Derek Beatz

Derek Beatz
Soul & R'n'B

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

DJ Derek 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

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 SunriseFm88.75 through my friend Jazzy J who
introduced me to my boss and mentor Greg Richards 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!

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