Deejay Jim was born and raised in Kisii, Kenya. He was influenced musically at a young age by Hip Hop/RnB, Reggae, Dancehall and Afro-Pop music which were prolific in Kenya. After moving to Nairobi as a young teenager he started attending underground parties and became obsessed with Reggae & Hip Hop music.
DJ Jim started DJing Hiphop and Reggae Music at the aged 17. He began to take it more serious when he was 20 years old. Since then he has harnessed his skills and taken his DJ career to a professional level. He has the ability to introduce new music to the crowd along with their favorite tunes and classics. He also added video mixing to his arsenal. He is one of the most celebrated Kenyan Party and hype DJ with heavy energy on stage.