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MISTA STYLEE HAS ALWAYS HAD A PASSION FOR MUSIC AND ITS ALWAYS BROUGHT OUT THE POSITIVE SIDE IN HIM.

 

HE STARTED OFF BY BUYING VINYL RECORDS FROM BLACKA DREAD IN BRIXTON, DUB VENDOR, CLAPHAM JUNCTION AND SCORPION MUSIC IN STREATHAM.

 

HE NEVER THOUGHT THAT ONE DAY HE WOULD BECOME A DJ.

 

GROWING UP LISTENING TO THE LIKES OF DADDY ERNIE, COMMANDER B, JENNY FRANCIS, CALVIN FRANCIS, JIGGS, DAVID RODIGAN WHO WERE ALL ON MAINSTREAM RADIO AT THE TIME GAVE HIM HUGE CONFIDENCE.

 

ALSO LISTENING TO CHRIS GOLDFINGER AND TIM WESTWOOD ON SATURDAY NIGHTS ON RADIO 1 WHICH WAS THE REAL EXCITEMENT.

 

ALSO LISTENING TO RADIO STATIONS SUCH AS POWER JAM, VIBESFM, LIGHTNING FM, BASSLINE FM AND MANY MORE.,REGGAE MUSIC BECAME A HUGE PART OF HIS CHILDHOOD.

 

GROWING UP IN AN EDUCATIONAL FAMILY THERE WAS A LOT OF EXPECTATIONS.

 

HIS MOTHER WORKING FOR THE THE CIVIL SERVICE FOR MANY YEARS AND BEING REWARDED WITH AN MBE, HIS FATHER WHO WAS A PROFESSIONAL CRICKETER FOR SURREY AND GUYANA AND THEN ONTO BECOMING A YOUTH WORKER SEEKING MANAGEMENT LEVEL FOR CROYDON COUNCIL.

UK TOP RADIO PRESENTER/ SOUND DJ

UK TOP RADIO PRESENTER/ SOUND DJ

MISTA STYLEE ALSO HAD A REAL PASSION FOR FOOTBALL AND HE DID REALLY WELL WITH THAT.


UNFORTUNATELY HE NEVER PROGRESSED TO WHERE HE WOULD HAVE LIKED BUT MADE IT TO SEMI PRO.

 

AFTER GOING THROUGH LIFE CHANGES AND SITUATIONS HE REALISED THAT HE HAD TO MAKE CHANGES IN HIS LIFE WHICH HE HAS.

 

HE STARTED TO WORK ALONGSIDE A GOOD FRIEND OF HIS SELLING CDS IN BRIXTON. THIS OPENED DOORS.

 

STYLEE THEN STARTED COLLECTING MORE MUSIC WHICH HE WAS THEN ABLE TO PROGRESS AND THEN START DOING A FEW DJ BOOKINGS FOR CLOSE FRIENDS AND FAMILY MEMBERS.

 

THE MORE HE WAS DOING BOOKINGS THE MORE CONFIDENT HE BECAME.

 

HE STARTED OFF DOING HOUSE AND GARAGE MUSIC AS A MC FROM 1998-2001 WHICH HE DID OFTEN WITH HiS COUSIN DRE.

 

HE MADE VARIOUS APPEARANCES ON PIRATE RADIO STATIONS SUCH AS FUSION FM AND UPFRONT FM.

 

HE ALSO HAD THE OPPORTUNITY OF WORKING ALONGSIDE SOME OF THE BEST MCS IN THE BUSINESS AS WELL, TO MENTION A FEW MC SPARKS WHO SADLY PASSED AWAY IN 2014, MC EASY RIDER, WHO ALSO PASSED AWAY IN 2009.

 

MISTA STYLEE'S DJING CAREER STARTED IN 2002 AND THIS STARTED IN LOCAL HOUSE PARTIES IN NORBURY, THORNTON HEATH, CROYDON,MITCHAM.

 

AFTER DOING THIS FOR THREE YEARS ON AND OFF WHILST SEEKING EDUCATION MISTA STYLEE THEN HOOKED UP WITH HIS LONGTIME FRIEND SEANY B AND THEY LAUNCHED THERE SOUND CALLED TRUE COLOURS SOUND.

 

THE SOUND, LAUNCHED IN MAY 2005 ON NORTHBOROUGH ROAD NORBURY. IT WAS LAUNCHED IN A FRIENDS HOUSE WHERE MANY PARTIES TOOK PLACE.

 

WHILST RUNNING THE SOUND MISTA STYLEE ALSO MET ANOTHER FRIEND WHO THEN LATER ON JOINED THE SOUND WHO IS DJ CHARMING.

 

HE LATER OM PROGRESSED INTO A RADIO PRESENTER WHICH WAS GOOD FOR THE SOUND.

 

MISTA STYLEE HAS HAD THE OPPORTUNITY OF WORKING ON COMMUNITY RADIO STATIONS AS A RADIO PRESENTER ON WWW.PLAYVYBZ.COM, REGGAE4US.COM,

LIGHTNING RADIO, METROLOVE, ROCK2ROCK, VIBES FM.

 

IN 2020 MISTA STYLEE SET UP HIS OWN RADIO STATION WITH HIS TEAM WHICH HE IS ONE OF THE CEO'S OF UK PRESSURE RADIO.

 

 

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