Biography profile:DJ Lambo

OLAWUNMI OKERAYI, also known as DJ Lambo is signed to Loopy Music and is the personal DJ for Africa’s Number One Rapper MI.

Her passion to mix sounds started as a child, she was introduced to a wide range of music; from Kool and the Gang to African Bamabata, Naughty by Nature, Public Enemy, DJ Premier and numerous other styles. However she recalls that her main inspiration with whom she “always had parties” was her father, the famous DJ Tony Lewis, who laid the footsteps for her to follow in.

She started out her career as an OAP in Ray Power 100.5FM and then moved on to Rhthym 94.7 FM and Love 104.5 FM in Abuja before her career as a DJ. She taught herself how to DJ and officially started out in 2009. She performed at California lounge, Aramis and Oxygen club in Abuja and at other events and shows in Lagos. As her success escalated and she progressed as a DJ she met with MI who appreciated and valued her sound so much that he employed her as his personal DJ.

Her sound is a blend of house, techno, Afro pop and hip hop with immaculate skills.
DJ Lambo has been nominated for Best Female DJ in Africa in the African Global DJ Awards AGDA, ELOY awards 2014 and won the TAWA Awards for the Most Outstanding DJ 2014.

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