Melissa-Jo’s love and talent for music was first discovered when she picked up the violin at the tender age of 5. The passion for music grew in her and she continued to pursue other classical musical instruments such as piano and guitar. At the age of 14, she became the vocalist and keyboardist of her rock band, back in her hometown at south of Malaysia.
At the age of 18, Melissa-Jo moved to Kuala Lumpur for further studies and she also started working as part time model for photoshoots, runways and racing events.
In year 2011, Melissa-Jo developed great interest for EDM music after attending Tiesto’s concert in Sepang. In year 2012, she decided to take this interest of hers to another level – by joining Royale DJ Academy / Excessive Records. With the guidance of veteran DJ Bryan Burger, she is now well equipped with music knowledge of all genres, from deep house, tech house, electro house, dubstep, and of course hip hop, R&B, top 40s, to Kpop. Soon after that, Melissa-Jo made her first appearance in club scene spinning in The Library, Cheras as guest DJ.
Melissa-Jo is currently the resident DJ of one of the most famous club in Kuala Lumpur, The Butter Factory which is located in city center. Although Melissa-Jo’s main focus is on DJ and is still new to this industry, but her main goal is to become a multi-talented music performer and will do her best to bring surprises to the crowd everytime she performs.. So watch out and stay tuned 🙂
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