Clarence Jones aka DJ Ceez
DJ, producer and founder/CEO of production imprint Urban Mentality Music Group, Chicago USA
This 6’7 Chicago hooper hails from Ft. Lauderdale by way of Omaha, NE and has been manning the decks for over 30 years, playing both nationally and abroad. He spins a diverse array of sounds (which includes Hip-Hop, Deep House, jungle and alternative music).
He joined The Lodge Company of Chicago as a resident DJ at various club venues (including the legendary backroom of Chicago’s Original Mother’s Nightclub) and hosted DJ Ceez’ Operation Underground radio show on WDGC 88.3 in Chicago.
DJ Ceez is also the CEO of Urban Mentality Music. Singles include ‘Rainy Days’ and ‘Pray’ (original and remixes) featuring Chicago soulstress, StephStaa. ‘Pray’ was on the Top 20 Soulful House chart on Traxsource and ‘Rainy Days’ (UrbaneM REwork) has been on top DJ playlists around the world. Singles and remixes he produced with Spoken Word queen Niki Gee (‘Mamba’ and ‘The Red Guitar’) went Top 10 on Traxsource Soulful House charts.
Currently, DJ Ceez is the resident DJ/producer, along with Absurdbeats, for Hip-Hop supergroup 21st Century Hip-Hop.
You can hear him on the following stations: ‘Pheromone'(Thursdays: 06:00pm-08:00pm US CT) on Gottahavehouseradio.com / ‘Vertigo’ (Fridays: 06:00pm-08/00pm US CT) on Undergroundhouse.tv / ‘Afrodoja” on WNUR 89.3 (Chicago) on Monday nites…
He also has a monthly Deep House party – ‘Sanctuary’ – in Chicago… and the beat goes on!
“Nothing beats the feeling of moving the crowd. Of finding the perfect blend. Of making a connection sonically and spiritually with people from around the world. Beautiful, universal… Music is my life. My motto: When you love what you do, share it with the world…”