DJ Selva (Malaysia) – Kizomba DJ
DJ Selva is well renowned as one of the most sought after Afro-Latin DJs and Emcees in the Asian region. His early experience as a DJ in R&B dance clubs from the tender age of 17 has helped him gain an invaluable skill in the art of music-mixing and crowd-pleasing.
DJ Selva’s calling as an Afro-Latin DJ commenced with Monday Night Salsa at Shivz Grill in Bangsar in early 2011. His brand of energetic and hard hitting Cuban salsa and sensual bachata became a huge hit with the salsa faithful in Kuala Lumpur. Monday Night Salsa was undoubtedly a hugely popular social salsa night and continued to pull some of the best dancers, instructors and performers in Malaysia and from other countries in the region and worldwide. He soon found himself on the decks at many other salsa nights. Some of his gigs include Shivz Grill, G Point (formerly Salsa Havana), The Water Place at Heritage Row, Carne y Vino Latin Bar & Grill in Changkat Bukit Bintang (where he was the resident DJ), Loco, Havana Club, Yoko’s, Modesto’s Capsquare, Paradox Art Café, Braveheart, Chandelier, Zero 11, Interlude, Star Café TTDI and many other private & corporate functions as DJ & emcee. He has also been invited to DJ at various gigs in neighbouring Singapore like Cuba Libre, The Studio and Union Square @ The Amara. He is currently the resident DJ of the largest weekly Afro-Latin party in Malaysia, Afro-Latin Social Friday at Hugos by Modestos.
DJ Selva was given due recognition as a world-class Afro-Latin DJ when he was invited to be the resident DJ at the World Bachata Festival 2012 in Kuala Lumpur. He has since been invited to numerous events alongside some of the best Latin DJs in the region in many different countries including Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, India & Japan.
DJ Selva’s introduction to Kizomba in 2011 and many years of practice thereafter has lead to his status as one of the most popular Kizomba DJs in Asia. TO his credit, he has been invited to DJ at many events featuring some of the biggest names in world Kizomba including Kwenda Lima, Albir & Sara, Laurent & Adeline, Felicien & Isabelle, Enah & Carolina
The different genres of music he spins include Salsa (Cuban,LA & NY), Kizomba, Semba, Afrohouse, Bachata, Son Cubano, Merengue, Reggaeton, Salsaton, Zouk, Cha cha, West Coast Swing, R&B, hip hop, retro and Top 40’s hits.
DJ AL (Singapore) – Kizomba DJ
DJ Alice discovered Kizomba in 2014 and immediately fell for the dance and music. She is one of the first few Kizomba DJ here in SG and was given her first opportunity to DJ at the Kizomba Extremo ft. Isabelle Y Felicien Party. She continue to contribute to the kizomba community by sharing her music at socials, parties and festivals. Alice has undergone training at DJSenter Singapore, and has achieved beyond what most DJs have in a short time, showing much versatility.
Just to name a few events that she has been DJ in:- – Kizomba Extremo ft. Isabelle y Felcien – Haji Lane Street Parties – Angola IndepenDANCE Day Party – Olympic Dance Club Hanoi – KizzFever Singapore – Senõr Taco Singapore – Kizomba Extremo ft. Kwenda Lima – Urban Ventures 2 Singapore – Al Capone Outdoor Kizomba.
DJ KizKa (Russia) – Kizomba DJ
DJ KiZka aka Marina Kizz is from Russia. She moved to Kuala Lumpur 4 years ago where she started her DJ journey as a Hip-Hop, RnB DJ. But since has been attached to the Latin Dance scene for many years, very soon she found her real passion in Latin and Kizomba music and she became the first Female Afro-Latin DJ in Kaula Lumpur.
Over the last few years she has played in many famous bars and clubs in Malaysia, such as LOCO, Salsa Bar and Havana club where today she’s one of the resident DJ. She was also one of the most admired DJ for Miri Afro Latin Fiesta 2017, which was her debut as a Festival DJ.