Real name, Andile Chili, DJ Boonu hails from Umlazi, Durban.
Beginning his musical journey in 2009, playing at clubs and shisanyama’s in his hometown.
DJ Boonu soon moved onto more mainstream clubs in the city, including the very prominent “Afro Lounge” where his rapport with DJ Tire began.
2011 saw DJ Boonu’s career elevate when he became the resident DJ for the biggest Kwaito groups in Africa, Big Nuz. Beyond that, Boonu also had the responsibility of being the road manager for the mega group, during their world tour.
Boonu’s brand rapidly expanded from its hometown roots across South Africa and Africa as a whole.
Some of DJ Boonu’s achievements include
2012 voted DJ of the year
2014 best DJ in Umlazi, from Umlazi Art and Culture
Boonu is a vibrant, influential and trend setting artist who’s values, ideas, beliefs and culture align well with markets most brands seek to engage with.
“As my brand equity strengthens and I become a recognisable force in music industry, I am motivated to grow bigger in the heart and minds of music lovers all over the country, Africa and ultimately the world.”