DJ Baby Yu

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Demanded internationally, DJ Baby Yu is one of Canada’s most experienced, well respected and highly connected DJ’s. Beginning at the age of 12 he was fixated on collecting a wide range of music from Michael Jackson to Bell Biv Devoe. Today, Baby Yu is a staple in the entertainment industry world-wide. Determined and passionate, he consistently delivers and works along side chief industry leaders such as Shaquille O’Neil, Allen Iverson, Will Smith, Ludacris, Nas, Jay-Z, Rihanna, DJ Jazzy Jeff and more!

Layered with many talents, DJ Baby Yu is a prominent international DJ, an exclusive radio show host, and on the come up producer. Over the years of his career Baby Yu has been at the top of the nightclub scene in Toronto while holding down his syndicated radio shows around the globe: XM Satellite Radio: Metro Mix on THE CITY XM 67, Sirius Satellite Radio: Violator All-Star DJs Uncut Radio on Hip-Hop Nation Channel 40, Sirius Satellite Radio: League Crew Radio on Hip-Hop Nation Channel 40, Globe Radio: Remix Radio On-Line Syndication Making himself accessible to the masses, Baby Yu also maintains a successful podcast site which has 5000 downloads per month to date.

When he is not moving crowds in Toronto’s hottest night spots, he’s on the road extensively with his MC, RG through the United States, Europe and Asia. Embodying his moniker: “The Remix Kid” and being known for his original dub-plate mixes, Baby Yu is the leader and veteran in producing the hottest mixtapes hosted by the likes of Kanye West, Fabolous, Ludacris, The Game, Ciara, Lupe Fiasco and many more!

DJ Baby Yu’s talents do not go un-recognized; in 2005 he was recruited to be the newest member of the Violator All-Star DJ’s: a dedicated and talented team started by Violator Management President Chris Lighty. In 2003 Baby Yu took home the Canadian Urban Pool Award for “Flavor Pool DJ of the Year” and recently at the 2007 Stylus DJ Awards he was awarded “Toronto DJ of the Year” and “Club DJ of the Year in Canada”. These winnings are added to his other achievements including nominee for “Rookie of the Year” (2004) and “Best Canadian Mixtape DJ” (2006 & 2007) for the internationally renowned Justo Mixtape Awards. Baby Yu’s talent has also led him to guest appear on many nation wide television and radio programs across Canada and the U.S, notably hosting “The DJ Baby Yu and MC RG Show” on two commercial stations in Toronto from 2002-2003 (FLOW 93.5 and KISS 92.5). Also appearing on national TV programs such as NBA XL, E-Talk Daily, MTV Canada, Much Music and more!

With a compelling fan base in the global music scene, Baby Yu definitely exemplifies a man that can ‘do it all’! He goes on to state: “I do what I do for the love of music, also for the love of influencing others in the right direction by having a great time at a party. Being a vital part of those enjoying great mixes and music through their ipod’s, radio, internet and so on, pushes me to continually achieve creative greatness…I believe I can make a difference”. Whatever the media outlet may be, Baby Yu will continue to make highly notable impressions that are unforgettable.

Mixtape Discography:

Baby Yu Presents: Childs Play Volume 1-9 (Vol. 5 Hosted by Chingy, Vol. 6 Hosted by Obie Trice, Vol. 7 Hosted By Christina Milian, Vol. 8 Hosted By Ciara, Vol. 9 Hosted By Juelz Santana)
Baby Yu Presents: The Everything Kanye Mixtape Hosted By: Kanye West
Baby Yu Presents: The Everything So So Def Mixtape Hosted By: Jermaine Dupri
Baby Yu Presents: The Everything Fabolous Mixtape Hosted By: Fabolous
Baby Yu Presents: The Westside Story Mixtape Hosted By: The Game
Baby Yu & Joey Fingaz Presents: International Mixtape Trafficking Vol. 1 Hosted By: Tony Yayo
Baby Yu Presents: Ice Cream Sundae Mixtape Hosted By: 112
Baby Yu Presents: Mixology 101 Volume 1
Baby Yu Presents: Southern Hospitality Mixtape Volume 1 Hosted By: Juvenile
Baby Yu Presents: Southern Hospitality Mixtape Volume 2 Hosted By: Ludacris
Baby Yu Presents: Summer Fling Mixtape Hosted By: Lupe Fiasco
Baby Yu Presents: Hipster's 'R Us Mixtape Volume 1
Baby Yu Presents: Mashed Potatoes Vol. 1-4

Current Weekly Club Residencies:

Every Thursday-Whiskey Park: W Hotel Midtown Atlanta, GA
Every Friday- Aja Restaurant Atlanta, GA
Every Saturday- Glam Saturdays: Velvet Room Atlanta, GA

Previous Select Weekly Residencies Include:

Fly Fridays (The Guvernment, +2,000 people weekly)
Spotlight Saturdays (The Docks, +2,000 people weekly)
360 Saturdays (Turbo Nightclub, +1,000 people weekly)
Genesis Fridays (Tonic Nightclub, +1,000 people weekly)
Smashed Sundays (Oxygen Nightclub, + 800 people weekly)
Superfunk Thursdays (System Nightclub, +900 people weekly)
Fresh Fridays (The Guvernment, +2,000 people weekly)
Central Saturdays (Money Nightclub, +1,000 people weekly)
Central Saturdays (Tonic Nightclub, +1,000 people weekly)
Industry Tuesdays (Budo Liquid Theatre, 300 people weekly)

Opening Act for Concert Tours:

Sean Paul - May 2003
Snoop Dogg - December 2003
The Game - April 2005
Juelz Santana - February 2006
112 - March 2006

National TV Appearances:

Electric Circus (5 times)
MuchMusic Da Vibe (7 times)
MuchMusic Da Mix (5 times)
NBA XL (3 times)
E-Talk Daily
MTV Canada

Radio Shows (Hosting):

Sirius Satellite Radio, Hip Hop Nation 40, Violator DJ’s Radio Uncut (Present) New York, NY
Sirius Satellite Radio, Hip Hop Nation 40, League Crew Radio (Present) New York, NY
Globe Radio, Online Syndication globe-radio.com, Remix Radio (Present) Toronto, Canada
Black Jam Radio, Remix Radio, Baby Yu Syndication (January 2007 - July 2007) Frankfurt, Germany
The Baby Yu and RG Show (April 2002 - April 2003) FLOW 93.5 FM, Toronto
The Baby Yu and RG Show (May 2003 June 2003) Kiss 92-5 FM, Toronto
Under A Groove (1998 2002) CHRY 105.5 FM York University Community Radio, Toronto

Opening DJ for Concerts and Special Events Include:

Usher, Jay-Z, Black Eyed Peas, Kanye West, Pharrell & N.E.R.D., Lil' Jon, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Fabolous, 112, Big Tigger and the list goes on!

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