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Selecta Q45


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​Selecta Q45 hails from ​Corozal Town, a Northern District of Belize with a population of roughly 10,000​.​​ ​Growing up in a family of twelve that was largely into technology, sports, singing, dancing and music​. ​ Selecta Q45 found himself at a young age having an ear and talent for ​various​ music. ​The ​piano, harmonica, drums, bugle, recorder, mahogany stix, guitar, steel pans were​ major​ influences​​​. ​ ​Reggae, Dancehall, Ska, Calypso, Soca, Puntarock, Brukdung, Latin, Opera, Country, Swing, Pop, Disco, Jazz, R&​B​ and Rap​ ​molded his unique DJ style & sound. He currently resides in the D.M.V. (DC -Maryland - Virginia) & Austin Texas region.

Here consist some of Selecta Q45’s crucial performances and accomplishments:

  • Resident DJ of online radio: Fete Nation HD (​past name ​HCF Radio) Fridays 7pm-9pm CST and Saturdays 10am-12pm CST
  • Belizean Independence Day Celebration in San Antonio - (2016 & 2017)
  • The DMV Garifuna Settlement Day Celebration in Washington D.C (2017)
  • Opened & DJ​'d​ for MC Galaxy performance in ATX 2017 (Nigerian artist)
  • Oak Cliff Lively Fest in Dallas (2014, 2015 & 2016)
  • Taste Of The Caribbean Festival in Houston (2016)
  • Caribbean Afr’Am Festival in Killeen (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015)
  • Annual Caribbean Rum Fest in Houston (2013 & 2014)
  • Reggae Salute Festival in San Antonio (2011)
  • Bob Marley Reggae Festival aka Austin Reggae Festival in Austin (Main Stage ’03, ’04, ’05 and 2006)
  • Belize Independence celebration in Houston (2005)
  • Resident DJ for Club Bantu ATX (Monthly event)
  • Official DJ for Island Rose (Jamaican Artist)
  • Official DJ for Ramsey Fils (Congolese artist)
  • Founder​ ​of Rice Bun Produkshun
  • Founder​ ​of the term "Riddimology" mixtapes

As a Belizean ”cruffy” that likes to get out in the community, Selecta Q45 has had various collaborations with other renowned Reggae, Dancehall, Soca, AfroBeat, Hip Hop, R&B, and House Deejays, club owners & promoters. Opening for Mykal Rose, Mr Perfect, Anthony B, Baby Cham, Mr Easy, Kabaka Pyramid, Iba Mahr, Marlon Asher, Warrior King, I-Wayne, Island Rose, J-Boog, Tribal Seeds, Supa G, Aziatic, and Stone Love, help garnished an impressive playlist and sound!

“Music Is A Mission Not A Competition!”