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DJ Rudes is a DJ, Promoter & Sound Man from Derby, now living in Nottingham. He specialising in Dancehall, RnB, HipHop, UK, Reggae, House, Bassline, Garage & Drum &Bass. His Sound System and Promotions goes under the name of Rude Sound.

DJ Rudes started DJing at the age of 8 (18 years ago) following in the footsteps of his father, Russell Davison, who ran a very successful worldwide house club night called Progress.


DJ Rudes, as well as having many residencies at bars and clubs in Derby and Nottingham, has played at hundreds of events nationally and has also had DJ work internationally. Over his 18 years of DJing he has gained a lot of experience is reading the crowd and keeping them raving throughout the night. He always receives positive feedback after his sets from the promoters / club owners / crowd and gets a lot of repeat bookings.


DJ Rudes has been involved in Radio for the past 10 years, presenting his own shows on various community radio stations and internet radio stations. He now does weekly Facebook Live Shows To Thousands Of Viewers. 


DJ Rudes has been promoting events for over 13 years which gives an added value to promoters booking him as he is very experienced in pushing events and has a big following and network of people particularly  in Derby & Nottingham


DJ Rudes also owns and operates his own soundsystem called Rude Sound which is also available for bookings. His soundsystem is very big and powerful (25k – 25,000 watts) and is more than capable of doing large events both indoor & outdoor. Staar Sound System has been repeatedly book for both Derby & Nottingham’s Caribbean Carnivals and for many events throughout the country.

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