So I told you guys imma try and interview someone every week and this week it is DJ Sammy T. I never met him personally but I have heard allot about him for a very long time.
Hope you enjoy
Q: How long have you been in the business? Because you still look young but Ive known of you for so long?
A: Been Dj'n since early 2000, but went a bit bellow the radar till last year(2008)
Q: Other than DJ'ing, who is DJ Sammy T? What do you do for fun and whats your interest?
A: I'm just your regular guy, from the barracks of Limpopo(Polokwane to be exact) and to most I go by SAMIR. One crazy guy that makes every meeting and hangout an experience to recollect.
Q: Other than DJ'ing what other profession do you do or like to do?
A: I am a web developer/programmer and either than that, I enjoy chiling with my fam and friends
Q: Do you enjoy your job or do you believe that you are restricted in many areas? I listen to radio but prefer to listen to my own playlist as radio playlist can get quite boring...do you agree or disagree?
A: Generally radio is limiting in some senses but either than that, I do enjoy what I do. I could do it EVERY hour if ever given the chance, but you know, too much of a good thing is actually bad for you.
Q: Whats your highlight of your career?
A: Meeting great legends like Glen Lewis, SK95, Culoe De Song and initially making that break into the DJ/Industry. trust me, it's not an easy industry to break into. But apart from DJ'n, the percs that come attached with it(meeting new people, networking and getting exposure)
Q: Are you doing your dreamjob and do you enjoy everything about it?
A: To be honest, it's more than a dream. It has become a passion that I intend to pull through till the end. I had the pleasure of getting into one hectic industry and make it work on my part and met great DJ's/producers along the field of work
Q: What part of do you not enjoy?
A: The sleepless night's, the drawbacks and the aftereffects.
Q: Where do you see yourself in the next 5 years?
A: National radio, an icon in the house industry in South Africa and generally seeing the young onez rocking, cause HOUSE music is the future, it's been there forever.
Q: Whats on your agenda? Any parties this holiday??
A: These holidays are going to be hectic. Starting off from Dec 11th till next year January
Q: Any new year resolutions?? (Had to ask this one)
A: Yeah, to go bigger and better. plus I've been working on a couple of tracks. wanna complete them and get down an album
**** Thanks for giving me this opportunity and for choosing me as a headline, in a sense. Hope this is the start of great things to come
Thank You DJ Sammy T