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DJ Captain John

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John ‘CAPTAIN JOHN’ Rickards is a born Jamaican muscian, science student and disc jockey who, due to migration is now a resident of St. Vincent and the Grenadines – home to the #1 Radio Station Hot 97.1.  Captain John's position as a DJ on Hot97.1 as well as Co-Founder of the respected sound system, Team Energy Overload, did not occur overnight. Captain J[...]

Colombian

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Charles ‘COLOMBIAN’ Villarreal is a born South American native with Caribbean roots in Trinidad and St. Vincent.  Out of favorable circumstances Colombian found himself to be a proud citizen of St. Vincent and the Grenadines – home to the #1 Radio Station Hot 97.1.   Colombian’s ascent to a full time radio announcer and DJ Sound system co-founder [...]

Chemical X

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Born in the small village of Prospect on April 12th, Rodney Caruth aka Chemical X began his journey through life as the youngest son of his parents. Rodney was raised in a very disciplined way. It was from this upbringing that Rodney learned much of his inexhaustible work ethic. From a very young age, music was Chemical's passion, this passion fueled his [...]

2 Kool Kris

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Chris Jones aka 2 Kool Kris started DJing from the age of 14 in Trinidad. 2 Kool cites his mentor as being one of Trinidad’s greatest DJs and one of there best ever radio personalities ever - Rennie Bishop. 2 Kool’s first ever gig was playing along with Rennie Bishop, after that experience the two teamed up with what was the biggest sound system in Trini [...]

Tha Big Dog, Pitbull

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Tha Big Dog Pitbull, was born Rochard Karim Anabu Ballah. Pitbull joined the Hot 97 family in 2004. His love of music and his intense energy creates a high octane listening experience when on air. When he's not on air he lectures at the premiere college in SVG in the field of Communications. A man from the countryside, he enjoys fish broth pelau and a goo[...]

Colin "Hitman" Graham

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With over 13 years of radio experience, Colin Graham, has worked at numerous radio stations in St. Vincent. It was early during this journey he was given his now popular radio name the “Hitman” due to the unbelievable skills he displayed, first as DJ. Now, with great pleasure, Mr. Graham feels honored in having the distinct privilege of being a part of Hot97[...]

Big Daddy Cain

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Dj Cain A.K.A Big Daddy Cain has been an active DJ since 2005 and has been on-air at hot97 since 2008. Big Daddy Cain is the resident DJ in Club97 with Mic man Tha Big Dog Pitbull 7pm - 10pm Monday to Thursdays and DJs, 12pm - 3pm on Fridays with Galanaire as well as 9am - 12 pm on Saturdays. DJ Cain is probably the most naturally gifted DJ in SVG. Mus[...]