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10th March 2016

Kegan Burin Appears on The Voice UK


Kegan Burin, one of The DJ and MC Academy’s amazing singers and artists and previous signed to MD records, is now on the Voice UK. Kegan performed last year at The Hackney Empire, Barnet College alongside one of the Lecturers and DJ’s Krissy Sims and also took part in International Womans day performing at the Dugdale in front of over 200 women. He is a very talented singer and we wish him the best of luck on his journey :)

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17th December 2015

The King’s House Christmas Food Bank


The King’s House Christmas Food Bank is this Friday (18th December) and they are giving out free hampers and turkeys to those in need!

The food bank is located at 4 Pegamoid Road (Off Montagu Road), Edmonton, N18 2NG, and will be open this Friday (18th December 2015) between 7pm and 9pm.

In order to receive your hamper you will need to bring a Food Bank Leaflet, Photo ID (with your name and photo), and proof of address (a dated letter from between October and December 2015).

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8th December 2015

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30th November 2015

X-Factor filming at the studio

Our amazing patron Monica Micheal finalist on the X-factor got the X-factor film crew to come down and do some filming with the young people at the studio, catch our vans in action!



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21st November 2015

NEW! Recording studio party’s with a difference!

We are proud to announce we have just started our recording studio party’s, the request for bookings has gone through the roof we can’t be more happier about this.

With the average cost of a party being near £500 with us the start from £150!! interested? get in contact with Hayley at or check out love your door step via Facebook for weekly updates.



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20th November 2015

Tottenham College Enrichment Project

DJ&MC Academy have launched an enrichment project at Tottenham College started last Wednesday, runs every wednesday at 3.30-5.30. Want to get involved? contact Hayley at , or look out for our posters around the college.

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16th November 2015

Looking for New Artists to perform at Hackney Empire

We’re on the lookout for new artists for Hackney Empire, proud to win last 3 years running 1st, 2nd, 3rd place for singing and rapping category. We are calling out to young artist who want a platform to perform in front of 1,600 people. Contact Hayley at .

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12th November 2015

Kenneth Barber’s First Soundcloud Track “Can I Talk to You”

Having worked with us in the studio for 36 months, Kenneth Barber has released his first track “Can I Talk to You” on SoundCloud, and it has already achieved over 30,000 downloads in less than a month!

The track has also been getting some air time on BBC Radio 1xtra and Capital Extra.

Well done to Kenneth, we’re very proud of you!


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8th November 2015

Introducing Kegan, this year’s Hackney Empire winner!

Kegan is this year’s winner of Hackney Empire. He also did some work with Barnet College and made it on to BBC’s The Voice.


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2nd November 2015

Two finalists in the X-Factor

Well done to Monica Micheal and to Max Stone, who was scouted and put through to the X Factor by DJ&MC Academy, who both made it through to the final eight. Monica was patron of the academy and Max did some work with Christian from the academy.

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22nd October 2015

The Big Issue Foundation turns 20

We attended the 20th birthday to show some love, also attended me we 360 to watch plenty of talent, we’ve had loads of artists performing at they’re events. At this one we had isabelle AKA Bellah who performed beautifully- Well done!



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15th October 2015

Introducing Brad Osman, DJ&MC Academy mentor

For over two years Sales Force have been supporting the academy by offering us our amazing mentor Brad Osman he’s been an asset to the academy and he’s commitment to our cause has been fantastic. we’ve also done corporate events for salesforce which has helped us provide more work for the young people at the academy its also available to watch on youtube.

Big Thank you to brad Osman.


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9th October 2015

2.5km Family Fun Run at Oakwood Park


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8th October 2015

Enrichment Project at Enfield College

DJ&MC Academy have just completed an enrichment project at Enfield College and one of the students Charmz has just got a part time job with the academy. Well done to Charmz and well done to all the students. Showcase coming soon.

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25th September 2015

Monica Michael makes it through to Xfactor bootcamp

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25th September 2015

Pioneers Day 2015

Catch the FA Cup, the BBC, and the DJ & MC Academy on the Pioneers Day with DJ Target, Tough Love and Melody Kane teaching the young people about DJ’ing, media, interviews, football and much more.

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15th September 2015

Enfield College and Swan PRU Unit

DJ&MC Academy have been delivering projects in Enfield College and Swan PRU Unit with a bunch of young people who have been focused and exceeding our expectations.

It’s a year long programme, and they will be achieving some amazing qualifications.

Well done to our students!

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27th August 2015

Peartree Fun Day at Woodhall Community Centre, Saturday 29th August


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17th August 2015

Mill Field Theatre Youth Event

Mill field theatre is a free youth event, DJ&MC Academy teamed up with unity hub at edmonton to put on an amazing and free youth event. We had an influx of talented young people perform. It was free for young people to attend to perform and watch the show. we will be doing another one next year so be sure to join us.

Thank you for everyones hard work on the day we had over 20 volunteers and without them we couldn’t of done it and you helped make this event happen!



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14th August 2015

The X Factor Coming Soon!

With the launch of The X Factor almost upon us, we have been working closely with over 100 artists and developing their skills in our “free for young budding musicians” studio. Watch out for Monica Michael who is a patron for the Academy who will be on The X Factor this year.

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