Swing Master J real name Robert James is one of the most versatile DJ’s in the industry mixing a diverse selection of music including Hip Hop, Rap, R&B, Reggae, Trap, Twerk, Pop, Rock, Funk, Soul, Disco, 80”s, 90’s, 00’s, House, Dance, Electronic, Latin, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Reggaeton and Electro Latin.
J’s DJ’ing journey began in 1989 in his hometown of Vancouver spinning at house parties and later Vancouver’s top clubs. In 2003 he moved to Asia and since then has headlined events and been resident in some of Asia’s top clubs like The Nature (Tokyo), Luxy (Taipei) or Bed Supperclub (Bangkok).
Also a Turntablist and Battle DJ he placed 5th in the DMC Taiwan DJ Championships 2005. J has shared the stage with legends of Hip Hop such as DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Cash Money, DJ Qbert, DJ IE Merge and many more. J is currently one half the Hip Hop duo of Swing Master J & Emcee K (Vietnam). J has also been the Tour DJ for rappers MC Fox (USA), MC Finesse (USA), MC Gaweed (Taiwan) and MC Davi (Taiwan).
Swing Master J always uses Turntables and his ability to get the crowd going is well known in the Music community, he plays regular sets in some of the best venues around Vietnam including Piu Piu, Basement and for Scientific Sound Saigon and his own nights at Bars around the city.
A seasoned veteran with near 30 years’ experience, one of the top party rocking DJ’s in the industry and one of the most influential artists in the world, Swing Master J takes the crowd on a musical journey of time, genre and culture.