DJ of the Month for July 2018
Born in Caguas Puerto Rico and raised in Queens NY, Unorl Angel Santiago aka DJ STEELO, was given a microphone, a radio with dual cassette player and asked to play some songs at a very early age. Right there he knew what he wanted to do in his life.
In the Summer of 94′ at the age of 15 Dj Steelo was given his 1st pair of turntables & mixer. He turned his basement into a studio/dj room spending endless hours perfecting his mixing skills.
By the age of 19, DJ Steelo had alreading performed in countless night clubs all over the tri-state area including Long Island New York. From ’97-’99
In 2002 Dj Steelo Got the opportunity to Dj at The Legendary CHINA CLUB in midd town Manhattan for then promoter Ruben Rube. The promoter like the way he djed & asked Steelo to became one of the his resident Djs at the club. Here, Steelo djed for the next 3 years on Saturday nights.
At the China Club, Dj Steelo meet Pablo Diaz from Prestige Production. Pablo introduced Steelo to the Legendary Club Promter John “Gungie” Rivera. John Rivera gave Steelo an opportunity to dj at Club NV in Soho Manhattan. Another great moment for Dj Steelo to meet and spin for such a legendary club promoter.
Steelo was given Friday Nights at Club NV along side NYC top Djs. These gigs lead him to Dj at different clubs all over the city.
With his great Mixing skills, the ability to read the crowed and speak on the mic, Dj Steelo got the opportunity to travel to Tampa FL, Clearwater FL, Hartford Connecticut, Springfield Massachussetts and Puerto Rico.
With all his appearance throw out the east coast, In 2006 Dj Steelo got the chance to Dj over sea in Switzerland. One of his Greatest achievements.
He has done numerous hip-hop, House/Dance & Freestyle concert. Dj Steelo has opened up for such Artist like Stevie B, Angle from the cover girls, Sweet Sensation, Raquela, Aby From T.K.A. and George Lamond.
Between the years of 2011-2014 DJ Steelo had his own internet radio show called “THE THROW DOWN MIX SHOW W/DJ STEELO” doing a weekly set on The Party Station web site, www.partystation.webs.com. Mixing some classic Freestyle, 90’s hits, Dance/House, Hip-hop, Reggae, Reggeaton.
Dj Steelo’s background has giving him a wealth of Knowledge in all gender of music. His knowledge of music and his ability to read the crowed is what separate him from all others.
Dj STEELO’s music Library ranges from Hip-hip, R&B, Reggae to Latin, Reggeaton, house/dance, top 40’s and some classic rock.