Producer, Singer, Songwriter
Composer, Vocal arranger
DJINN an acclaimed singer, producer, songwriter and vocal arranger. Born in Oxford (UK). He is of mixed origin ranging from Central Asia, Hawaii and Solomon Islands to Scandinavia, Ireland and England. As a child his father felt best for his son to have an eastern upbringing so subsequently Djinn moved to Pakistan at the age of five, A wise decision as he was taken through a journey of eastern spirituality which amplified his natural love for music and reflection.
After his return to the UK in 1992 Djinn immediately found himself assigned as the lead singer of his school band and so his music journey began. Recording and releasing material with the band it was only a short while later that became a support DJ in clubs around the UK from Oxford to London playing Hip-Hop, R&B and electronica, Djinn always had a tendency to squeeze in a little live PA over instrumental parts of the songs beings played while also personalizing the production a little.
He moved to London in 2001 and started working with various producers who offered him production deals but he never felt entirely satisfied with their sound, so he completed a degree in Computer Science and Music Technology and learnt the art of music production and composition. Djinn has now worked with numerous artists globally on projects for release, Film, TV, Radio, and other media, and continues to develop others.
Collaborating with Mukhtar Sahota and A.R Rahman on a charity project entitled Donasian. Djinn featured in the video and became known as “the guy in the white hoodie.” This expanded his fan base and earned him credibility on the Asian music scene. Djinn later met producer, composer Tom Linden which immediately sparked a creative explosion. People have defined this style as R&B middle eastern and Asian smooth with a mellow grooves to soothe. After the follow up of the hit release Point Of Xstaci Ft Mehi, It led to the debut album by Djinn titled ‘Just A Thought' which was featured different songs featured on international radio including majority of BBC radio stations around the Uk. Visit the discogrophy below to a see a full list of releases by Djinn.