Rotimi Alakija popularly known as DJ Xclusive or superstar Dj, is a Nigerian disc jockey, record producer, and entrepreneur. He was born on the 16th of October 1980, he was born in the UK to Nigerian parents. At a tender age, he came back to Nigeria to pursue a high school education at King’s College, Lagos. Dj Xclusive moved back to London to study Physics and Computer Science at Reading University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree. He later went on and studied Financial Computing at Brunel University London.
DJ Xclusive proceeded with his professional disc jockey career in 2003 by performing at numerous night clubs, such as Aura Mayfair, Penthouse, Funky Buddha, and Jalouse. In his career so far, DJ Xclusive has affiliated with numerous and A-list artists like Ne-Yo, Rihanna, Mario Winans, Brick and Lace, Nas including Fat Joe.
In 2010 at the edition of the Nigeria Entertainment Awards, which was held in the United States, DJ Xclusive was honored as the World Best DJ. He was also nominated for Best DJ at the 2011 edition of the Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television Awards (BEFFTA Awards). He was also featured at the 2013 and 2019 Big Brother House Party.
|Real name||Rotimi Alakija|
|Nickname||Super star DJ Xclusive|
|Sources of income||Entertainment|
|Date of birth||16 October 1980|
|Country of Origin||Federal Republic of Nigeria|
In the year 2011, DJ Xclusive became the official DJ for CoolFM 96.9 and also joined Empire Mates Entertainment as their official DJ. DJ Xclusive released a single “I’m Xclusive” alongside the renowned UK and Nigerian artist MrEazy.
Dj xclusive Personal life
Dj Xclusive is married to Tinuke Ogundero, they got married in 2015. He is also the nephew of a Nigerian billionaire and the richest woman in Africa 2020, Folorunsho Alakija. Apart from DJing, he loves playing basketball, cooking and reading novels.
Dj Xclusive songs
- Pangolo” (featuring Timaya)(2012)
- “Ibebe” (featuring Olamide) (2013)
- “Gal bad” (featuring D’Prince and Wizkid)(2014)
- “Jeje” (featuring Wizkid (2014)
- “Fatasi” (featuring Terry G) (2014)
- “Tonight” (featuring Banky W and Niyola)(2014)
- “Shaba” (featuring Kcee and Patoranking)(2014)
- “Dami Si” (featuring Lil Kesh and CDQ)(2015)
- “Oyoyo” (featuring Burna Boy) (2016)
- “Sharwama” (featuring Masterkraft) (2016)
- “Pose” (featuring Tiwa Savage)(2017)
- Gbomo Gbomo (featuring Zlatan Ibile)(2019)
- “Mad O” (2020)
- “Buga” (featuring T-Classic) (2020)
- “Sweet 16” (featuring Soft) (2020)
- “Pariwo” (featuring Dotman)(2020)
DJ Xclusive Awards And Recognition
- He won the World Best DJ, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2010
- Most Outstanding Nigerian Doing Great Things In the Hip Hop World, LoverBall Awards, 2010
- The Best DJ, Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television Awards (BEFFTA Awards), 2011 (Nominated)
- He was honored Best Nigerian DJ, Nigerian Broadcaster Merit Awards, in 2014
DJ Xclusive’s Net worth
DJ Xclusive is one of the richest and influential disc jockeys both local and international, aside from the fact he is from a wealthy home, he has signed some notable endorsements and has been selling records, he has been estimated to have a Net worth of N100million.
DJ Xclusive Cars
Mercedes Benz C Class
This is the car the superstar Dj drives around in London, he uses it to old Trafford to watch man united football games. it has the following features. The 4-wheel multilink suspension is sport-tuned for agility and precise response and subtly lowered for the stance that feels as good as it looks. Selective damping instantly firms up in corners, yet relaxes to tame rough roads.
- Dimensions: 185-187″ L x 71-74″ W x 55-56″ H
- Horsepower: 255 to 503 hp
- MPG: Up to 21 city / 29 highway
- Curb weight: 3,869 to 4,012 lbs
- Engine: 2.0 L 4-cylinder, 3.0 L V6, 4.0 L V8
Mercedes Benz G wagon
with standard and available technologies from dual 12.3-inch displays, intuitive steering-wheel Touch Controls, and voice control for the navigation, audio, and numerous comfort features. Comprises a 416 hp and 450 lb-ft of torque, the advanced Biturbo V8 can thrust the G 550 from 0 to 60 in just 5.6 seconds.
Range Rover sport
The elegant car has been reported to cost DJ Xclusive about N30million, it has the following features. Keyless Entry allows you to access and lock/alarm the vehicle without taking the remote smart key out of a bag or pocket. Windsor leather seats offer 20-way heated front seats with power recline heated rear seats, together with driver and passenger memory and passenger seat away. The Range Rover P525 HSE features 21″ 6 Spoke ‘Style 6022’ alloy wheels as standard.
- Horsepower: 398 hp
- Curb weight: 4,974 to 5,515 lbs
- Dimensions: 197-207″ L x 78″ W x 73-74″ H
- Towing capacity: 5,511 to 7,716 lbs
- MPG: 19 city / 25 highway.
Toyota Land Cruiser
This is the car he cruises in Nigeria most times, within Lagos from Ikeja to Lekki area. It has the following features, The car is a Full-time 4WD system with Active Traction Control and a Torsen®96 limited-slip centre differential with locking feature, a Unitized steel body on 10-member high-tensile-steel ladder frame, and an Independent double-wishbone front suspension with coil springs and stabilizer bar; 4-link rear suspension with coil springs, stabilizer bar and semi-floating axle.
- MSRP: From N30million
- Towing capacity: 8,100 lbs
- MPG: 13 city / 17 highway
- Dimensions: 195″ L x 78″ W x 74″ H
- Seating capacity: 5, 8
This is yet another luxury car he drives around in Lagos, very portable and fashionable, the car features the following.
- MSRP: From N25million
- Horsepower: 335 to 541 hp
- Dimensions: 194″ L x 78″ W x 66-67″ H
- MPG: Up to 19 city / 23 highway
- Engine: 2.9 L V6, 3.0 L V6, 4.0 L V8
Looking into DJ Xclusive’s life, he was born into a wealthy family and has been a rich kid from birth, he never slept on that he still worked hard and carved a name for himself. Hope you enjoyed reading the article, thanks.