Kiss – Kisstory Justin Wilkes
Justin Wilkes is one of the UK’s most respected DJ’s who is a recognised authority on the back catalogue of dance music chill-out. Originally from Birmingham Justin moved to London in 2000 to take over Capital FM’s Dance music shows.
The show became market leader and he was soon approached by Kiss FM, where he now presents the afternoon show and leads the DJ line-up on the Kisstory channel. His excellent presenting style and deep understanding of classic dance music and EDM saw the “Kisstory” show become market leader. Justin’s diversity in the DJ booth has led to him headlining club nights for legendary club brands such as Ministry of Sound, Miss Moneypenny’s, Gatecrasher, Eden and Sundissential, performing for Celebrities and VIP’s at the likes of Monaco Grand Prix & The Kardashian Parties, playing film premiere’s with Hollywood A-Listers, and delivering beautiful downbeat sunsets at the world famous Cafe del Mar, Ibiza. Justin’s unique sunset sessions led to him syndicating a highly popular chill-out show across a network of European and international radio stations.
Justin has also been at the helm of one of London nightlife’s current success stories. The sell-out “Kisstory” club nights that have outsold traditional club venues in the capital. In addition to playing legendary DJ sets Justin is also a respected producer who has just been signed to one of dance music’s most prominent record labels ‘Spinnin’. Working across both new and classic house, and chill out, Justin is a true broadcasting professional and a leading voice in UK radio dance music.– Specialist radio format and electronic music expert – Delivered new music based formats from conception to market leading sub-brands – Presented daily “Kisstory” show for Kiss FM, increasing reach 40% over 3 years and overtaking key rivals both commercial and BBC Radio 1 – First British DJ to be formally invited to play Cafe del Mar sunset sessions in Ibiza – Resident at London’s most successful club night at recent times ‘Kisstory’ – Summer resident at O Beach Ibiza – Summer resident at Sisu Marbella – First DJ to live mix a premier league team on the pitch pre-match