DJ Javed’s strong Indian roots led him to his natural ability to understand and feel the culture of music and dance on a greater level than most artists. He has resided in Hong Kong since 2001 and began as a salsa dancer, and then fell in love with the exhilarating art of DJing. He started DJing locally and internationally from 2006 and has appeared at some of the hottest clubs and music & dance festivals abroad and all around Hong Kong. Out of the country, he has spun his magic in Bombay, Bangalore, Pune, Macau, Korea, Jodhpur in India, Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, China and others. Some of the venues he has DJ’ed at in Hong Kong include W Hotel, Kee Club, The Hong Kong Jockey Club, Yacht Club in Aberdeen, Kowloon Cricket Club, Likuid, Isola Bar, G Bar, Aqua Spirit, Makumba Africa Bar, Liquid Lounge, Sugar, Club 97, C Club and many more.
In 2007 and 2008 he was the official DJ at the Hong Kong Salsa Congress and in 2009 at the first Macau Salsa Festival at the Venetian Resort & Hotel in Macau as well as the Hong Kong Salsa Festival in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010. He also co-organised all these above-mentioned festival and took it to the position it holds in Asia today. He’s delivered unforgettable performances at the 2009 Asia Latin Culture Festival & the Korea Salsa Congress in Seoul, 2009 Singapore Salsa Congress, India International Salsa Congress 2006, 2007, 2008 & 2009, Pune International Dance Congress 2010 & 2011, Goa International Latin Festival 2011 and the India International Dance Congress 2012 in India to name a few. Javed has also had the pleasure of being invited to both the Taiwan and Malaysian Salsa Festival in 2007 as the guest DJ.
In 2008, Deejay Javed was awarded the “Best Latin Music DJ” in Hong Kong. Although Javed specializes in Latin Music, the limits of his DJing skills are non-existent. He enjoys playing all kinds of music. His other areas of expertise other than all types of Latin, are 70s, 80s, 90s, Reggae, Ragga, Funk, Ska, Soca, Afro-Caribbean, Bollywood, Zouk, World music and whatever else is necessary to get the crowd on their feet including the popular tracks heard in clubs and bars around the world.
Deejay Javed has a connection so intense with his audience, he can always feel their vibes and moods. This is what makes his set so popular all over Asia. When he is DJing, he is opening up his heart to everyone on the dance floor. Deejay Javed loves the thrill of being able to keep people on the dance floor for hours on end. He has spun non-stop for 8 hours at stretch! Javed is pleasing entertainment to all, and gives people pure joy just to watch his passion and love for DJing.