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Biography

Renowned International Eva - Blazing DJ Neptune is a successful Disc Jockey and powerful brand to reckon with when it comes to music and entertainment in Nigeria, West Africa. The professional Disc Jockey spins different genre of music from Hip Hop, RNB, House, Funky House Music, Dancehall, and Afro Beats etc. His ability to trill and entertain different type of audience across the globe makes Him stand out.

DJ Neptune who hails from Edo State in Nigeria was born and bred in Lagos State, where he got exposed to music in the late 90's. Imohosien Patrick popularly known as DJ Neptune started entertaining friends and neighbors at the age of 10. DJ Neptune developed interest in becoming a Disc Jockey while He was in school and after watching several online DJ tutorials and practice; He became a Disc Jockey and started living his dreams, spinning at school parties, fast food eateries, nightclubs, and house parties.

DJ Neptune started his career as a professional Disc Jockey in 2001 and was hired by Nigeria's first private radio station Ray power 100.5 FM Lagos where he worked as an in-house DJ from 2004 to 2010. As a professional Disc Jockey with wide sense and a high taste for good music, Neptune was able to keep the listeners glued to their radio set and in a short period of time He became a household name in the Nigeria entertainment industry. In 2008, Nigerian rapper Naeto C signed DJ Neptune as his official Disc Jockey/ Hype man and together the duo created a new face to Nigerian Hip-Hop/ Nigerian DJ's in Africa.

As part of plans to expand the brand and put a face to the name, Neptune released series of promotional Mix tapes online for free downloads. He then went ahead to start production on his own DJ Album and later released the audio and visuals for single like 123 {Remix} featuring MI, Naeto C and the late Da Grin, This Gbedu featuring Ice Prince, YQ and Shank, {audio/video}, Skoobi Doo featuring Jesse Jags, General Pype and Lynxxx, {audio/video}. My #1 featuring Kay Switch and May D {audio}, Twerk It featuring D' Prince {audio/video} , So Nice featuring David O and Del B {audio/video}, Baddest featuring Olamide, Stonebwoy and BOJ {audio/video}.

He is currently working / producing his new Album with several African top Artists.

In 2011 DJ Neptune was part of History as the first Nigerian DJ to perform at the Historic South By South West [SXSW] Concert held in Austin, Texas. He also played the role of an A&R to Naeto C's Award winning "Super C Season" Album. The prolific freelance mobile Disc Jockey has handled series of concerts and events for Etisalat Nigeria, Nigeria Breweries, MTN Nigeria, Hennessy Party/Artistry tour, The Beat 99.9FM Lagos Beat Bar Crawl etc. He also created audio content for the launch of the new Black berry 9220/9320 smart phones and In 2013 DJ Neptune was selected as one of Nokia Nigeria Ambassador, due to his huge online presence and fan base across Africa. He recently partnered with MTN Nigeria to produce and host the first #MTNLoudInNaijaMixTape, which is arguably the most downloaded Mix on the MTN Play website with over 400,000 thousand digital download in less than two weeks of it release and the #MTNLoudInNaijaValentineMix.

Aside performing at different concerts and events in Nigeria, the Award winning International Disc Jockey has performed in Countries like the United State of America, Malaysia, United Kingdom, South Africa, Liberia, Benin Republic, Ghana, Malawi, Dubai, Tanzania, Kenya, Zambia, Namibia, Trinidad/Tobago, Congo Brazzaville.

 

Social Responsibility

With a vision of impacting the lives of our youths positively through entertainment, He is currently working on building a school and mentorship program for underprivileged teens/young adults with an interest in entertainment, most especially the act of being a disc jockey, creating avenues for upcoming DJs to develop their talent professionally, and generate revenue for themselves. Losing his Father to lung cancer, He is extremely passionate about raising awareness and funds for further research in finding a cure to this killer disease. Also working with other charity organization he plans to hold several concerts around Africa to raise money for individuals diagnosed with lung cancer. With his expansive career he has been a major factor in bridging the cultural gap by promoting Africa through entertainment

 

Accolades

  • 2015, Ghana Awards Best Non- Ghanaian International DJ held in Ghana.
  • 2014, NEA Egypt Best World DJ held in Egypt
  • 2011, Best International DJ at the NPA Awards, Atlanta, Ga
  • 2010, Best Nigerian DJ, Dynamix All Youth Award

 

  

  • 2010, Africa Entertainment Awards, Best International DJ held in Malaysia
  • 2009, Tush Awards, Best Nigerian DJ held in Nigeria
  • 2009 Nigeria Entertainment Award Best World DJ held in USA

 

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