The DJ personally known as ‘DJ Zuby’ (Zubair Khan of Mumbai) arrived in South Africa but not before rocking entertainment venues all over India.
With a growing passion for DJ culture, his talent soon became well known and DJ Zuby found himself on the decks at various lounges and bars. Within a short span of time, DJ Zuby erupted into clubbing scene of India.
Since his first appearance in India, DJ Zuby has remained dedicated to the one thing he knows best – Making people dance to the authentic rhythms of bhangra and fusion music (electro, dance, trance and more).
To ‘DJ Zuby’ being a DJ is not about play-lists but “hearing the beats and rhythm’. In a single night the music seamlessly weaves from Lady Gaga to Bollywood to Electronica. It’s all about “putting on a beat that will keep them on the dance floor’. Spinning authentic bhangra was like a trip down memory lane – evoking images of gigs in Mumbai. “A lot of music is about nostalgia and sentiment and not bling and flash’. His desi music repertoire certainly stands testimony to that. There’s an incredibly well developed vocabulary from a certain era in Indian music![nggallery id=14]
‘DJ Zuby’ is a polished professional in the entertainment business. He ensures a proper mix of music and entertainment as he creates an ambience of taste, talent and celebration. To every event, he brings his extensive knowledge of music and the energy to make any event worthwhile that guests talk about for years!
Performing all over South Africa in his most inimitable style. And, even though so much has been written about him in the press, during all these years, ‘DJ Zuby’ has remained an enigma – his fans don’t get how he can be so vibrant on-stage and so simply straight forward off-stage.
According to DJ Zuby, it’s all crystal clear in his name. The ‘DJ’ stands for the funky, creative & impulsive side and ‘Zuby’ represents the simple, steady and softer side, as in the ‘average joe. Also featured are DJ Zuby’s views on several subjects, as he is not only respected as an Indian music expert but also as an individual who has been there, seen that and done it!
‘DJ Zuby’ true to his heritage, his music taste is specific but not limited to contemporary Bhangra and Bollywood music. His ability to produce music by mixing a traditional song with an electro, deep, techno house or ‘dhol’ (drum) beats are exceptional! Ensuring his music is always current and fresh for his growing listenership. There is a rare chance that a good commercial track for DJ Zuby’ cannot mix into bhangra music. The fusion of sounds is DJ Zuby’s’ trademark.
When DJ Zuby plays music, he is constantly aware of his audience and whether they appreciate the remixes he works day and night for his fans. Contact him here on email @ firstname.lastname@example.org
If you had to ask ‘DJ Zuby’ what is his secret? His answer is simple – “The element of surprise holds intrigue and being a DJ is about keeping your eye on the dancefloor, and not only the gear.’
During the past few years, ‘DJ Zuby’ has not only brought his creative style & techniques to the profession but has also achieved immense popularity in the night life scene and quite recently on air with SABC’s Lotus FM on the Friday afternoon slot between 16H30 and 17H30 broadcasting all over South Africa.
‘DJ Zuby’ has also spent several years on the radio along with lots of stage performances all over South Africa! ‘DJ Zuby’ specializes in playing hip-hop, ragga, retro, club House and commercial hits with the Spice of Mumbai, India.
Today, ‘DJ Zuby’ works on a consultancy basis for entertainment venues all over India & South Africa along with conceptualising & promoting his dj personality and skill, teaching young students, promoting Indian & English records and performing around the country!