DJ Suga Ray | Interview
DJ Suga Ray is a professional party DJ from Brooklyn, NY by way of Miami, FL. His father was a DJ in Jamaica, and influenced Ray with soulful, Caribbean-inspired sounds. In 2000, Ray moved to New York to attend the School of Visual Arts. Learning to mix and scratch records by turntablists from the 90s, he began spinning in his dorm room and later landed some university and local gigs. In 2002, he was hired by Britney Spears to DJ a charity event as well as an annual event for the her children’s summer camp. He has since worked parties for Ludacris, Matt Damon, Jennifer Aniston, and many others. Ray spins weekly gigs at clubs and lounges throughout the country, ranging from mixes of hip hop, reggae, rock, soul, mainstream, and underground classics.