Have you ever thought of becoming a DJ when you grow up?
Or, you just like to move your body to those sick beats?!
TOP 10 Most Successful and Badass Malaysian DJ that our editorial team has handpicked just for you.
They are Malaysian who are not afraid of pursuing their dreams no matter what it takes.
1. DJ Blink
2. DJ Goldfish
This DJ duo is also the first Malaysian representatives to perform at the prestigious EDM festival which has previously present many renowned EDM stars like David Guetta, Swedish House Mafia, Avicii, Tiësto, Hardwell, Afrojack, Steve Aoki, and more.
They have previously performed at other huge electronic arenas and shows like Future Music Festival Asia, THIRST, Ultra Korea and more, but Tomorrowland is definitely their biggest breakthrough!
Check out one of their most popular tracks in their SoundCloud !!!!
3. DJ Nikki
We look at the same stars and see such different things. Upcoming gigs 20/10 – ETM @ ENVY KL 21/10 – Instaforex event 22 ~ 25/10 – Pattaya 28/10 – ETM @ Ozoo Penang 29/10 – Slide The City Closing Party 4/11 – ETM 10/11 – ETM 17/11 – ETM 18/11 – House Music @ Le Noir 24/11 – 1️⃣ MIYE Award 2️⃣ Zouk KL 26/11 – ETM 1/12 – Private event 2/12 – Senibong Cove Festival 2017 8/12 – Private event 9/12 – Private event 15/12 – Private event 12/12 – NYE Party @ Bangkok Available on Xmas eve. Email PA : firstname.lastname@example.org Photo credit to @mathieuwng
Nikki is a versatile DJ being able to flit between styles and shred genre boundaries.
Her sets typically incorporate tech house, house to electro as well as her more traditional techno fare, making for consistently exciting, surprising DJ sets that never fail to rock the dance floor and defy his fans’ high expectation.
Check out one of DJ Nikki’s live mix here.
4. Leng Yein
Years ago people kept telling me how i should live my life. Today, they asked me how i did it. I didnt follow them. They live to survive. But I excel to live. 謝謝粉絲們的到來昨晚 爆場 的亞庇 BOND Club ⋯ 今晚美里 Black Pearl Club見！ Thank u all the fans who came to see us yday night ! FULL HOUSE again in BOND Club Kota Kinabalu … Miri Black Pearl Club see u tonight！ Show piece by @jj_house69 Wechat: shopping_369 Whatsapp : +60164442140 #top100djs #top100fdjs #AsiaNumberOneFemaleDJ #DJLengYein #LengYein #djmag #bondclub #bondclubkk Shot by @lengsean
A former beauty queen and car model, Malaysian DJ Leng Yein is not only famous for her extremely busty figure, she is also popular in the social media sphere where her Facebook page boasts of approaching 3 million of followers and more than 600k followers on Instagram, making her one of the most sought-after DJs in Asia.
Many young girls look up to her as a role model due to her impressive achievements at such a young age. Aside from admiring her high tolerance for going under the knife, she is one extremely talented lady.
She became an experienced entrepreneur before she reached the age of 30 by managing a mamak restaurant, tattoo parlor, boutique, nail salon and she also has her own fashion label. She DJs, sings, hosts events, models, and currently, she’s focusing on expanding her entertainment career to the United States and Europe.
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5. DJ Miss Eva T.
Eva T. always gets the crowd pumping with her awesome tunes & her enthusiastic interaction with the crowd.
Due to her ever-growing influence amongst clubbers & her ever-increasing fan base, she was once offered a spot as a resident DJ for both countries, current club in Malaysia & New Asia Bar in Singapore.
6. DJ Patricia Sue-Lin Knudsen
Born in Hong Kong, raised in Japan and educated in Hong Kong and her genetically native Denmark. Patricia is the deﬁnition of a worldly woman who applies her array of cultural inﬂuences to everything she does.
At the age of 5, she was bitten by the music bug and began practicing as a classically trained piano artist. Now, the long journey of musical discovery has taken her behind the wheels of steel, as she enjoys a musical career as one of the hottest and most talked about DJ’s in the KL club scene.
While House music may be her preferred DJ genre, Patricia’s love for music extends across the melodious spectrum to her abiding passion for Indie.
When she left her ‘My City’ Radio show on Capital FM after one year of entertaining listeners, she had created such a following that she felt the need to start her own ‘My Indie’ show on AFO Radio, as a response to the endless requests.
7. DJ Victor Trixter aka Victor Chan
Here’s a very meaningful excerpt MalaysianStudent.com editorial team found from his personal website: http://www.iamvictorchan.com
“I am defined by being who I am, and not what the world expects of one who churns out snazzy music at fancy clubs. Music is very much a part of my life and is a passionate journey involving the many milestones of my existence.
This richness is combined, spiced up and translated into hi-energy yet delightful vibes to provide excitement and complement the ambiance fitting of hip clubs worthy of their existence. But my spinning environment does not dictate my living preferences; for I abstain from smokes, booze and lead a very healthy life – I choose not to be a consequence of my environment, but rather the master of my destiny.”
Check out his #melody mix here:
8. DJ Ken Master K
Music is his poison. A Chinese by nationality, MasterK a.k.a DJ Ken Destiny recollects his first opportunity to explore his talent in his college days at the USA when he first performed for a private group of friends at a bachelor party.
Subsequently, this self -explored passion led to him starting off his DJ-ing career in the year 2000. His craze for Hip-Hop and Dance music got him noticed by top venues worldwide.
He then started hitting the decks all across Malaysia, where he gained the maximum recognition not only in the above genres but also in Electro House, Progressive House, Industrial, and Electronica.
Ken is known as the famous “DJ/Producer” among the region in the most famous Club “Zouk Club KL ” the heart of the City of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Check out his masterpiece – “Zouk Velvet Underground”
9. DJ Ramsey Westwood
An Eurasian DJ, Producer, and a Malaysia’s Astro Hitz Spinmaster Season 2 Champion.
He is a simple and easy going person who appreciates the simplest things in life. He lives around music and lives with music. DJ Ramsey Westwood has been DJ-ing about in Penang, Malaysia for several years before joining and making a name by grabbing the champion position “Spinmaster” in the Astro Hitz Spinmaster Season 2 held in Zouk KL.
The grand prize was a fully paid for round trip to London to perform alongside Gavyn Mytchel and Tall Paul in The Gallery by Ministry of Sound, London. Also featured on the MOS radio on The Gallery’s weekly radio show performing a 60-minute mix.
Plus he is the very first Malaysian DJ to perform at the Ministry of Sound in London.
Check out his mix here:
10. DJ Alexis Grace
Alexis Grace burst into the Malaysian DJ scene in 2013, electrifying the scene with her energetic and compelling DJ sets, which sees her interacting with the clubbers and hyping up the atmosphere in the club with her presence.
This lively 24-year-old first got into DJ-ing after it was introduced to it by her current DJ boyfriend whom she met at a rave. Self-taught learning skills and injecting her own persona which has made this rising star one of the most popular and promising female electronic dance music DJs Southeast Asia.
Alexi Grace was a professional gymnast, cheerleader, hip-hop dancer, and singer at the age of 10, therefore, it was not surprising that she easily adopted the skills to become a DJ as she already had a strong music background.
She has been recognized as Asia’s top 10 sexiest female DJ, EDMDroid Top 50 DJs, Asia’s most wanted and fast-rising FDJ. Today, Alexis Grace is one the most influential and inspiring characters for upcoming DJs and producers, breaking boundaries and stereotypes and developing a loyal and devoted fan base in Malaysia and beyond.
Her current bragging rights are:
Asia’s #6 Sexiest Female DJ | Djane Mag SEA #39 | Asia’s Fast Rising Female DJ | Asia’s Most Wanted Female DJ | EDMDroid Top 50 DJs
Check out her amazing mix here:
11. DJ MrDeadwood
Making a #Comeback to #Playclub tonight, where it all started! Come thru for the best Thursday night with #Deadwoodentertainment and#Hotspotentertainment ! Dont forget to dress in black or white! Magicword is DEADWOOD ! See u guys there! #TeamDeadwood #Teamhotspot #Ddirection #Hiphop #Trap #EDM #Psytrance #Futurebass
Music was the love of Casey’s life ever since he was young. Always captivated by the sound of beats, Casey took it himself to learn on his own to play the drums at a very young age.
As his passion grew even further Casey decided to pursue the art and crafts of DJ-ing in order to expose and share his love for music to a bigger audience.
Although being a self-taught DJ, Casey is not shy of dropping some powerful and fresh mixes which attracted a huge number of followers and fans, always requesting for his latest mixtapes and mashups.
As the demand for Casey’s performance grew, he took it upon himself to organize a pool party which exploded into a huge event with several hundreds of people turning up.
And thus, the name and brand “DEADWOOD” is born.
12. DJ Rachel B
Having to perform in events and marathons all mostly in Penang especially OZOO club, DJ Rachel B is sure to fill and boost your emotions with her music mix and mash-up in clubs and rave parties!
13. DJ Yeoh Wai Hong (B.A.T.E.)
14. DJ Ethan Curzon (B.A.T.E.)
Ethan Curzon and Yeoh Wai Hong make BATE – a DJ duo who are no strangers in Kuala Lumpur’s nightlife circuit. Bringing a different kind of energy to each and every set they play, a bring-the-house-down mantra drives their approach to dance music.
Internationally, BATE have been booked to play at venues like Octagon in Seoul, MAZE in Melbourne, and Mink in Singapore.
On regular weekends, they can be found anchoring SMASH at ZOUK on Friday nights and NOISE! at LUST on Saturdays – arguably the most dynamic nights in Kuala Lumpur nightlife today.
15. DJ Mizz Kiya
If Zouk KL is your place to be to dance the night away with your pals, then DJ MizzKiya is the gal that will blow the roof off and entertain you to the fullest with her spectacular electro music.
Known as the Princess of Zouk KL, she is the only female disc jockey in Zouk ready to revive your soul after a hectic week of bustling in your work.
16. DJane Geri aka Geri Sia
She is not just your another ordinary Female Dj, She is an experience.
Gracing the decks with class and elegance while still being able to hold the dance floors at her feet, giving partygoers a real taste of her unique and distinctive style.
This female Dj has spent many of her years immersed in music. From her early days as a classically trained pianist and violinist, she has now relayed her musical talent to the decks. Having spun at some of the hottest nightspots in the region.
As a self-taught DJ, her styles and techniques are one of a kind.
17. DJ Pennie Freeze aka Pennie Tan
DJ Freeze spins R&B, electro and Dirty Dutch.
She started her career by spinning at The Pool, KL, G Six Club – Gardens , V-Club on the Strand, Poppy and MIST CLUB in Kuala lumpur and she also wooed the crowd at Aruku The walk in Johor.
In recent months, her popularity has soared to new heights as her Dirty Dutch and commercial music genres never fail to disappoint clubbers.
Coupled with devilish good looks, she has conquered clubs not only in Peninsula Malaysia in recent months such as Celcom X-Play, Remedy Club, Scott Garden, Muse Club, Johor, Define Dunhill event, Soju Room and Room Penang, SOS Club and House, Ipoh, Paragon-X Dance club in Kuching, B.E.D. Club in Kota Kinabalu.
She has also left an impression on partygoers at Maze Friday, Melbourne, Shanghai Nights, Sydney, and Cleo Club, Hong Kong.
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