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DJ Longers with Kevin Hart, Rihanna and Chris Brown

Celebrity DJ Longers Takes Centre Stage as Director of Talent at AYOZAT

AYOZAT, owners of AYOZAT STREAM (www.ayozat.com) and AYOZAT TV Sky 186, are pleased to announce the addition of Kofi McDaniel, also known as DJ Longers, as their Director of Talent. 


Kofi McDaniel, aka DJ Longers, has toured with and performed for an array of A-list celebrities including Cardi B, Jacquees, Amber Rose, Kevin Hart, Will Smith, Jay Z, Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock, and many others. With performances in numerous countries including Madrid, Germany, Norway, Denmark, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi, DJ Longers has demonstrated a global appeal, and was the DJ for the wedding of Idris and Sabrina Elba.


As well as performing across the globe, he also holds tenure as a resident DJ at prestigious events such as Cancun JumpOff in Mexico and St. Croix in the Virgin Islands. 


He has also received nominations for Best DJ and Best Radio Show at the Urban Music Awards, and has been consistently recognised at events like the BEFFTA Awards, making him a standout figure in the entertainment industry.


DJ Longers will head up talent acquisition and management at AYOZAT as well as interviewing established and new talent on screen. He is already known for interviewing top-tier figures like Rihanna, Kanye West, Busta Rhymes, and Chris Brown; and has a passion for educating upcoming artists. He was formerly part of the Access All Areas team, which actively contributes to nurturing upcoming artists and educating individuals interested in the music industry. 


Umesh Perera, AYOZAT CEO said:

“We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Kofi McDaniel as our new Director of Talent. 

DJ Longers' international acclaim, industry connections and commitment to talent development, makes him the perfect candidate to spearhead talent acquisition at AYOZAT.”


DJ Longers went on to say: 

"I'm so grateful to be working with team AYOZAT and look forward to opening the floodgates and developing all the amazing talent that will form the quality future of AYOZAT."


With his visionary leadership and deep understanding of the entertainment landscape, AYOZAT is excited to bring attention to hidden talent on a global stage.




AYOZAT is a technology company with a deep tech and compute product, AYOZAT TLC, that powers, stores and distributes media into different ecosystems and markets, reliably and securely. AYOZAT operates in the media, finance, and government/defence sectors and is regulated by the Financial Services Authority.

 In the media sector, AYOZAT has advertising and Supply Side Platforms (SSP), with 12 TV channels online and on the SKY network, as well as an all-in-one streaming platform, AYOZAT STREAM, with TV, Video on demand, Music streaming, radio, podcasts and pay per view.

 AYOZAT TLC resides on a network with 54 global Points-of-Presence on a 30 TBPS backbone.

AYOZAT TV – A UK National TV channel that broadcasts to 12 million households in the UK via satellite.

AYOZAT STREAM – A social all-in-one streaming service with TV channels, movies and TV series on demand, music streaming, radio, with follows and likes.



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