Suga – Entertainer DJ has been with Good Hope FM since 1996, starting as a weekend DJ and working her way to becoming the first female DJ to have a primetime, weekday slot on commercial music format radio in the city. Her current show is broadcasted every Monday to Friday from 09-12am.
Born in 1976, Suga can be best described as kind, passionate, driven and a definite livewire which appealed to wide audience and is popular with teenagers and adults of all ages. She is also an accomplished public speaker and DJ who has played sets with DJ Jazzy Jeff and enjoyed numerous residencies in and around Cape Town through Speakers Inc
• Being chosen as one of the station’s ‘ambassadors’ to do a GHFM road show
• The Advertising Standards Authority party in JHB towards the end of 2002
• The 20th Anniversary of Guess Jeans at the Radisson in Cape Town, December 2002
• She was also part of the Cape Town cast for 2003 V-Day celebrations held at the Baxter Theatre: The Vagina Monologues
• MC for Quest Recruiting awards ceremony
• MC family fun day for Safmarine.
• Co-Hosting the 46664 concert, 19 March 2005 at Fancourt Hotel and Country Club, with Will Smith.
• Co – hosting 46664 Arctic in Tromso Norway 11 June 2005.
• MC for Standard Bank Talent Show: Children In Need Talent in Action.
• MC for an Investec functions In Johannesburg featuring Danny K and Mandoza.
• MC for John Legend at the Castle of Good Hope.
• Musical Director for Old Mutual Divas Evening: music production for two Fashion Shows.
• Mc for The Black Eyed Peas
• MC Cell C Sound of Cape Town.
• Presenter SABC 2 10th Birthday celebration 19 March 2006.
• She had the honour and pleasure of MC’ing the Desmond Tutu Leadership awards
TV WORK/ MOVIES/ ADVERTS/ CD’s
• The 46664 concert was broadcast on SABC television, SABC Africa and globally with a total audience of billions of people.
• The 2003 46664 concert held in Cape Town features her voice on DVD and CD.
• She was part of a documentary showcasing Frieda Darvel; the street child with the beautiful voice for Swedish Filmmakers. This documentary had its worldwide Premier in Cape Town.
• She participated in the Sanlam Money Game on SABC 3…..where she was up against two other radio presenters and won.
• She participated in the Weakest Link, SABC 3.
• She has been the subject of a documentary on female DJs, SABC 1.
• She has been part of numerous inserts for Top Billing and featured in the Magazine
• She has been featured twice on the kids show, Wild Room, SABC 1
• She was featured in the Miss Ebene magazine and MC’d at the launch
• Suga presented the well loved programme Pillow Talk which was aired on GHFM every Wednesdays and broadcasted every Thursdays on SABC3 at 22h00.
• Suga gained further exposure by hosting inserts with Fiona Furey on NOTED broadcasting every Friday on SABC3 at 19h30.
BEST INTERVIEW WAS WITH………
So far…it’s a toss up between Charlize Theron, Beyonce and Will Smith. Follow on Twitter
OTHER INTERVIEWS WORTH MENTIONING:
Maxi Jazz from Faithless
The late Luther Vandross
Corporate MC and Year End Entertainment