Based: Cape Town
Rock/Funky/ Latin Sounds/ Africa Beats/ R&B/ Jazz/ Soul & Disco/ Pop
Based in Cape Town, Didier left his Birth Place (Paris) for love and found it in South Africa in 1996.
He performs countrywide and internationally and is well known in Paris for playing in some of the most famous clubs in France such as Le bus, Palladium, L’Aquarium, and Les Bains Douches.
He mixed in the UK, the U.S.A, French Caribbean islands and the Netherlands.
He started his South African DJ performance in Johannesburg in a club called James Velvet in 1996.
But Didier is famous in South Africa for his unique music genre and extreme contribution to the success of Rhodes House as it was rated by “Der Spiegel newspaper and Amica” magazine (Germany) one of the ten best night clubs in the world for it’s music in 1999 and 2001.
DJ Didier invites you to the dance floor by making you travelling through time and places in music.
He plays the most eclectic music: from the 60’s Rock to international Funky house, wraps you in Latin sounds and Africa beats, to then give you a hint of R&B and jazz classics, but will never let you off the dance floor without a juicy selection of Soul and disco, and when you think you heard it all, he teases your emotions with Caribbean music and get you to carry on with some fresh Pop.
Clubs, festivals, corporate functions, weddings and private parties, he has an inimitable mixing style, He Plaid on request for Boris Becker, Sting and Leonardo Di Caprio
Always in touch with his customers needs, and even give them more than what they want!
Some of the different venues he held a residency at:
Resident at Rhodes House for 3 years Cape Town , Resident at FTV for one year Cape Town , Resident at Forty Ate restaurant for one year Cape Town , Resident at Roosevelt for one year Cape Town , Resident at Jade for one year Cape Town, Resident at Velvet for summer season Cape Town , Resident at The Reserve for summer season Cape Town, Resident at The Bay Hotel private Beach club “Sandy B” for two years on “Sundowner Sunday”, Resident at Aqua Lounge “Cape Quarter” for a year Requested by Leonardo Di Caprio for Opium night club And some of the biggest weddings birthdays and private parties imaginable in South Africa (Molenvliet, Haute Cabriere, Silver tree restaurant, La Residence, Table Bay Hotel, Clanwilliams Guest House, Cloud estate, Cape town Premier Residence, Silversmist, Rheboskloof, Palmiet Arrabella golf club Hermanus…)
DJ Didier speaks fluently French as it is his mother tongue and also English, he now learns Dutch….