He began his journey as a teen in St. Louis, MO with a passion for dance. With consecutive wins at TD Jakes’ Megafest Talent Search in Atlanta, GA, he was blessed to share the stage with artists such as Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price, Deitrick Haddon, & others. He then served as a backup dancer working with the likes of Cho’zyn, J.R., & Christian Pop singer Jai. He later served in marketing positions for Willie Moore Jr & founded Sparkfire Films with film credentials including work for GRAMMY Award winning producer J.R.’s ‘So Hot Productions’ and Thi’sl ‘Motivation’ Music Video.
While attending a DJ Battle at SXSW 2012, it sparked an interest in his heart for the exhilarating art form of DJing. Soon thereafter, the small everyday hobby became a passion. Exactly one year later, Cho’zyn Boy was selected to spin at SXSW 2013 ... on the very same stage that sparked his love for the craft.
Cho’zyn Boy’s first release, “High Like Crazy” w/ Lecrae, Natalie Lauren, & Sho Baraka garnered great reviews. Winning awards for #1 Remix of the Year by both Wade-O Radio Show & C1 Radio Show, with “I’m Good Remix” charting #1 for Most Downloaded Dance Song on Noisetrade.
In August of 2014, Algoriddim [maker of 'djay', #1 DJ app for iPad & iPhone] handpicked Cho'zyn Boy as Djay Ambassador of the flagship product.
Cho'zyn Boy Announced as Djay Ambassador for #1 DJ App for iTunes
Cho'zyn Boy has been announced as Djay Ambassador for the company Algoriddim. Algoriddim’s flagship product, djay, is the world’s best-selling DJ app for iPhone and iPad. It’s popular with professional deejays and renowned artists.
Djay has won prestigious awards including the Apple Design Award and was named App of the Year by Apple in more than 100 countries as part of App Store Rewind 2011. With the release of djay 2 in 2013, Algoriddim has topped the charts as #1 ranked app overall for both iPhone and iPad on the App Store.
Algoriddim has collaborated with artists like David Guetta, Snoop Dogg, and Far East Movement, among others. The company handpicks their ambassadors for djay.
About Algoriddim: Algoriddim, founded in 2006, creates state of the art music and video applications for Mac, iPad, and iPhone. Combining sophisticated technology with intuitive design, Algoriddim eliminates the boundaries between consumer and professional-level software. Algoriddim’s goal is to create a world where every person can be an artist and bring their digital media to life. With millions of users around the globe, Algoriddim continues innovating to fuel a new generation of artists and enthusiasts with its products.
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