EP. 147 - DJ Chaoz (My DJ Story Podcast)

Name: Brandon Clayton

DJ Name: DJ Chaoz


Instagram: @Djchaoz413

Primary Genre: Open Format

Other Genres: Hip-Hop, R&B, Reggae, Soca, Dancehall, Reggaeton, Pop, Afrobeat



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Darrel Frater, TheClub CEO: what's going on everybody Darrel frater the club CEO here and we have another amazing episode of the my DJ story podcast.


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Darrel Frater, TheClub CEO: brought to you by the club APP the number one live streaming APP for DJ and partygoers today we have my brother, DJ chaoz on the show brother, can you please introduce yourself to the people who you are and where you're from.


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DJ Chaoz: what's going on my name is DJ Chaoz originally come from the former three area in the fourth year at this moment moment forward small towns Springfield Massachusetts outside of your boss in the interview.


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DJ Chaoz: But yeah that's me right now.


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Darrel Frater, TheClub CEO: awesome brother super excited to have you on the show man, this is the my DJ story podcast so we want to hear your story as a DJ so talk us through some of the early days, what sparked your interest to become a DJ and give us some insight on those early days of how you became DJ.


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DJ Chaoz: So we'll go way back.


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DJ Chaoz: Google back childhood little baby.


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DJ Chaoz: knock knock artists just me as a little baby my father was a producer before he became producer, he was a band Member, he was a drummer so.


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DJ Chaoz: The love of music has been there since I was born, I have watched him and been to different places different different areas just watching and growing as I started to grow and get older I started to join into his business and trying to help out where he manages artists.


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DJ Chaoz: get a lot of parties in this area in the Springfield area to Connecticut area some New York areas we done did top artists is from Dave hollister I sure did big events out of ICT area hartford area lot of waterbury bloodsport.


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DJ Chaoz: sona aspect of me growing and getting there I basically learned back and I wasn't a DJ I wasn't a singer I was just an analyzer of the craft.


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DJ Chaoz: As I got older, I became more into graphic arts graphic arts turned into helping him and doing every label.


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DJ Chaoz: I did every label for all the artists that we had on his record label at the point in time, I helped others as I got into high school I started helping out my my local friends that started getting into the rap game my local friends and started singing.


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DJ Chaoz: I end up finding a little voice of my own and started doing a little wrapping myself in the early ages.


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DJ Chaoz: let alone.


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DJ Chaoz: When we shift into high school stage.


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DJ Chaoz: DJ still wasn't the criteria of me it wasn't DJ chaos, I was just a regular guy still trying to be behind scenes I like behind scenes because there was a lot of things that need to be done.


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DJ Chaoz: Growing just I just kept growing more and more love I grew before the love of music, the more I just wanted to be in front, instead of being behind seen and so going from.


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DJ Chaoz: Marketing basically to editing and to learning how to edit music doing making beats I used to be the beat man for them as well, and making beats and making beats for others I just started to build and collate and just try to make myself a melting pot of music industry.


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DJ Chaoz: Once I end up getting into college I ended up talking to a counselor of minds and I said two words in that was I don't know where my class.


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DJ Chaoz: Is this the office, I think I said something like that is is the office something.


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DJ Chaoz: But he literally stopped and said, have you ever did radio before.


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DJ Chaoz: So no never he said you had a radio voice said oh Okay, you say you want to do radio.


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DJ Chaoz: You know i'm not scared of opportunity I said yeah not a problem let's jump down as grabbed his radio so of right.


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DJ Chaoz: right, then, and there I end up getting a radio show with the College radio station, I had that for about two years it was every Thursday actually has called the lockdown.


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DJ Chaoz: out in my area Thursday nights was college night, so I used to get more ice get all my classmates together and ready to get hyped to go out there.


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DJ Chaoz: Once I was done for my radio show actually progressed, this is where the DJ atmosphere started helping because I was a radio DJ but I wasn't physically DJ completely like that.


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DJ Chaoz: It came, it was a gentleman that end up hearing me which own a CAFE That was a block down the street from my college.


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DJ Chaoz: bumped into me they said hey man, I like I like how you show was a window, if you want to come to my caffeine spin.


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DJ Chaoz: That, then, was like I said i'm never scared of opportunity i'll take it, no matter what I took the opportunity I was scared shirtless excuse me for my friends, but I was scared shirtless on the factor of I never physically DJ in front of people.


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DJ Chaoz: And, as I DJ in front of people.


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DJ Chaoz: At that point in time.


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DJ Chaoz: I thought I was horrible.


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DJ Chaoz: But everybody came with me and told me they loved it they love the flow and I got invited back.


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DJ Chaoz: right there that's when I knew that I love DJ right there I knew that that's what I wanted to actually do from there, I progress that form, I talked to my father.


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DJ Chaoz: told him my love for music and he just gave me the backbone of the business and try to structure me.