At the tender age of 13, Kyle after years of listening to his fathers collection of Disco Music, asked his father to pleasebuy him a mobile DJ system so that he could start playing at the local school disco’s.
From the age of the age of 13-18 Kyle quickly became his home town Benoni’s favorite mobile dj, performing at Weddings, 18th’s , 21st’s and any function that needed a Mobile DJ, this is where his musical knowledge was established. Through out all of this, Kyle’s parents didn’t allow him to go to nightclubs as he was still finishing school.
After matric Kyle attended the University of Pretoria, where he began his Bcom law Degree. In his first year he heard about a nearby pub called CHEEKY MONKEY, which needed a Dj to play every Wednesday. Wednesday after Wednesday, Kyle set up his two speakers and rented CDJ’s from friends as he never had his own. Each Wednesday more and more people starting talking about this “ Kyle Cassim “ that was playing HOUSE MUSIC in Hatfield Square. Without warning Ty’s Nightclub in Menlyn snatched him up to start their student nights.
Kyle’s energetic performance’s and passion for making a crowd dance started spreading his name through out PTA and JHB, where Mark Stent gave him an opening slot on his FLEXUAL FLOOR at the prestigious H2o Festival. This paved a way for even more people to hear and witness his electrifying performances.
From the year 2011 to 2014 Kyle has not dropped his head once and has continued to show his pure passion for music and entertainment.
Kyle’s astounding energy behind a DJ box, his crowd interaction and general overwhelming presence lead him to be invited to perform in the Netherlands in 2012 alongside the likes of Franky Rizardo, Jeff Doubleu and Skitzofrenix.
In the last 3 years he has performed at every major club in South Africa, Mozambique and Zambia, where he is always received with an ever so warm welcome.
Festivals Kyle Cassim Has performed at include : Ultra Festival South Africa , Fun in the sun, Numerous h2o’s, Colourfest, Wonderland, , Rage Festival, and many more!
This year Kyle opened for International sensations COSMIC GATE and Michael Calfan to crowds of over 8000 people and recently closed for JOSH BUTLER. He has also shared the stage and line up with International stars such as Belocca, Avicii, Deadmau5, Vanilla ace, Juicy m, Tony cha cha, Morgan Paige, Bingo Players, Hannah wants, Lorenzo… The list could go on.
Right now at the age of 25 years old, Kyle Cassim is making bigger waves then ever, there is not a single club in South Africa That hasn’t heard his name and every day he is working harder to make sure his music touches the ears of people of different races, ages and demographics.
In a recent interview when asked about how he felt about where he is in his career right now Kyle responded “ what do you mean? I’m only getting started.”