By awjrecordings, Jun 3 2016 01:25PM
Awad Jeeawody, aka DJ WAD, was born on 18 July 1988 in Mauritius. Being a passionate fan of Trance/Progressive music, Awad's musical journey began in the year 2000 when he started producing dance music in his own style. Taking to the stage at 17 as a Resident DJ at Technokratz Entertainment, DJ WAD played at several nightclubs and discotheques all over Mauritius. Bookings to play on Radios (Basslover_Germany, Trance Fm_Netherlands) increased Awad's notoriety, exposure and skill-set in the inductry. A debut album, DJ WAD - New Generation Music, was signed by Harbour Music Production and released in the year 2007. The new style of music brought by DJ WAD caught the attention of local listeners and DJ WAD received great support from his label. Awad's work is also featured on several local compilations: Sega Mania, Harbour Beat. Awad's initial local success was followed up with a string of international releases: "DJ WAD - Reflections EP(4Beat Records), DJ WAD - I Dream(Bistronica Records), DJ WAD - Euphotek Edition EP(4Beat Records), DJ WAD - The Evolution EP(Phat Groove Records), DJ WAD - I Dream 2009 Remixes(4Beat Records), DJ WAD - Euphotek Evolution 2010(StoneFlow Records), DJ WAD - I Dream 2010(Phat Groove Records), DJ WAD - Kilimandjaro EP(Phat Groove Records), DJ WAD - Anubis(Factory 918 Records)." Today, Awad's hard work has led him to become an accomplished producer, working dj and a very busy man. He is hard at work with remix commitments to several international artist and labels.