Trevor Nelson

Critically acclaimed R&B DJ and presenter

Trevor Nelson is a critically acclaimed DJ, radio and TV presenter, and well-known media personality who is available to host and perform at gigs and corporate events. As a pioneer in the urban scene, Trevor started his broadcasting career at then pirate station Kiss in 1985. In 1990 Kiss gained a broadcasting licence and it was here that he became director of the station and daytime DJ.

Behind the decks, Trevor cut his teeth as a DJ with Soul II Soul and promoted numerous club nights including the now-legendary Lick parties. With a stint behind the scenes in A&R at Cooltempo, EMI, he was instrumental in the careers of D’Angelo, Mica Paris and Lynden David Hall.

In 1996, Trevor moved to BBC Radio 1 to present the first ever national R&B show ‘The Rhythm Nation’. A year later he began a Saturday afternoon program which resulted in him winning a MOBO Award in 1997 as Best DJ.

Trevor currently broadcasts weekday mornings on BBC Radio 1Xtra and presents a soul show on Wednesday evenings on BBC Radio 2. In 2010 he was awarded the special gold lifetime achievement award for his services to broadcasting, at the Sony Radio Academy Awards.

Trevor continues to DJ around the UK and Europe and is now in his tenth summer residency in Global Room nightclub in Pacha, Ibiza. He has released seven compilation albums, INCredible Sound of Trevor Nelson, The Soul Nation and Lick compilations.

In addition, Trevor has presented a multitude of TV shows ranging from music to American Football.

To book legendary celebrity DJ, Trevor Nelson to make a personal appearance at your next corporate event, simply contact the Champions Music & Entertainment Agency via our online contact form. Alternatively, call a booking agent directly on +44 1509 85 29 27.


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