[FLEET FEATURE] DJ DIAMOND D
This week I chop it up with one of the funniest! DJ’s I know CT Fleet DJs own Dj Diamond D.
SOM: Hey Diamond tell me a little about yourself how did you get your stage name, where are you from, etc?
DJ: I am born and raised in New Haven, CT My stripper stage name is Black Fruit Punch, my DJ name is DJ Diamond D.
SOM: Why did you decide to become a DJ/ Artist/ Entertainer?
DJ: Started out as a rapper in 78 after hearing rappers delight, started spinning records in 80/81. After hearing Grandmaster Flash, Disco Twins, Grand Wizard Theodore, Reggie Reg, DJ Joey D decided to spin records. Became a stripper last year, lol
SOM: Who and/or what motivates you?
DJ: My mother (RIP), grandmother (RIP), my wife of 25 years, my 5 sons, the great people of New Haven and I am a fan of ALL DJ’S!
SOM: What would you say is your biggest accomplishment to date?
DJ: On NON DJ accomplishment, marriage, being a dad, graduating the police academy. Being a POSITIVE ROLE MODEL working with CHILDREN for 31 Years. As a DJ my major accomplishment is just being relevant since 1981, being successful in radio, joining Fleet DJ’s, AGAIN JUST BEING RELEVANT IN 2017!!
SOM: What projects are you currently working on?
DJ: My Fleet radio show!
SOM: What changes would you like to see made in the music/entertainment industry?
DJ: WACK RAPPERS, VIOLENCE IN RAP, DJ’S BEING RESPECTED AGAIN!
SOM: What makes you different or sets you apart?
DJ: My personality, humor and I am versatile.
SOM: What crews, company’s are you a part of why did you join the Fleet DJs?
DJ: CT FLEET DJ’S, FLEET DJ’S
SOM: What type of equipment do you use, what other skills/talent do you have?
DJ: 1200’S, Pioneer DDJ SX2
SOM: What do you do in your free time? Any Hobbies?
DJ: WORK, WORK, WORK. As far as hobbies go, I am into Jai-Alai, guns, computers, surfing the web.
SOM: Anything else you want to add/ Any Shoutouts? What’s your Social Media?
DJ: FB DIAMOND BLACKLOVE POWELL\ FB/INSTAGRAM FLEETDJ DIAMOND D
Thanks, Diamond! and make sure y’all check out my interview with him on NiaBoom.com it’s a goooood one.