DJ Steel Wheel, was born in Philadelphia and raised in Durham, NC by two immigrant parents from Liberia, West Africa. Dj Steel Wheel considers himself an American African. His unique experience being immersed in the cultures of both his parents homeland and the one he was birthed to, helped shape his quest to master fluency in the universal language known as music.
DJ Steel Wheel is an open format DJ, MC, Music Engineer, Event Curator, and percussionist (hand drums).
It was during college while attending NC State University that he found his love for the art of deejaying. He was known for playing music out of his college dorm room window as the crowd gathered below.
DJ Steel Wheel’s experience spans from the vinyl crates era before laptops and Serato to the now fully digital era.
A true “people person” DJ Steel Wheel never fails to engage any crowd he is charged to entertain and leave a lasting impression.
DJ Steel Wheel is currently a resident DJ of several events in the Charlotte, NC area to include: Breakin Convention | Hip Hop Nutcracker | Su Casa | Afro Pop | Rhythmic Soul Dance Company | Orbit | Black Food Truck Friday