“Dj Olu Releases New video to his single BANCE that features D.O. The video was directed by Damiereel and was shot in Toronto, Canada. Dj Olu also has a mix already circulating online, titled Lagos Nights and is gradually making his mark in the UK and Canada, following his recent tour.
DJ Olu, Born Olu Abiodun to Nigerian successful entrepreneur Dapo Abiodun started off as an underground DJ in 2010 while studying for his “A” levels in England. After djing and headlining numerous parties across the country, It didn’t take long for him to get noticed. In June 2011 he was signed as the official DJ for Davido’s HKN record label.
His experience djing at various weddings, birthdays, night clubs and the critically acclaimed 2013 HKN tour has proven him to be a versatile entertainer who can cater and please any listening crowd. His involvement with the HKN tour allowed him cater to a crowd of different backgrounds. He has entertained crowds in South Africa, Ivory coast, Ghana, Cotonou, Dubai, Miami, Atlanta and numerous cities in the UK. His mixtapes include some of the hottest artists from the scene. Olu is able to mix different genre of music e.g hip-hop, funky, bashment, afrobeat, oldies to create a unique sound.
His three years as a part time dj has not gone unnoticed as he was crowned the baddestDj in Africa after holding down the famous nightclub, liquid in Lagos till 7am for 4 consecutive Saturdays in 2013.
In early 2014 Olu embarked on a single man tour in uk and Canada, selling all shows out, which was the first leg of tour. The second half will occur in the later half of the year.
After djing at the 2014 countdown in Lagos, it is clear that 2014 is about to be a notable year for the acclaimed DJ. With his upcoming canada takeover tour and album complication with various artist in the works, he is definitely one to watch for in 2014.
After a long year of touring, HKN’s Dj Olu has recorded an epic mix called “Lagos Nights”. Dj Olu is putting finishing touches to his Upcoming 1st Dj Album.”