Merqury Republic Organizers of the prestigious annual Ghana DJ
Awards are set to host the first session of the first ever Disc Jockey
(DJ) Cypher in Africa this Saturday 28th January 2017.
The event which will be broadcast live on Facebook will feature
skillful DJs randomly selected from various parts of Ghana.
A DJ Cypher is a short display of Disc Jockeying talent from an
incredibly wide range of DJs. It combines all realms of DJing,
whether it’s an ups-and coming DJ, the seasoned veteran or it is
the international DJ you had no idea about.
Each DJ will bring their own style to the mix, in turn, giving their
audience a great showdown.
Speaking to Mr Hubert Kofi Anti (ubeatz), Coordinator of the
historic event which happens to be one of the events preceding the
2017 Ghana DJ Awards, scheduled to hold within the first quarter
of the year, he explained that “We looked at the DJs that actually
play with DJ flare and drew them from different areas of the
“The first section which comes off on Saturday is a curtain raiser
for more session in coming weeks ” he added.
In an interview with DJ Wabs, one of the participants, who won the
best discovery Ghana DJ awards 2016 on his take on the Cypher he
said “I think it’s a great experience being the first ever in Africa…..
It’s a pleasure being part of history, Ghana and Africa should watch
out for a lot of scratches and Turntables tricks on the Cypher.”
The six DJs who made the list for first edition are DJ Que, DJ Bryte,
DJ Mpesempese, DJ Gospol, DJ Laxtick, DJ Kevin.
Watch the Live Video below: