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DJ Edita of YFM Takoradi wins “Best DJ in Western Region” at Ghana DJ Awards 2019

Follow @eventlabgh < From a humble beginning Richard Yeboah also known as DJ Edita or The First Class DJ was...

By Eventlabgh , in Entertainment News , at November 4, 2019


From a humble beginning Richard Yeboah also known as DJ Edita or The First Class DJ was declared the Best DJ in W/R by Ghana DJ Awards 2019 held at Accra International Conference Center on 2nd of November 2019.

DJ Edita started his Djing Career as a mobile Dj way back in JHS. Where he used to work with Chorus Sound Ltd. That was how he started nurturing his dream.

He ended the journey with Chorus Soundz ltd when he had admission to pursue Interior Designs and Technology at Takoradi Technical University. Where he graduated with First Class. That earned him the nickname “The First Class DJ”

On campus too he played a couple of shows. which actually made him popular on campus

Whilst In level 200 Y97.9FM Takoradi organized a reality Show dubbed “Y Descovery” which was geared towards unearthing young Presenters and DJ’s.

It’s was done live on air and DJ Edita emerged as the winner for the DJs. As part of the winning package he had 6months intenship with Y97.9fm out of his hard work he was employed after. His First show on Radio was Y Campus Express (YCEshow) with PmDePresenter. Later Friday Night mix was added.

He also hosted his own show on Sunday known as The Y’Home grown show.

Fast Forward he is now the Official DJ for Dryve of Your lyfe which he plays with PmDePresenter.

They took over the show 7 months ago and according to Geopoll it’s been the Number 1 late afternoon show in WR since July. That has played a major roll in making Y97.9fm the Number 1 Radio Station in WR.

When it comes to shows too he has played at most of the hot joints in Takoradi including Champs Bar, Vienna City Night club. etc….

Other events includes Miss TTU, Corporate Parties and the most Talked about. Yfm Area Codes Jam. Which featured the likes of Kofi kinaata, Kidi, Kuami Eugene, Dope Nation Ayesem etc atthe Takoradi Mall. He stole the night with his excellent performance. The way he plays on air and at events has made him the most sort after DJ within the Region.

According to social Media commentators it wasn’t a surprise at all when he was declared the winner even though it was his First ever major nomination.

This was what he said after winning. ”I am elated anddiverse tied grateful for the recognition. I thank my Y97.9fm crew who have supported me in diversefied ways and to my listeners in Takoradi and across Ghana,I say we did this.”

Listen to DJ Edita and PmDePresenter  on Dryve Of Your Lyfe from Monday to Friday 3pm to 7pm And on YCE show every Saturday with Rahm Besia from 12pm to 3pm on Y97.9fm. Follow DJ Edita on Twitter @DjEdita (  LinkedIn Dj Edita ( Facebook @Djj Edita (  and on Instagram @djjedita (

Source: Beenie Words

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