He goes by the name Kevin Crown, aka the ‘Natural Born Club Killa,’ a world-renowned DJ, trendsetter and trailblazer who dares to be different. In 2014, he was crowned ‘DJ of the year’ in New York at the 8th Annual Young Gifted & Black Entrepreneurial Awards which solidified his position as ‘King Of The Streets’ in New York.
Kevin was born in the heavily popular Caribbean community in Brooklyn, New York to Grenadian parent. He has immersed himself fully in the popular music culture from Jamaica. He has made a name as a one of a kind mix master and is revered for his ability to throw down the hottest dancehall and reggae joints, as he entertains regular patrons and celebrities like Oscar winning actor Jamie Fox, Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt, the Wayans Brothers and many others. Kervin has mesmerized patrons in Japan, Jamaica, Anguilla, Barbados, Guyana, Mexico, and in the USA. In 2017 he was nominated for the ‘Reggae DJ of the year’ by the Global Spin Awards.
In 2015, he proved his acting chops, landing a major role in the film Jamaican Mafia. His broadcast credits are impressive having hosted or appeared on Shade 45 (Eminem’s hip hop music station on Sirius XM radio); NY’s Power105; PIX11 TV Morning Show; Link Up Radio, 93.5 FM and Hot102 FM in Jamaica. A man of many talents, he has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do and has choreographed dance moves for stars like Elephant Man, Bruk Up, and Ding Dong.
The award winning radio broadcaster and former brand ambassador for Fiction Fantasy Night Club in Kingston, Jamaica will take time from his busy touring schedule to join award winning dj Dubb Master Chris and Icopsycho for the trending Blue and Bougie party series that has in the past, honored hip hop superstar Safaree of Love & Hip: New York; singer Nadine Sutherland; Bounty Killer; Kurt ‘Party Animal’ Riley and music executive Cristy Barber. The event takes place at the elegant Whitby Castle, Rye Golf Club, Rye, NY on Sunday, November 17.
“We are pulling out all the stops to ensure this Blue and Bougie is the best ever. Kevin has a big personality. He is confident, extremely smooth on the mic and has the ability to enthrall patrons with a phenomenal mix of reggae, dancehall, soca and R&B on the turntables. This is why he is the man for the job” an elated Jerry McDonald, executive of Blue and Bougie stated.
Prior to the start of the musical juggling at Blue and Bougie, New York based Genna Roots band and singer PG Valentina will perform. Valentina first single ‘Upgrade,’ was released in 2017 and was produced by Gold selling Emilio ‘Track Starr’ Bowens. Her single ‘Cloud 9’ has racked up thousands of streams on download media platforms and has received rotation on New York’s urban stations, Hot 97 and Power 105.1 FM. Her new single ‘When I See You Smile’ was produced by Grammy nominated producer Kemar McGregor.