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‘Selectah Urban’ is Champion MixKing

by: - July 25, 2016
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SELECTAH URBAN & FOUNDER OF CMK 2016

(Roseau, Dominica) On Friday 22, July 2016, after 4 weeks of “DJ University” 5 Finalists battled it out at The Ice Box Sports Bar & Night Club to win $2,500.00 in Cash & Prizes.

A DJ Competition, organized by Jael Joseph of ACEM by Jael Inc, established Champion MixKing as an avenue to developing and nurturing the talent of young djs in Dominica.

The Grand Finale wrapped up after 3 Intense Rounds, with Randwick “Selectah Urban” Larocque of Portsmouth winning the Champion MixKing Belt & prizes from various sponsors. The Rounds included: a 20 Minute Segment, Battle of the Genres & The Best of 10 Song Clash.

The Main Sponsors Included: Flow Dominica, TecHeads, Fone Shack, Astaphans, Red Stripe Beer, Pizza Hut Delivery, Rubis Service Station Portsmouth, Brighter Days & Vibes Radio.

The Finalists included:

Birth Name

DJ’S NAMES

ADDRESS

Jermain George DJ Slick Portsmouth
Randwick Larocque Selectah Urban Portsmouth
Kadiff Winston Original DJ Cliff Portsmouth
Sharkim Esprit DJ Flow Sylvania
Paul Joseph DeeJ Synker Marigot

Each Friday, the DJays were scheduled to play pre-selected genres as follows

June 24 – Soca, Afro Beats & Bouyon,

July 1 – Hip Hop, Trap, R&B, Pop

July 8– Dancehall & Reggae

July 15  – EDM, House, Techno

They were judged based on the following criteria:

Originality of Material, Stage Presence ,  Audience Response, Transitions and Level Control, as well as Performance Skills / Technical Ability.

 

The First Elimination happened on July 15, 2016 when only 5 DJs continued to the Finals on July 22, 2016.

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