Vinci and peers alike.
Piday has played at the best places within and outside of the country's borders. with the finests dj's/veterans around South Africa. Piday is professional DJ who has mastered the technique of using harmonic mixing by choosing compatible songs,from Rap,Slow Jams,Nu-Jazz and House on both CDJ and turntable. If you'd like a taste of what he is all about, download one of his mixtapes on Podmatic. Piday is also the owner of the growing clothing label, Thirteen12.
Ganyani Tshabalala has been in the music industry for over 20 years. With his great passion for music, at the age of 15 he started teaching himself several
DJ techniques to manipulate the pre-recorded music. These include cueing, equalization, phrasing, beat juggling etc. to perform the transitions and
overdubs of a number of sources in a more creative way.
Today he is a professional DJ who masters the technique of using harmonic mixing for choosing compatible songs. This has made him and other local
DJs to be the pioneers or the grandmaster of this entertainment technique in the country.
To date he has achieved the following milestones: ·
Becoming a household name amongst the youth in South Africa and the SADC region particularly in Lesotho, Swaziland and Botswana. ·
He is a DJ of choice for Orlando Pirates FC and the South African Football
Compilation of the Simunye House Grooves Vol. 1& 2 on invite by SABC 1
to broaden their Simunye brand appeal to the youth.
To-date in addition to the two albums above, Ganyani has produced a total of five “hit” albums; In The House featuring Ganyani, Ganyani’s House Grooves 3 and the Ganyani’s House Grooves 4, 5 and 6.
Vinny Da Vinci
Lady PK resides in the South of Johannesburg but originally from Carletonville – West Rand. She started spinning August 2005 on vinyls. Her passion for music was highly influenced by her brother Thabo known as Dj Stigga in the industry. She started by buying her own records and Stigga started conducting lessons. She moved to Witbank late 2006 and being there on her own she had to look for well-known Dj’s, that’s when she met Dj Trevor. He introduced her to CDj’s, early 2007 she joined their crew at Galaxy night club and played there Fridays. She has played on radio and TV shows like YFM, Metro, Emalahleni FM, Hit Refresh and GM FM on invitation. After developing her own style eventually moved on to some of Witbank’s clubs like: Softtail House, Lounge 45, Jitos, News Café & Many more. By 2009 Lady PK in partnership with Stigga registered an entertainment company – Family Thing Entertainment and listed Dj’s / Artists. In that point of her career she had already played with Deejay’s: Kanunu, China, Ralf Gum, Christos, Positive K, Clive Bean, Nastee Nev, 2lani ‘The Warrior’, Vinny Da Vinci (just to name a few). Don’t get it twisted even though Lady PK has spun quite a few gigs her favorite music to get booked to play is deep and soulful House and was also involved in voice overs like the adventure of Pinocchio.
Now it’s 2017 and Lady PK has played in over 50 different clubs in SA: Coobah – Welkom, Cargo Lounge - Nelspruit, News Café – Witbank, Basement Lounge – JHB South, Cappello - Witbank, Jazz Time & Sechaba – Bloemfontein, H22 – Sunnyside, Qwaqwa – Nhlanhla Shisanyama… The list is endless. Come check this Lady out anytime you see her name on a flyer.
Her Company Family Thing Entertainment got her involved in event management and hosted Cd launch events with Dj’s like Terance - Music Box 4 (Jitos Divine Lounge), Vinny Da Vinci - Deep House Sounds Vol.8 (News Café Witbank) and also contracted with few entertainment facilities. She released an album (No Walls Just House) - mixed by Stigga & Lady PK recorded by Do it Now Recordings in 2013.
During the day, Lady PK makes a living as a Training and Development Manager. She studied Electrical Engineering and also has a degree in Human Resources Management. By night, she trades in her profession for turntables and transforms into DJ Lady PK, one of SA’s passionate female DJs."
2lani “The Warrior”, thank you. . Words are not enough to express my gratitude!!!
Stage name Dj Stigga, born in Carletonville and currently resides in Johannesburg.
The name dj stigga came about during his football days where his friends felt his soccer skill reminded them of stanton "stiga" fredericks – former chiefs player. His inspiration for music was after he bought a compilation by dj fresh, fresh house flava volume 3 in 1999.
From that time he started collecting house music cassettes and cds. 2004 he started playing on vinyls, lessons were conducted by mokete "kido" one of his friends who is no longer a deejay. His first vinyl was by Jimpster which he bought at House Afrika records.
Dj Stigga's favourite genre of music is deep/soulful house. He released an album "no walls just house" in 2013 together with lady PK. The album was recorded by do it now recordings and a 12 tracks local album featuring hits by Mr Deep, odd experience and more.
He played alongside Vinny da Vinci, 2lani "the warrior", Miggs, Malankane, Ralf Gum, Positive k, Christos and more. Dj stigga's favourite artists are Vick Lavender and Spinna and djs: Miggs, Vinny da Vinci and himself.
He is the co-founder of Familythingentertainment and Lady PK the founder, who is today her product. Together Lady PK and Stigga started hosting events in the year 2010 and have been dominating the deep house scene in SA.
He has played in quite a number of areas in South Africa namely: Bloemfontein,Thaba-nchu, Pretoria, Soweto, Carletonville, Middelburg, Nelspruit, Polokwane, Witbank and more.
During the day, Dj Stigga makes a living as an IT technician. He studied information technology and also has project management. He is one of SA's talented deep house deejays.
Vinny Da Vinci
With over two decades of deejaying under his belt, Vinny Da Vinci is one of the most important figures on the South African Electronic Dance Music scene.
Vinny has helped galvanize deep underground club culture in his various guises: as a partner in the power house House Afrika Records (www.houseafrika.com); as compiler and executive producer of many of their top-selling compilations; as a producer alongside his long time friend and partner, DJ Christos.
He has also played in clubs across South Africa and in neighbouring countries like Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique - even North Africa – and has wowed crowds annually in Ibiza, Spain since 2000 when he debuted at the legendary night club, Pacha (he’s made annual pilgrimages to the Winter Music Conference in Miami since the same year). His skills also secured him a mini tour of Europe (Ibiza, Mallorca, London and Zurich).
Vinny da Vinci has played alongside the biggest visitors to South Africa, including Louie Vega, Frankie Knuckles, Dennis Ferrer, Charles Webster, Alix Alvarez, Mr V, Alexkid, Frankie Feliciano, Kenny Dope, Franck Roger, Jojo Flores, Jazzy Jeff, Jef K, Rocco, Ralf Gum, Manoo…(the list is endless)
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