Raphael Osei Duah ,Born 6th May 1987 in Accra, Ghana and is popularly Know as Dj Xpliph [The Absurdist].
Dj xpliph started his education at St. Bernadette Subirious School, Dansoman, Accra. He furthered to Pope John Senior High and then proceeded to the University Of Ghana, Legon where he read Bachelor of Fine Arts, majoring in radio and television production.
He started as a rapper and went by the name splif dogg when he was is primary school, and switched to dancing when he got to secondary school. After secondary school Xpliph learnt sound engineering and found his passion for DJ’ing in 2007.
THE TAGLINE ” THE ABSURDIST “
Dj Xpliph’s tagline “The Absurdist” is one he got from his style of mixing which is out of the ordinary.
” I’m not your regular DJ / VJ . I know exactly what it takes to hype your crowd… I have exactly what it takes to keep you entertained. ”
Dj Xpliph started off playing campus events , then eventually found himself as a regular at Aphrodisiac Night Club. He started working on radio (vibe fm) in 2010 with a weekly saturday night show; Party Mix with Summ.
In 2011 (4 years after realising his passion), Dj Xpliph started mixing videos. He then moved to live fm in 2012 and then to Adinkra radio in 2014.
He started working with Gh One tv as a Vj on Rhythmz Tv in 2013. In that year he was nominated for the Ghana dj Awards for the Best video jockey of the year but did not win, he was nominated again the following year and he won it.
He has been at GH One Tv Since and is on the Rhythmz Live VJ Mix Show on tuesdays from 12pm-2pm and on the Weekend Mix every Saturday 3pm – 4pm
- 2015 – Best Video Jockey in Ghana (Ghana Dj Awards)
- 2015 – Best Entertainment Music Show Of The Year (RTP)
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