Winner Of Female DJ Of The Year – DJ Cuppy Shares Photo

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Winner Of Female DJ Of The Year – DJ Cuppy Shares Photo

Winner Of Female DJ Of The Year – DJ Cuppy Shares Photo

Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola (born November 11, 1992), professionally known as DJ Cuppy, is a Nigerian disc jockey and producer. She is the daughter of Nigerian businessman Femi Otedola.

DJ Cuppy has been in the music scene for a while now.

Over the years, Cuppy has had a couple of contracts that brought her to limelight. Some of these include;

In July 2014, she released House of Cuppy as her first compilation mix in London and Lagos, before launching it in New York on September 2, 2014. That same year, Cuppy also launched the London-based music management and content production business, Red Velvet Music Group.

In January 2015, Cuppy was featured on the cover of the Guardian Life magazine. The cover celebrated a new generation of African women. In March 2015, Cuppy was named the official DJ for the 2015 Oil Barons Charity in Dubai, and became the first African act to perform at the event. She was featured in the 2015 April/May issue of Forbes Woman Africa.

In August 2015, Cuppy set off on her first DJ tour to 8 cities in Africa, titled “Cuppy Takes Africa”. She visited Nigeria, Senegal, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda and South Africa.

In October 2016, the “Cuppy Takes Africa” tour aired on Fox Life Africa as an 8-episode docu series. In 2016, Cuppy was the resident DJ for MTV2’s Uncommon Sense with Charlamagne Tha God.

She produced two songs, “Vibe” and “The way I am”, which appeared on the “Afrobeats” EP by Young Paris which as released on March 24, 2017.

On October 13, 2017, she released “Green Light”, her first official single. The song features guest vocals from Nigerian singer and producer Tekno.

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On March 30, 2018, she released “Vybe”, her second official single. The song features guest vocals from Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie.

The most recent is here award as the best female DJ of the year award at The Beatz Awards.

She was nominated for the category alongside DJ Lambo, DJ Nana, DJ Switch and DJ Moonlait. The award show which aims to celebrate creative minds in the music industry took place on November 21.

The excited 26-year-old star took to her Instagram page to show off her big win.


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