DJ Shine

Name: DJ Shine 

Work: DJ 


Q: What brought you to Japan? 

A: United States Marine Corps. 


Q: How has living in a different country changed your life?  

A:Living in Japan impacted me in ways beyond belief while leaving there for 15 years. Japan showed me that it was okay to go against the odds , to dream big, and the things that you always wanted you can and will achieve  

when you stay focused , and grind hard. 


Q: What advice do you have for Black youth and creatives? 

A: It’s not easy, but most definitely worth it. I just want to keep inspiring and motivating people to become who you want to be, never give up, and remember someone is always watching.  

“Don’t Hustle Just To Stay Local, Grind and Become International “ – Internationally Known DJ Shine