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One of East Africa's most accomplished DJs – the legendary DJ Adrian is officially signed to The Temple Management Company – East Africa! Celebrating 20 years since he started his career as a professional DJ, he makes another major career move, joining the continent’s most renowned management label.
Speaking at the big unveiling, DJ Adrian said, “I am elated to join the Temple Management family. Their [Temple] vision is in line with mine and I can’t wait for us to take over the world of music together,” adding, “This is going to be mega!” Adrian got signed to Temple Management on (Monday 24th July), and becomes the first DJ to sign to Temple. He was unveiled at the Nairobi headquarters offices of The Temple Management Company – East Africa where Managing Director, Troy White, spoke, “Temple East Africa is so blessed today to have signed DJ Adrian. The reason we are interested in signing him is because he is probably the most international DJ on this continent. He is world renowned and we are here to help even take him further than where he is going,” adding, “We love his head space is, his creativity and he totally fits the Temple brand and where we are going.”
As Capital FM’s Chief Rocker, Adrian is highly acclaimed for having managed Kenya’s longest running DJ mix show up to date “The Wheelz of Steel”. He joins Blinky Bill and Shaffie Weru who have all been signed to Temple Management East Africa in the last couple of weeks. The management label is set to unveil more talent and artistes in coming weeks.
DJ Adrian is one of the most renowned DJs from Kenya. As an upcoming DJ, he started out as a protégé for DJ Pinye, carrying his mix crates while nurturing his art at the same time. In 2001, he joined Capital FM after winning a contest organized by Jimmy Gathu which saw him win cash, his own mixer and acquire his own mix show on air. Currently, he hosts and mixes a number of shows at Capital FM in including, The Wheelz of Steel, The Sunday Soul Jam, The Jam Grown Mix and The Friday Flight. DJ Adrian has continued to promote Capital’s online streaming having toured the U.S, Canada, Australia, Malaysia, U.K, Dubai, East and Southern Africa.
Established in 2016, The Temple Management Company has fast risen to become a global full-service talent and events management agency with its headquarters based in Lagos, Nigeria. They offer brands personal branding, marketing and PR, event planning, licensing, contract negotiation and social media management. Temple treats all clients as equal partners and as they strive to develop long-term strategies to enhance brand experience and success. Temple Management’s vision is to remain leaders in African talent and event management outfit, representing the best talent in entertainment, from sports, media and arts, among different frontiers.