No one likes attending a boring event. Randal Calloway, DJ 360, has made it his mission to turn every wedding reception and special event into an experience your guests will never forget! Being a DJ is Randal's passion. His parents bought him his first set of turntables at age 15 and he's been DJing ever since. Randal has been complimented by brides and grooms for his attention to detail and willingness to adjust to situations. All of his music, and the music of his staff, is clean. Randal isn't just a wedding DJ. He opened in Raleigh for hip-hop's J. Cole, DJ Khaled, Tyga, DJ Kool, Brand Nubian, and Big Daddy Kane as well as for the late godfather of go-go Chuck Brown, and r&b's Charlie Wilson, Howard Hewitt and Tom Browne. DJ 360 was also a featured live mix DJ for Fayetteville's Foxy 99. Hear DJ 360 every Thursday at noon mixing house music on Soundz Radio. Listen to his Sound Cloud here.
Emcee Valonda Calloway makes wedding reception announcements and ensures wedding day plans are carried out smoothly. Valonda holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications and she minored in speech. She anchored and reported the news for nearly 20 years, most recently at WRAL TV. Valonda also hosted the lifestyle TV show My Carolina Talk on CBS North Carolina. She has the temperment and skill to handle most any situation with grace and efficiency. Check out Valonda's blog Behind I Do, a behind the scenes look at wedding culture. Valonda is also a dance teacher and can assist brides and grooms with first dance choreography. Learn more here.
Jerome “Capital J” Dickens is known as the party rocker. He discovered early on he wanted to make a career out of his love for music. Capital J was a DJ for the Greensboro based hip hop station 102jamz from 1996 until 2007 and rocked virtually every venue from Raleigh to Charlotte. These days he’s a field researcher for the Mediabase division of iHeartMedia, where he identifies and tracks music data. With his vast experience and music knowledge, Capital J is an expert at appealing to crowds of just about every genre. He thrives in diverse atmospheres where he can play what he calls the “strong songs,” or everybody’s favorite tracks. Listen to his Sound Cloud here.
Emcee Nikki Nikole is a radio personality who has cultivated her sound in various markets for more than 10 years. Nikki has a distinctive, high-energy voice that makes you stop and listen! Nikki's career has led her on a path of hosting a wide range of events from wedding receptions, to club nights, to corporate banquets, and everything in between. Right now you can hear Nikki Nikole Monday through Friday on the afternoon drive on WPEG in Charlotte and as the voice of 105.9 in Detroit. Nikki is excited to make her years of knowledge and expertise available to you.
Emcee Hazel Edmond is a versatile artist who performs throughout the region. She earned her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance and has worked with some amazing artists on the North Carolina Theatre stage. As a voice-over talent, she has had the opportunity to lend her voice for training videos and radio. You've seen the actress in TV commercials for companies including Leith Toyota and the NC Department of Health and Human Services. Hazel's best skill though, might be her positive attitude and excitement to share in your special day.