DJ Name: DJ Smoove (da Rough)
Real name: Scott S
DJ Smoove aka Scott S, is an emerging icon in the journalism & entertainment world. He was born in Harlem, New York and developed a love of music at an early age.
Scott S was just 9 years old when he started spinning records at office parties that were booked by his mother. His unique voice sounded “different” but had an infectious tone. At a young age, Scott S wowed everyone with his turntable skills, innovative mixes, music versatility and crowd rocking voice.
Over the years, the overall skills and his love of music shines through in everything he does. Regardless of the personal success, Scott S is a humble man. He conveys that old school energy; the days of block parties, crates of records and good times.
During a period in his early 20s, Scott S pursued his passions as a professional through the military. Scott S put the DJn on the back burner but remained in touch with music by producing incredible mixes for dance troupes, fitness centers, fitness instructors and cheer squads. Because of his military travels, these mixes were distributed throughout numerous states throughout the country.
In the early 2000s, his infectious mixes became very popular amongst dance instructors and fitness instructors. Scott S began to produce mixes and soundtracks for established dance troupes and for local fitness television shows.
In addition to perfecting the turntablist skills, Scott S began pursuit of a degree in Multimedia Journalism. Scott S continues to add new skills of journalism, design, photography, filming and writing to his repetoire. He is "mastering the art of story telling"!
Scott S a.k.a. DJ Smoove has infectuous exuberance..
In the early 2000s, Scott S began to realize there was a void in music. He began to sharpen the professionalism and technical aspects of being a DJ. But this time, it was with a positive purpose. He found his identity through grace and faith.
After closing the chapters of a successful military career, in 2012, Scott S, 'birthed' DJ Smoove. There are only a handful of Christian DJs. DJ Smoove can always be heard saying that "Church folks need to party and dance with music that uplifts! They also need to be able to party without feeling any guilt when they get back to Sunday service!"
Smoove has wowed us with his remixes and is an evolving showman. He expertly incorporates multimedia sounds, images, videos and photographs into every performance.
Smoove continues to represents with his mixtapes, solo projects, collaborations and live shows. Music genres can include gospel, EDM, house, Latin, old school, jazz, rhythm&praise, dubstep and rock. His love of music always shines through in everything he does. Scott S a.k.a. DJ Smoove is a rough Christian brotha who is still doing it big!
DJ Smoove is a gifted and established DJ, personality, crowd motivator and budding producer. Smoove continues to grow and expand both as an artist and as an entrepreneur.
Combining the technology of the present with the influences of his past, Smoove pushes the boundaries where there are no boundaries to be pushed. Smoove’s work ethic is steady and causes him to look forward and strive for progress.