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Snoop Dogg’s on K-Pop

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World-famous hip hop musician Snoop Dogg recently revealed that his guilty pleasure is none other than K-pop.

On December 5th, Snoop Dogg participated in an AMA session (Ask Me Anything Q&A) on popular social news site reddit. A user with the handle ken27238 asked Snoop Dogg, “What is your musical guilty pleasure?” and Snoop Dogg using the handle ‘Here_Comes_The_King‘ answered, “KPOP“.

If you can recall, Snoop Dogg participated in Girls’ Generation’s US maxi single on a special version of “The Boys“. He also performed at the 2011 ‘Mnet Asian Music Awards’ in Singapore with Dr. Dre.

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New DJCentral Presenter Announced!

DJCentral is proud to announce our newest member to the team! Meet Swee, she recently joined the team as the newest presenter and host for DJCentral. Also a DJ under the stage name DJ Miss Tokio, she appears all around Sydney’s events. Check out her biography below.

Music has always been a passion for Swee Ling Khor, also known as DJ Miss Tokio. Upon moving to Sydney, she took up a DJ course to pursue her music career. After three short months when she was introduced to the art of beat mixing, she wasted no time and started to spread her love for music.

She has performed at variety of recognised bars and lounges, including the Crows Nest Hotel, Peppermint Lounge, Blue Horizon (Shangri-La Hotel), Social Sundays @ The Roxy, Cruise Bar, VBar, Golden Palace Hotel (Coogee Beach) and more. For 3 years running Miss Tokio has played at the notoriously infamous rave in Sydney, Transmission. Making appearances at Gas Nightclub, Lost at Space Club, AKA Night Club, Candy Shop in Cabramatta, Candy’s Apartment, Soho Bar, Verandah Bar, Watershed, Cohi Bar, Kobe Jones.

Constantly travelling back and forth to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, has seen Swee playing at Quinte, Desire and Casbah (Mandarin Oriental Hotel) Skybar (www.skybar.com.my) in Traders Hotel, Shangrila Kuala Lumpur, Elixir, FRISK for Vanity Mansion, the Maison Club, The Loft KL.

 

‘To me, knowing the technical part of mixing is an important starting point, but having a passion for the music you play is far more important. The energy and enthusiasm I have when I play my sets gets such a positive response from the people and they just can’t help but shake along. I believed that positive energy attracts positive response.’

 

DJ Miss Tokio’s first music video of her track ‘I Do What I Do’ will be out shortly and more collaborations are on the way.

 

DJ Miss Tokio is exciting to be working with DJ Central, mixing her performance experience with presenting to create an explosive mix.

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Constantly travelling back and forth to Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia, her most recent found her playing at Quinte, Desire and Casbah(Mandarin Oriental Hotel) Skybar (www.skybar.com.my) in Traders Hotel, Shangrila Kuala Lumpur, Elixir, FRISK for Vanity Mansion, the Maison Club, The Loft KL.

Her first appearance in LA will be supporting the LA Bicycle Film Festival at the Mezz Bar on 4th September 2010. Since then, she has made her appearance at The Proud Bird, The Roxy at Sunset,w ww.elitemusicradio.com(Internet Radio), and www.insoulwetrust(Internet Radio).

DJ Miss Tokio’s first music video of her track ‘I Do What I Do’ will be out shortly and more collaborations are on the way.

DJ Miss Tokio also recently performed as a keyboardist for an upcoming LA Artist, Freemoor at the Key Club on Feb 2012 and March 2012. The response was amazing and she was requested to perform again for the band.

Before returning back to Sydney, DJ Miss Tokio has been invited to be the Resident DJ at Air Nightclub for a few months.

Besides Djing, she is also a model and participated in runway shows like LA Fashion Week, Perth Fashion Festival and charity shows in LA.

She completed an Electronic Music Production course at SAE, producing will definitely be another priority for her. ‘I used to play the piano and it definitely contributed to the way I feel about music.’ To me it’s a wonderful knowledge to be able express yourself musically. Her flexibility and electric persona playing music ranging from heart thumping bassline dirty electro/tech/prog house and breaks to the sophisticated, sexy funky vocal house tunes will definitely keep you asking for more. Check out her official Facebook page here  or you can visit her website here to show your support for the newest presenter on the DJCentral team!