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Kirk Brown is a Barbadian Born Singer, Actor, Dj & Host. Much is known about his local accomplishments as an entertainer, particularly as he previously held the No. 1 radio morning show “The Edge” 5:00am – 10:00am on CBC’s 98.1 The One, as a regular contender during the annual Crop Over Festival and as lead singer/owner of The Energy Band.
He has since moved on to an innovative new station, Capital Media Hd 99.3fm ~ The Uptown Sound located at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre.
He was also the lead actor in the very successful Barbadian film “Vigilante” which has recently secured international distribution in Cannes at the Film Festival.
He has a huge following on all social media networks. He has audiences and fans of over 150,000 collectively on whatsapp, snapchat, twitter, facebook, instagram and youtube via @kirkbrownonline
He is one of the most followed artists in the region.
Since last year Kirk has spread his wings successfully into the Caribbean and the USA to become a prominent figure during major international events. These appearances have allowed him to captivate the important diaspora and the millennial audiences, which continue to be converted into a significant online following.
After ushering in the New Year as DJ and host of one of the biggest events – Spice & Company’s 2nd Street Holetown Party, Kirk hasn’t slowed down. He shared the stage as co-host with international artist Boris Kodjoe (Real Husbands of Hollywood) at the Barbados Music Awards and appeared as a Dj & speaker at the Caribbean Music Summit with Matthew Knowles.
Early February saw Kirk and fellow cast members travel to the U.S to launch Vigilante the Movie in LA, NYC, MIA & ATL; all the while conceptualizing and managing the staging of A Dream Birthday Weekend package as never executed in the local market – 5 events over 4 days. This production was a phenomenal feat and an extraordinary success.
March saw him doing more private Vip DJ events in the US; VIP hosting of the Sandy Lane Gold Cup, hosting of Socatology with Giselle The Wassi One – to a capacity crowd of 10,000 at Kensington Oval and hosting/djing of the VIP section of the Sol rally weekend.
The pace continued in April – Kirk appeared as Celebrity DJ for the Chum FM concert with One Republic; hosted the annual Reggae Beach Party, and headed to Canada with his Energy Band as part of a cultural cross promotion exercise which facilitated Canadian Bands recording and performing in Barbados and the Energy Band doing the same in Canada.
– Kirk Brown; the Most Visible Male Barbadian Artist Year-Round
The Most Visible Male Barbadian has expanded his brand to New York during the West Indian Carnival Celebration by hosting the Labor Day Parade via the Carnival Live Stream for Irie Jam Radio & Television.
He has performed as a DJ in top-notch clubs and on yachts in Manhattan alongside veteran artists such as Kerwin DuBois, Mavado, Ding Dong, Machel, Fay-Ann and Bunji Garlin.
Not slowing down Kirk performed on the road at the Miami Carnival with bands celebrating the rich culture of the Caribbean and followed up by mashing up the dance floor again with his DJ skills at premium events during the weekend festival.
Kirk returned to New York and performed at the 1st Annual African Entertainment Awards on October 31st as the ambassador of Caribbean music to the African Music fraternity where his performance was one of the most memorable and celebrated acts of the night.
Kirk Brown was the official DJ for the Inaugural Ansa McAl Race Festival Barbados, the Food Rum and Wine festival, which is the largest food festival in the Caribbean. He also served as a performer and with his full backing band “The Energy Band” at the highly Anticipated Fas7Star Hennessy Artistry Concert.
Kirk was then selected for the International Soca Dj Competition held in Trinidad in February where he competed against DJs from around the world and was placed 3rd.
He has already Hosted the biggest events for the year 2016. Including but not limited to Chum Fm 2016 with Dnce, Hailee Steinfield and Shaggy, The Festival of Speed at Bushy Park with Lewis Hamilton, Socatogy with Dj Barrie Hype, The One Love Concert with Machel Montano, The Prime Minister’s Crop Over Reception, Reunion 246 with Spice & Company, Rpb, Grynner and the Troubadours.
His eyes are now set on building his listenership at Capital Media HD and expanding his brand as DJ and Host across the globe. He is well on the road to becoming the most Visible Male Artist not only in Barbados but to the Caribbean diaspora as well.