Always the girl who knew the lyrics to every song, DJ Lady J describes herself as a “soul who loves music”. An extraordinary ear and a heart-felt passion for music set her well on her way, but it was a chance meeting with the renowned DJ Aaron James that catapulted her into the world of mixing beats on the wheels of steel, coming in as a music lover and emerging as the fabulous and vibrant DJ Lady J. Working her way through the ranks, making her own mixes, and spinning to her heart’s content have earned DJ Lady J her rightful spot as a genre-fusing music powerhouse, a deejay that not only crosses cultures, eras, and boundaries with her unique musical prowess but can somehow make the most diverse crowd fall in love with the beats, and many would say, with her.
An authentic Manhattanite, DJ Lady J began her career in front of the camera as a model where her not-your-average stunning looks captivated audiences in the fashion world and beyond. After appearing on Bravo’s hit show Project Runway, DJ Lady J took the scene by storm modeling for world renowned brands like Lancome, Temptu, Dahl, and Triple Five Soul. Her modeling career took her out of Manhattan and around the globe to France, Brazil, and Senegal where she experienced everything that fashion and music have to offer. The definition of a fashionista- unique, creative, and effortlessly chic - DJ Lady J effuses eclectic global style in every step she struts.
Not the typical model, DJ Lady J is a triple threat- beauty, brains, and infectious personality. Whether she is the live correspondent for Blok TV or the radio host for popular website The Life Files, DJ Lady J always shines. Dynamic and energetic, but still down to earth and approachable, she makes it easy for celebrities as varied as R&B singer, Ryan Leslie, and the founder of fashion house Heatherette, Ritchie Rich, sit down for a chat. Making television appearances on MTV’s comedy skit with Tracey Morgan and on NWP Sketch comedy, DJ Lady J shows the audience she’s more than just a stunning face, a killer shape, and an out of this world fashion sense. She is all of that and personality plus.
On the turntables, DJ Lady J moves the crowd, transforming the dance floor and taking her audience on a journey from house to soul to rock to hip hop and back again, each moment inspired by her eclectic global experience. With a vibrant personality to match her infinite knowledge of music, DJ Lady J delivers an experience nothing short of magical with each beat of a song.
Currently, DJ Lady J can be found spinning delights at Spur Tree Lounge on Tuesday nights in New York City.