With his humble spirit and easy-going demeanor, 25 year old K.S @ Dj Chaoz is one of Malaysia’s Northern Region’s most active ,creative and respected DJs. He is obsessed with finding and exposing new music to the local music industry. From the age of 4, he has been musically trained from learning music instruments like the Piano , Electone (organ), Guitars and to the art of Turntablism and Djing. Till when it was inevitable, he'd start to create his own sounds at the age of 15. His original productions have been showcased on TV performances, clubs and live concerts. Most of his compositions consists of R&B , Hip-Hop to Experimental sounds that could be heard featuring various kinds of vocalists globally.
Known in Penang Island’s night entertainment as a Dj/Entertainer/Composer from the year 2005 in Penang’s night spot "Glo Club" with Turntablist skills and Hyping Skills. Now he has build up his reputation in the night scene in Penang as a Dj from clubs to events along side with twin brother "K Wen" as an hype MC. At the age of 16,he had already produced and composed a track for female Canadian R&B singer/rapper "Baby-T" with single "Timez We Had". The onset of Dj Chaoz’s DJ career occurred in 2002; now he has performed live on TV for estimated hundreds of thousands to a million viewers together with Malaysia’s Hip-hop act COLABR8 who was the nominee for the best Hip-Hop Album for the "2010 NTV7’s - 17th Anugerah Industri Muzik (AIM 17th)" and has shared stages with international acts such like Nicole Scherzinger of the Pussy Cat Dolls, Girls' Generation (소녀시대 SNSD), Kelis, Black Might (Taipei) & Orianthi. He also has performed along-side & together with known personalities in the entertainment industry in Malaysia such like Faizal Tahir (one in a Million/Pepsi Ambassador), James Baum, MicStarr Vibe, 40G, 3 flow, Junio Hustle, Lapsap (Dj Blink & Dj XU), Dj Ken and many more.
In the year 2006 Dj Chaoz and Colabr8 got tied into a sponsorship contract with Malaysia’s leading hip-hop and street wear label "Echo Park" He is also the mentor and guru of the young DJ Sputnik (Tay Kek Khoon) who had recently won the National Champion of the "Malaysian Club DJ Mixing Championships 2010" representing the Penang State which puts this into one of his biggest accomplishments so far for the year 2010 for Dj Chaoz, proving not only he is well skilled on Djing but also trains champions. This all leads him to his "Asia Tour 2012" with MicStarr Vibe
(Malaysia’s No.1 Club Emcee 2010 – 2011), been booked by top clubs around Hong Kong & China performing and promoting the Malaysian music industry. During performances, he preferred musical palate consists of 2 decks, a couple of CD players and outboard effects. It's typical to see him grabbing, twisting and manipulating clusters of knobs, buttons and faders with scratches, all precisely to the urban and commercial sounds. Not afraid to experiment, he risks humiliation before thousands.
The winer of Malaysia's Astro Hitz Spinmaster Season 2, which is a Malaysian DJ competition/reality series where all upcoming Djs as well as bedroom and fresh Djs are auditioned and selected into the next rounds. Claiming the position “Spinmaster” and the grand prize which is to perform at the legendary, one and only Ministry of Sound in London. Playing for a whole hour between 2 - 3am at The Gallery fridays by Ministry of Sound was indeed a spectacular prize as well as a step closer in the music industry. Not to forget he is the very first Malaysian ever to play at Ministry Of Sound in London.
Ramsey Westwood, which is his real name indeed, has a lot to offer ever since and is one of the most sought after Djs in Malaysia with intriguing live sets and performances which includes his own productions as well as bootlegs and mashups. Coming from a background of musically talented parents, he pursues the need for beats and the giving of creativity to the industry as well as bringing up the local EDM scene.
Ramsey Westwood has a breakthrough of performances and history of gigs played at after winning the competition. Here is some to mention;
Ramsey has also started a series of his own session of gigs in an episode form. It is called EDM Sessions and have commenced Episodes 1 to 10. It has been a great night for the all episodes and still is the process of continuation for this episodes.
Ramsey Westwood has also played alongside international acts such as Tall Paul (MOS), Gavyn Mytchel (MOS), Gabriel & Dresden (US), Shogun (US, S107, Armada), Aaron Camz (AUS, Coldharbour, Armada), Bobina (RUS, Magik Muzik, Armada), Daniel Kandi (DEN, Enhanced Recordings, Anjunabeats), Andy Moor (UK, Armada) DJ Noodles (Taiwan DMC Champion 2006) and Remady (SWI)
Also having graduated from music production schools such as Point Blank Studios, London as well as Mile High Sounds, Kuala Lumpur in Ableton Music Production as well as Ableton For Djs,Ramsey Westwood is a hot topic in today's music industry in Malaysia and expect more of him in the near future.