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PONTOON PRESENTS " DJ R-WAN "

Saturday 15, Mar, 2014

R-WAN, A INTERNATIONAL JETSETTER IN EUROPE AND ASIA IS NOW CROSSING OVER INTO THE U.S.A MARKET WITH HIS UNIQUE STYLE WHICH HE COINED “ELECTRO GROOVE”. ELECTRO GROOVE A CONCEPT R-WAN CREATED & USED AS A PLATFORM TO SHOW CASE HIS DIVERSITY AND VERSATILITY, INTERTWINING HIP-HOP AND RNB W ITH ELECTRO-HOUSE A STYLE THAT HIS FANS HAVE GROWN TO LOVE.

A NATIVE OF FRANCE AND A STUDENT OF HARVARD, R-WAN IS A MARVEL IN HIS COUNTRY. AS A 15-YEAR-OLD VETERAN OPEN FORMAT DJ AND AN ACCOMPLISHED PRODUCER, R-W AN HAS CREDITS FOR SUCH ARTISTS AS ROCK CITY, LUMIDEE, AKRAM, JMI SISSOKO, ELEPHANT MAN, NICKY B, FRANCISCO AND SEVERAL OTHER ACCLAIMED ARTISTS IN THIS FIELD, BUT HIS TALENT DOES NOT STOP THERE. FORGET THE W ORLD” (A CO-PRODUCTION W ITH SHELCO THIS GARCIA FEATURING W ES DIZZLE) GAINED HIM A LOT OF UNDERGROUND U.S EXPOSURE.

R-WAN’S PRODUCTION SKILLS ARE SECOND TO NONE AND HIS REMIXING SKILLS ARE EQUALLY THE SAME. HE IS EXTREMELY W ELL KNOW N FOR HIS REMIXING CAPABILITIES AND HAS BEEN SOUGHT OUT BY VARIOUS RECORD LABELS W HICH HAS HIRED HIM TO DO REMIXES FOR ARTIST SUCH AS SW EDISH HOUSE MAFIA CLUB BANGER “ONE” W HICH CHARTED AT NUMBER 1 THE FIRST W EEK OF BEING RELEASED ON AV8 RECORDS). HE HAS ALSO PRODUCED REMIXES FOR THE BINGO PLAYERS, FLO RIDA, AND HIS MOST RECENT REMIX HE DID FOR RIHANNA’S “POUR IT UP”. R-W AN HAS BEEN FEATURED ON COUNTLESS RADIO STATIONS SUCH AS MOROCCO’S “HIT RADIO” AND AMARILLO’S KISS 96.9FM AND HE HAS ALSO APPEARED SIRIUS RADIO XM AND W EB RADIO PODCAST IN HIS HOME COUNTRY. HIS FAME AND PUBLICITY CAUGHT THE ATTENTION OF MANY CLUBS AND PODCAST EVENT PROMOTERS ALLOW ING HIM ROCK CROW DS OF ENORMOUS PROPORTIONS. HE RECENTLY OPENED UP FOR MULTI-PLATINUM ARTIST 50 CENT ‘S CONCERT IN 2012 MOROCCO (CAP 8,000).

R-WAN IS WELL ON HIS W AY IN BECOMING AN INTERNATIONAL ENTERTAINER. THROUGHOUT HIS CAREER HE HAS PERFORMED IN MANY COUNTRIES - BRUSSELS, GENEVA, GERMANY, ROME, PARIS, MOSCOW , TUNISIA, RIO DE JANEIRO, BARCELONA, MADRID, MOROCCO, BELGIUM, HONG KONG, THAILAND AND SW ITZERLAND – MORE THAN ONCE AND HAS NOW BEGUN MAKING HIS MARK IN NORTH AMERICA PLAYING VARIOUS VENUES IN LAS VEGAS AND NEW YORK CITY AND TEXAS W ITH MORE TO COME.

R-W AN’S INFECTIOUS ELECTRO-DANCE SINGLE “CLEAR” (FEATURING CANADIAN POP RNB SINGER FRANK ANTHONY) LANDED OVER 400K VIEW S ON YOUTUBE W ITHIN THE FIRST W EEK OF RELEASING THE VIDEO. THE SINGLE ALSO BOLTED TO #1 ON THE “KINGS OF SPINS” TOP RANKED TOP 20” W HICH IGNITED THE LAUNCH FOR THE “CLEAR” PROMO TOUR W HICH KICKED STARTED IN EUROPE AND ENDED IN ASIA W ITH SPECIAL GUEST PERFORMANCES BY DJ W HOO KID AND TONY YAYO OF G-UNIT IN SELECTED AREAS. R-W AN’S SINGLE “CLEAR” HAS NOW MADE ITS MARK IN U.S AND CAN BE HEARD IN THE STATES ON SOME OF THE TOP RADIO STATIONS AND SOCIAL MEDIA SUCH AS SOUND CLOUD AND ON ITUNES. 

SINCE HIS U.S DEBUT R-W AN HAS BEEN RECOGNIZED FOR HIS CRAFT. HE RECEIVED THE 2011 INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF EXCELLENCE AT THE BARBADOS MUSIC AW ARDS AND HIS “MY CLUB” ALBUM W ENT CERTIFIED GOLD IN APRIL 2012 RELEASED ON HIS INDEPENDENT LABEL “NOTDOW N RECORDS”. IN OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS R-W AN MADE A GUEST RADIO APPEARANCE ON SIRIUS RADIO XM ON (SHADE 45, 50 CENT’S G-UNIT SATURDAYS WITH DJ W HOO KID) HE IS ALSO AMONGST THE TOP 50 OPEN FORMAT DJ’S GLOBALLY COMING IT AT #10 ON DJ LIST (OPEN FORMAT) HE JOINED THE PRESTIGIOUS CREW OF 50 CENT SHADYVILLE DJ’S.
IF THAT’S NOT ENOUGH YOU CAN FIND R-W AN’S EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW IN THE APRIL EDITION OF DJ MAG AND ALSO ON THE COVER OF ENJOY LIFE MAGAZINE AS A FEATURED ARTIST. ALSO ON THE COVER OF "ENJOY LIFE MAGAZINE" AS A FEATURED ARTIST.


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