The EME Records official DJ is the cover star of the latest issue of MyStreetz magazine, photographed by August Udoh and styled by Jekwu the Stylist.
DJ Xclusive is one DJ that is making waves in Nigeria. Rotimi Alakija (born on the 16th of October), better known as DJ Xclusive, is a British Nigerian disc jockey, record producer and recording artist.
DJ Xclusive started his professional disc jockey career in 2003 by performing at various night clubs, including Aura Mayfair, Penthouse, Funky Buddha and Jalousie During the course of his career, DJ Xclusive has performed with acts like Ne-Yo, Rihanna, Mario Winans, Brick and Lace, Nas and Fat Joe.
At the 2010 edition of the Nigeria Entertainment Awards, held in the United States, DJ Xclusive won World Best DJ. He was nominated for Best DJ at the 2011 edition of the Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television Awards (BEFFTA Awards). He was also featured at the 2013 Big Brother House Party.
In 2011, DJ Xclusive became the resident DJ for CoolFM 96.9 and also joined Empire Mates Entertainment as Wizkid‘s official DJ. DJ Xclusive released a single “I’m Xclusive” alongside renowned UK-Nigerian artist Mo Eazy.
In 2013 and 2014 he release single with different Nigerian Artist below
- “Pangolo” (featuring Timaya)
- “Ibebe” (featuring Olamide) (2013)
- “Gal bad” (featuring D’Prince and Wizkid) (2014)
- “Jeje” (featuring Wizkid) (2014)
- “Fatasi” (featuring Terry G) (2014)
- “Tonight” (featuring BankyW and Niyola) (2014)
- “Shaba” (featuring Kcee and Shaba) (2014)
In 2015 DJ Xclusive unleashed his long-awaited debut album with an event held on 27 June, 2015 at the Land Mark event centre
After a prolific run of hit songs which have seen him take a stranglehold on the airwaves and dance playlists all over the African continent, DJ Xclusive has finally capped off months of hard work with his debut album titled: ‘According to X’.