Ayorinde Kehinde Okiki also known as his stage nameDJ Kaywise is a stellar DJ/VJ cum music artiste. He is without doubt, one of the hottest DJs in the genre of street hip hop. DJ Kaywise is very much an innovator and barrier breaker. He was born in Lagos, been able to carve a niche for himself by putting out various mixes and mix-tapes to validate his brand. Till date, DJ Kaywise has accumulated over 3000 mix tapes, which has circulated across different parts of Nigeria and Africa. His most popular mix tape was titled ‘Emergency Mix’; it featured a groundbreaking collection of popular Nigerian hit songs.
Early life and Background
DJ Kwaywise is Popularly known as the youngest major street DJ in Lagos, Kaywise has spent years honing and developing his craft as a performing deejay. He has performed on several stages across Nigeria, alongside other greats such as DJ Jimmy Jatt, DJ Xclusive, DJ Spinall and DJ Neptune to mention a few. He has worked with MTV Base, Nigezie, UNILAG FM and most recently Afro Music Pop.
Following the footsteps of some of his role models David Guetta and DJ Jimmy Jatt, DJ Kaywise released a single in 2013, titled ‘Loyalist’ featuring Iyanya. He followed this up in 2014 with ‘Feel Alright’, a collaboration with Iceprince, Patoranking & Mugeez, then most recently ‘Warn Dem’ with Oritsefemi. In January 2016, he launched the maiden edition of his annual concert, the JOOR CONCERT. A concert designed to celebrate the essence of youths in the town he grew up in Lagos. DJ Kaywise is currently working on releasing a compilation album, as well as some other projects that will be announced over the course of time.
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DJ Kaywise is Currently Studying Business Administration at Unilag, Yaba Lagos State