Eque Biography

You're too pretty to be a "DJ" said the infamous Luther Campbell a.k.a Uncle Luke upon meeting the world renowned DJ Eque at a video shoot. But after hearing her play just one time, he instantly signed her up as his official tour DJ! Eque is still trying to figure out exactly what looks and DJ skills have in common but it isn't rare for the hazel eyed beauty to get this type of response. Often times when she shows up at a club to spin, she is quickly mistaken for a dancer, waitress, party girl, anything but the one who will work the turntables and keep the dance floor jumpin all nite long! It has been her focused skills not her looks that have kept this DJ in the game for nearly 10 years rocking parties, concert tours and television appearances in some of the hottest spots around the world including Italy, Switzerland, Canada, and Germany! DJ Eque has also e! lectrified the stages as tour DJ for national and international tours of Beyonce, Usher, Faith Evans, B2K, Erick Sermon, Keith Murray and Redman. The Texas bred DJ began her adventure with music while attending Texas Southern University on a basketball scholarship. At Eque's request, a friend taught her the basics of DJ ing and she got so into it that she would show up at his house everyday to practice. She eventually bought her own equipment and started her now very extensive record collection. From there she honed her skills and began doing local radio and parties with the late DJ Screw, a legend of the Houston hip hop scene. When the opportunity came to join a new female rap group presented it self, DJ Eque loaded up her records into her brother's car and headed west to the City of Angels. While in LA, DJ Eque linked up with two other ladies who shared her passion for music, the Poetess a LA based MC and poet and Dr. Dre protege, The Lady of Rage to form the G Spot, a top rated radio show on 100.3 The Beat. She continued at The Beat as DJ for Cypress Hill's "Soul Assassin Show". Eque soon became a staple in the LA hip hop scene and began expanding her notoriety with appearances in music videos, national commercials and TV shows such as Martin, David Letterman, Carson Daly Show, as well as co-hosting segments of BET's Rap City and NBC's Weekend Vibe. It is DJ Eque who sparks up the party scene in 50 Cent's break out video, Wanksta. "These days there are so many "model DJ's" girls with a pretty face who buy two turntables and a few hits and want to call themselves a DJ. I take this music so serious. Records and parties have become an art form to me. I study the crowd's reaction to certain sounds and constantly think about new ways to mix songs, rhythms and beats" says the turntable darling who is featured in an upcoming film MistressX, a documentary exploring the world of female DJ's. DJ Eque's skills have not gone unnoticed garnering her a long client list including major corporations and industry heavyweights such as GQ, Nike, Virgin Records, P. Diddy, R. Kelly, Stevie Wonder, Macy Gray, Shaquille O'Neal, Mariah Carey and Eve. DJ Eque's last venture on TV was DJ and co-host of BET's Comic View. She also dee jayed on tour this summer on the Sugarwater Tour with Floetry, Jill Scott, Erkah Badu and Queen Latifah. DJ Eque is currently performing with Missy Elliot with shows in South Africa, Monte Carlo and New York. She also is currently perfecting her music production talents and can be found behind the turntables at the hottest parties in the land. Book Eque for shows and concerts at Heavy Rotation booking agency. Worldwide Bookings with HR Booking. Eque Booking, Book Eque. Book artists like Eque, Eque booking agent, contact Eque email, Eque manager, Eque management for concerts, bookings, biography, pictures, videos. Eque may be available for your club shows, private party, festivals or other events.