A Popular DJ within the Wa Municipality has revealed how much most DJs are paid for shows adding that others even do the work free of charge for fame.
He continued that some DJs have the perception that game players do not invest in their profession. King Kpegla Continued that Artistes are payed Ghc300 maximum per contract.
“Looking at the Industry we don’t demand for any big amount, considering the fact that we are a growing industry, to add to that if you charge, some won’t pay, we have a minimum amount some pay but some DJs can’t do it with the fear that we those who have branded ourselves well will be the only people that will have opportununities in that regard, we are fortunate we have branded ourselves well, myself (DJ Nice), DJ Cupid, Pirate. We ask for money and they pay. Some DJ as scared to charge for shows, Branding comes in different forms, some use dressing and work for fame whilst people like us we focus on the work to make the name”.
DJ Nice has kicked against the idea that DJs should focus of investing.
He emphasised on the fact that DJs have challenges purchasing gadgets, he added that controllers such as Numac pro 2 costs not less than Ghc2,000 he added that One cannot use dual core laptop systems in DJ works, one has to use core I² or Core I3 and above.
DJ Nice was reacting to DJ Tobile’s suggestion that Artistes should invest in their career.
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