Ex-Gambian Goalkeeper Turns top DJ in Scandinavia

Ex-Gambian Goalkeeper Turns top DJ in Scandinavia

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Born Musa Jallow but widely known by his DJ sobriquet as DJ Black Moose, is a former goalkeeper of The Gambian National U23 Olympic team which was coached by Pa Faye in the 2006 qualifiers. He was in the same team with the likes of Ousman Koli, Demba Savage, Ibou Sawaneh to name few.

Musa is currently one of the hottest DJs’ based in Stockholm, the heart of Sweden. He started his career at age 15 by playing soccer and doing music at the same time, even though football was his first passion. He went on to play professional football with clubs like Syrianska IF kerburan, Gideonsbergs IF,Västerås SK,IFK Fjärås,Hammarby, Tyresö,Brandbergen before he got injured at the later stage of his career.

The injury which took most of his time sitting on the sideline recovering got him frustrated and thus forced to go for his second hobby and today he is one of the most booked Urban DJ’s in Scandanavia.

He has worked with well-known Swedish artistes in Lazee, Näääk & Nimo, Ken Ring, Abidaz, Kartellen, Medina and open shows for international acts, The Game, Ice Cube, Wiz Khalifa, 50 Cent, Young Jeezy, Mos Def, Talib Kweli and Bone Thugs N Harmony and Fat Joe.

In late 2012 Swedish rapper Lazee noticed Black Moose’s talent and decided to team up and make him part of the Timeless Music crew. In 2013, 2014 and 2015, Black Moose won Kingsize Magazine’s award for DJ of the year and that makes him the only DJ in Sweden to have ever won the award three years in a row.

DJ Black Moose started working at Sweden’s biggest Hip-hop radio show, ‘En Kärleksattack På Svensk Hip-Hop, SR Metropol’ together with well-known journalist Ametist. The headphone company SMS Audio, owned by American rapper, 50 Cent noticed Black Moose’s talent and hard work and made him part of the camp, which was a great achievement in his career. He is now an official SMS Audio ambassador.

DJ Black Moose is the first ever DJ in the whole Scandinavia to make it to the BET Hip-Hop Award Swedencypher 2016. As a Gambian-Swedish, he’s proud to raise The Gambian flag anywhere he goes.

Furthermore, he recently hosted popular US Rapper, Fat Joe and went on tour with him in Sweden, a tour that was off the hook. He is on the move again and these times in West Africa where The Gambia, Senegal will be his first stop with other top DJs at the end of the year.

DJ Black Moose is looking forward to get it down with his beloved nation for the first time. Beyond his music knowledge, work ethic, dedication and talent, one thing is for sure, Black Moose definitely knows how to get the party started.