DJ / Model / Musician
Darryl Williams is one of the most talented DJ’s in the UK. So much so that he has received glowing reviews from Radio 1Xtra DJ’s Charlie Sloth, MistaJam & Ace and has made several appearances on their respective 1Xtra radio shows. Darryl has opened for and supported every big UK & US artist that has appeared at his longest standing residency Gatecrasher Birmingham. In the summer of 2015 Darryl was ‘OFFICIAL WARM UP ACT’ for US Superstar Rapper BIG SEAN on his 2015 UK Tour. Other US artists include, Drake, Trey Songz, Tyga to name a few, along with the UK Biggest acts such as Skepta, Kano, Chipmunk, Dappy, Lethal Bizzle, Angel and many more!
Official Comedy Tour DJ for Comedian Judi Love’s Laughology
Darryl was the first ever Gatecrasher Urban DJ after the 2008 opening of the 5 million pound super club Gatecrasher Birmingham, where Darryl is still a weekly resident. This platform has meant that since 2008 Darryl has had a minimum of 5 weekly residences a week in and around the Midlands area, thus emphasising the demand for his services. Every Wednesday evening from 9pm till midnight, Darryl has his very own weekly radio show on www.gorgeousxtra.co.uk. So not only is Darryl an accomplished DJ, but his is also an experienced radio presenter and has interviewed many artists most recently US superstars Amerie and Ace Hood and arguably the UK’s biggest rap duo Krept & Konan. Darryl’s talents however, do not stop there! Darryl has also made a name for himself as a Producer/Remixer, remixing tracks from artists such as Trey Songz & Kid Ink. His biggest success comes in the form of a mashup of UK Grime artist Temp T’s club smash ‘Next Hype’ which has had 47k plays/downloads from his Soundcloud account.
Darryl has appeared at every credible venue in the Midlands, Birmingham, Liverpool & Manchester and also spent 2 years DJing in Europe. Darryl lived in Germany for 2 years, where he appeared all over the country as far north as Hamburg all the way down to Frankfurt. He took residence in Germany’s fashion capital Düsseldorf where he had residencies at the cities most glamorous venues including Checkers Club located on the famous Königs Allee, as well as Nachtresidenz where he even supported house legend Eric Morillo. Darryl’s 2 year stint in Germany took him to Cologne, Dortmund, Neuss, Frankfurt and even across the boarder to France & Mondial Club in Holland. Darryl’s european experience is capped off with 5 successive years of appearances in the popular resort of Ayia Napa, where he played at all of the biggest venues including the Fantasy Boat.
Darryl’s appearance on Channel 4’s Naked Attraction Dating show took his public figure profile to another level! Darryl’s episode was the most viewed of the whole series racking up just under 2 million viewers!
Following Darryl’s appearance on Channel 4, he was approached by an exclusive clothing brand, ScarTissue, and became one of the faces of the brand.