In the 90’s, Malik became a household name in Chicago’s nightclubs with Me Entertainment, LB Production & Midcoast Entertainment due to his reputation for making any crowd move. Shabazz locked down Chicago’s nightspots with his diverse range of music from House, Top 40 Pop, Old School, Hip-Hop, R&B, Reggae, Latin and Punjabi music. Now, DJ Malik Shabazz is a 2x winner of Truth Magazine’s Hottest Club DJ, 5x Winner of the iDJ Awards & Underground Music Awards Runner-up, member of the GRAMMY RECORDING ACADEMY, BET Awards Voting Academy, globally known in the DJ community as a member of CORE DJs where he travels around the world performing at nightclubs, celebrity private parties, concerts, comedy tours and colleges, determined to cultivate and maintain his title as one of the world's hottest DJs.
In 1983, Malik landed his first Mix-Show spot on WKKC 89.3 FM in Chicago and provided mixes every Friday night for four years. After his four-year stretch at WKKC, Shabazz provided mixes for WCRX 88.1 FM, WHPK 88.5 FM in Chicago as well as WIUS 88.3 FM in Macomb, IL., WIIT 88.9 FM Chicago, WDBM 88.9FM East Lansing, MI, KBMS 1480AM in Portland, Oregon, KYIZ 1620AM in Seattle, KBOL 100.1FM in Waterloo, Iowa, WESE 92.5 FM in Mississippi, WCCG 104.5 FM Fayetteville, NC, WRWN-Reewine Online Radio Orlando, FL, Champion Sound Radio Online Chicago, 107.3 VIP Online Radio Chicago, Sirius Satellite Radio Shade 45/XM 66, SWURVRadio.com and also released several mix tapes: 60 Minutes of Heat, Street America, Caribbean Café and the Afternoon Traffic Jam Mixshow Series.
Malik has been touring with HBO Def Jam Comedians for Midcoast Entertainment’s “Laff Jam”, in which comedians Steve Harvey, Cedrick “The Entertainer”, Rickey Smiley, Sheryl Underwood, D. L. Hugley, Mike Epps, Dee Ray Davis, Earthquake, Alex Thomas & Michael Collier headlined. DJ Malik Shabazz’s sensational skills landed him “The Official DJ of former L.A. Clippers Corey Maggette” now with Golden St & Hollywood Celebrity Promoter Jimmie Maggette where they have hosted several celebrity private events. He has also been a DJ for other celebrity parties including: Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson and Shaquille O’Neal, Dwyane Wade, LenDale White and Reggie Bush, Russell Simmons and many more. Additionally, Malik has performed gigs at the NFL SUPER BOWL & NBA ALL-STAR WEEK-ENDS, Flight 50 Basketball camps with Corey & Jimmie Maggette, Chicago Bears' Steven Edwards' All Star Celebrity Weekend, Vibe Magazine, BET Awards after parties & First Friday’s Chicago. For booking information; contact DJ Malik Shabazz @ www.djmalikshabazz.com firstname.lastname@example.org.