24 Jan HOT 97 DJ MAGIC DA’ GIFT
New York, NY—January 24, 2011—It’s official, Brooklyn’s own DJ Magic
of Funk MasterFlex’s Big Dawg Pitbulls has been named an official DJ
of HOT 97 and will be the station’s premiere disc jockey every first
Saturday from 2AM to 4AM.
From the 70’s to the new millennium, Hot 97 has been the dominating
force in NYC’s urban music scene and has continued to crush the
competition with ease and consistent content. With the addition of DJ
Magic aka Da Gift, the station will continue to flourish with the
talents of this HOT spin master.
To find out the latest on DJ Magic check out www.Twitter.com/DJmagiciznice
Widely considered one of the most energetic DJs in the industry, DJ
Magic continues to bring his passion for music to provide a one of a
kind experience to party guests. Growing up, DJ Magic, AKA Da Gift,
shared a genuine appreciation for music with his Dad. In 1998, he
received his own set of turntables from his father who was also a DJ.
Since then, Magic has spent hours in his basement humbly perfecting
his skills doing different blends, practicing, cutting and scratching.
In a short amount of time, the young DJ upgraded from his basement to
premiere nightclubs, private parties and corporate events throughout
New York, Los Angeles, Miami and abroad.
At his prime, Magic started off deejaying for the likes of Amerie,
Brooke Valentine, Young Jeezy, Obie Trice, Jaheim, Sheek Mario, Busta
Rhymes, Jeremiah, Maino, to name a few. And at venues such as, Strata,
Mars 2112, Corner 51, Cherry Lounge, Mansion, Sobe Live, Colors,
Element, Imperil, Rose Castle, Duvet, Aspen, Touch, and many more.
Magic continues to step up his game and DJs full-time. He is the
official US DJ for Christian Audigier’s Soho flagship store in New
York City every Saturdays and Sundays as well as other locations. In
2007, he won the SEA (Southern Entertainment Award) in the category of
Best Reggae/Reggaeton Mixtape. He is booked five days a week to deejay
throughout the five boroughs for A-listers and partygoers alike. He
also deejays for Radio Station 95.9, Wah Gwan, and
StrongIslandradio.com . On January 7, 2009, Magic was announced the
newest member of Big Dawg Pitbulls, a respected crew of DJs created by
Hot 97’s own Funkmaster Flex. Magic has join the likes of Mister Cee,
DJ Khaled, Massive B, Cipha Sounds, Bobby Trends, Big Kap, Jazzy
Joyce, to name a few. He also took it a step by putting out his own
DJ Magic truck to promote himself. The work never stops for DJ Magic.
He recently releases a mix-tape “DOIN MY THANG” DA REGGAE EDITION PT 1
which is creating a major buzz in the music industry. Music is my
passion, says DJ Magic. The talent individual produced the remix to
Artist (Miguel All I want is you). Which was played at every major
radio stations worldwide.
DJ Magic continues to establish a well-known reputation playing a
variety of music genres for a mainstream crowd. “I have come a long
way doing what I love, giving people what they want while keeping the
nightlife scene hot and poppin.” Not every DJ can move a crowd. This
is the gift Magic stimulates on the dance floor. To follow DJ Magic
check out his my space and Twitter. DJmagiciznice / Facebook:
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