DJ NESS (Star Wax)
Paris 2019, Tropical Diaspora® Records is at the Indy Label Market edition in the french metropol. In the first day we got a visit by Ness Errahmani aka DJ Ness who got first DJ in Europe to get a copy our lastest release on vinyl and our first compilation ever. A record full or remembrances celebrating afro diaspora heritage with music and culture.
Passionate about music and vinyl at a very early age, he started to deejay for his father former head of culture at the UNESCO. Ness Errahmani aka DJ Ness has made a name for himself in the Afrobeat community for the last 20 years or so.
He has open for both Seun & Femi kuti, Ebo Taylor, The Soul Jazz Orchestra or Jungle By Night but also hip hop acts like Apollo Brown & Skyzoo or Delinquent Habits…As a producer or manager he has released 5 albums like the French Cameroon duo Fire Tongue & Chief Cook or the legendary french hip hop band 2 Bal 2 Neg. Ness has also been involved with the first album of Seun Kuti and produced remixes for Mop Mop, Fairuz. His relationship with Fela & Seun Kuti led him to travel many times to Africa and co- produced a 7 inch of Isdeen in Benin to also spin in Coutounou. He had the chance to play at both Shrine in Harlem and in San Fransisco while a US tour a couple of years ago that took him to Miami, New-Orleans, Oakland. Ness been at the Star Wax team for the last 8 years and has worked on the playlist of the Star Wax Lp’s. Radio Deejay, Journalist on Rinse France, Le Melletron and sometimes on national radio in France.
At least Ness featured our record in Masterfonk Davjazz radio show with the first hour my mix that you can listen to here:
Thank You Dj Ness!