Apr 27, 2009, 7:45 AM
DJ Lamin Cham, CEO of Champion Sounds Production, who recently returned from the
He noted that during his visit, he was able to meet with the organisers of the concert to discuss forging a fruitful link between the two music industries.
Speaking in an interview with Entertainment at the Teranga Rest House in Kotu, DJ Lamin Cham said the visit was organised by the Gambian Christian Association.
He said he played at the Annual Sangmarie fundraising dinner and Picric concerts in
In that event, hundreds of Gambians turned out to support the event, he said. "I was invited to host the Fam Fan Radio show for 3 hours," he said. "I took that opportunity to play old Gambian and African music to the listeners, translating some of the lyrics, which gave my show a different flavour.
"I now take this opportunity to call on all Gambian associations in
"As we start, I have already secured few contracts for some of the artistes to go and perform in the
DJ Lamin Cham is a star in the country’s music industry; he is a maverick, a genius as well as a towering legend who has already made his mark in the entertainment world.
For the past years, the Sukuta born music impresario has been on the boil, making headlines in the showbiz industry that have earned him both fame and satisfaction.
DJ Lamin Cham has succeeded in organising major music and cultural festivals both in the country and abroad.