With an enviable track record, UK-born Nigerian disc jockey (DJ) Sogood was content with a homecoming to get involved with Afrobeats in Nigeria.
DJ Sogood, who is also a record producer, media personality, event host, promoter and entrepreneur, started small by selling music CDs in a store with his father in Peckham, UK, which boosted his love for music, early age.
After working with Tiwa Savage, Wizkid and Davido at different times, he said his vision was to take a place in the Nigerian music scene, while conquering the world.
DJ Sogood is the co-founder of the Afro Model Award UK, a thriving global fashion and style awards ceremony and community created in 2011 to recognise, recognize and reward models, photographers, agencies, personalities, makeup artists, designers and innovators. the fashion and style industry.
This, according to Sogood, is done because of the need to create a global platform for fashion and style models.
He was part of the group that started the barbecue on the roof of Peckham. The parties were a hit among the locals with different genres of music played by himself and other disc jockeys from a rooftop in the city.
A career professional, he is one of the official disc jockeys of Afronation, Yam Carnival and Caribbean Splash. He was part of the group that brought Caribbean Splash with titles like Masicka Shenseea, Skinny Banton, Jab King, Nesbeth Caribbean Splash held at Brixton Academy in 2021 which was a mix of soca and dancehall.
At work he traveled abroad to countries where he collaborated with other artists like Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Crop over Barbados where he was with Dream, Weeknd.
DJ Sogood’s love of music has taken him to various places of influence where he is sure to be one of the wealthiest disc jockeys to emerge from the UK with businesses ranging from logistics , import and export, event organization, record labels and an ear for new talent.
All his achievements, he says, set him apart and prepared him for his comeback to shake up the Nigerian music scene in the near future.
“I come to make my mark in the industry. My achievements are obvious to all. I released a new song weeks ago and there are more to come. Music lovers must be prepared. I am ready to make them feel so good,” he said.