Country Based: United States
City/State: Phoenix, AZ
Country of Origin: Jamaica
Down to earth , hardworking, persistent, humble , go getter his passion for music started at an early age from cassette tapes and boom boxes to street parties in jamaica. 94 Dj skoolboi started mixing and manipulating music with two standard discman cd players with a couple of his friends and started the Gennexx sound system they quickly developed a reputation for themselves and started to do major street parties and occasional weddings playing classic rnb, hiphop reggae, dancehall , 70’s 80 dance music & motown. Their musical influenced range from Bob Marley to Stevie wonder.Mixing at street parties in Parrytown, Jamaica, a young skoolboi learned the techniques that would soon define him as one of the finest disc jockeys to come to the United States.
Paul moved to the states at the age of 18 in 02 and was nicknamed “skoolboi” by his peers for being the youngest of the migrated Jamaican workforce. Musically he got right to work djaying house parties for friends who were immediately attached to his style of mixing pop/rnb/hiphop/rock and reggae music in a fashion that kept people dancing all night. He has sinced djayed at venues such as Fat Tuesday,s,Maloneys,Trinity, Fountinis, (Hip Hop,Rnb, Pop ,Dance) (Classic Rock, Dance, Alternative Rock) Currenltly Dj Skoolboi is the resident dj for the longest running reggae clubs in arizona Mable Murphy,s, Ocean 7 (formally trinity) were he spins reggae, dancehall, soca and african on sundays longside Djs Dark vader and buck rogers . DJSkoolboi has been building a reputation for himself here in Phoenix for the past 9 years. Born and raised in Jamaica, he comes to us with diligence and class. His unique style has been nothing less than superior as he climbs his way to the top of his profession.
He has mastered techniques such as beatmatching, phrasing, cueing, equalization and audio mixing. He graduated from the Conservatory of Recording arts and sciences feb 2010 where he studied music production and music business .His areas of expertise include, but are not limited to: Reggae, Dancehall,African ,Soca, Hip-Hop,Rap,R&B, Top 40, Dubstep , Trance , Electro ,Pop, Old School and Soul. Studio production and live sound mixing.