Born in 1980 and growing up in Cairo, Sherif El Seyoufi aka DJ Cheetos recognized his great passion for music at an early age and started exposing himself to a large variety of genres, widening his perspectives and nurturing his knowledge of music. He soon knew that this wasn’t simply a hobby, but something that he wanted to pursue professionally. Wanting to combine the different types of melodies and beats that stimulate his senses and come up with his own unique style, he started deejaying at the age of 18. In his mind, his primary goal was to give the city a fresh outlook on the music he grew to love.
Strongly believing that success in his profession is achieved through constant exposure, he never stops exploring and working on new sounds and beats. Mixing side-by-side with some of the most prominent DJs worldwide such as Roger Sanchez, Satoshi Tomiie, Sander Kleinenberg, John OO Fleming, Tarkan,V-Sag,Snake Sedrick and Funkagenda .
Many of his sets have been aired on Local and international radio station.
DJ Cheetos is always seeking more knowledge and experience. To further address his perseverance; he competed in Egypt’s very first deejaying competition (Thirst DJ Competition) and came in second.
DJ Cheetos’s presence is very well noted within his fans as he has well established his own vibe at some of Cairo’s high end clubs where he regularly deejays such as Club Space, T.G.I Friday’s, Latex, BassX and Bling Bling. He is also a well appreciated guest in several events and clubs such as White, Bam_boo, Bliss, Bora Bora, Essential Club, Rive Gauche, Summer Moon (Agami) and Pacha (Egypt).
His fans are his drive, as he persistently seeks variety and chances for improvement within his work to keep them satisfied on the dance floor. In effect, they always keep coming back expecting to get elevated as always into a state of euphoria and those who get the chance to enjoy his music for the first time become addicted.