FULL NAME: Ebianga Ikpeme
STAGE NAME : DJ ECool
OTHER NAME : Golden Boy
NET WORTH : N/A
DATE OF BIRTH/AGE: Born on 22nd of March 1987
STATE OF ORIGIN : Lagos State
NATIONALITY : Nigeria and United States
OCCUPATION: Disc jockey, Producer, Emcee, Dancer
GENRES : AfroPop, Hip hop, EDM
GIRLFRIEND : He is currently dating
MARITAL STATUS: Not Married
EDUCATION : Had his education in Nigeria before travelling to London
ASSOCIATED ACTS : Davido, Mayorkun (musician), Olamide, Wande Coal, 2face Idibia, Sound Sultan, Victoria Kimani
RECORD LABEL : DMW, ECool Music
Born ‘Ebianga Ikpeme better known by his stage name DJ ECool, is an Atlanta-based Nigerian DJ and producer who is also the the official DJ for RCA Records recording artist Davido. Dj Ecool is the official Dj for Davido’s Music Label DMW (Davido Music Worldwide) obviously that is one reason why many people are currently talking about him.
There are obviously many reasons why this young Atlanta-based Nigerian DJ is in the mouth of many people today, aside his DJing career, Dj Ecool is a good dancer and you know what that means if a DJ knows how to dance trust me it’s a plus for his career. Dj Ecool is not just your average Nigerian DJ, he is also a Producer and Music artist. The young energetic DJ and dancer was born on the 22nd of March 1987 and officially launched his Dj career at a very young age of 17yrs. He was born in Nigeria but moved to London at his tender age where he was brought up by his biological parents before he returned back to Nigeria.
Dj Ecool spend most of his early life in London and recently came back to Nigeria to pursue his career properly. He’s held residencies at Arif Lounge and Queens. He’s worked with the likes of Wizkid, Doug E. Fresh, Sound Sultan and Ludacris. Before the fame, he stated his career playing the drums at the age of five, which eventually led to his DJing career in 2006 in London.
Dj Ecool is a name that is synonemous and affiliated to a lot of cool mixtapes feauring a lot of top local and international artistes, currently in addition to producing for DMW, he is also a music artiste and he released a viral track featuring Davido titled “ADA” in January 4, 2018. He has also released multiple free mixtapes online in addition to his original single “Give Dem” Feat. Danagog and Selasi released March 24 . He also released “Kilode” Feat. Dremo in October 6, 2017. According to reports, his “ADA” music was one of the top streamed Nigerian music in 2017 with more than 2million views on YouTube in less than one months after upload.
Dj Ecool has performed on several big stages along side other notable Nigerian musicians . He has performed at Barclays Center in NYC, Lincoln Center in NYC, Toyota Center in Houston, Chicago, Dallas, Charlotte, Vegas, London, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, and Lagos amongst other locations.
He is a DJ that have the ability and capability to control the audience , all they do is follow his vibes as he uses his dance skills to back up his performance.
Awards And Nominations
Dj Ecool has been nominated for some coveted awards, they are Best World DJ at the 2011 Nigerian Entertainment Awards. And Best Cultural Music Promoter Dj at the 2014 Festival of Arts and Culture Expo
I mentioned earlier that he have a lot of songs and Mixtapes, please find them after te cut. His mixtapes have been co-signed by artist Victoria Kiman.
- “Give Dem” Feat. Danagog & Selasi – March 24, 2017
- “Kilode” Feat Dremo – October 6, 2017
- “ADA” Feat Davido – Jan 4, 2018
- “Naija Takeover Vol. 3”
- “French Connection Vol. 2”
- “Naija Takeover Vol. 4”
- “Sèx Season”
- “Throw Back Mix”
- “In Naija We Trust”
- “Naija Takeover Vol. 5”
- “Naija Takeover Vol. 5 (Deluxe)”
- “Naija Vs. Ghana Vol. 3 (The Collision)”
- “Chapters of Sounds – #DancingFever”
- “Chapters of Sounds – #CurrentEvents”
- “Jaguda.com Top 20 Most Downloaded”
- “DJ ECool Presents – Love Gbedu”
- “DJ ECool Presents – Back from Naija Disc 1 & 2”
- “DJ ECool Presents – I Am Hip-Hop”