Ivor Smith is The Entertainer inside Kool Odyssey Wednesdays 5pm – 9pm and Kool House Party Saturdays 5pm - 9pm.
Q. What is your Birth Sign?
Q. What is your Favourite Colour?
A. I prefer Earth Tones.
Q. What is your Favourite Food?
A. Curried Goat
Q. How did you decide to become a DJ?
A. Wow. How? I’ve been playing music from about 15 years of age with the big sound systems in Jamaica, Plus X, Aggregation and Soul Patrol. Prior to that I used to play music at home. I had a friend named Francis Brown and he was the one who encouraged me. That was when I was a schoolboy.
Q. What do you like best about this Industry?
A. The people you meet and basically the dynamism of the music. It keeps on changing.
Q. Do you have a favourite Genre or Genres of music?
A. Two – reggae and Soul Music
Q. What motivates you to do what you do?
A. The passion for it.
Q. How do you prepare for a show, play out or just a normal day in the studio?
A. What I do is basically mentally prepare myself. There is a mental preparation in terms of the people you’re gonna play for. You have to determine the age group, the genre that would relate to that age group and the era.
Q. Outside of being a DJ, what else do you find interesting?
A. Women. They are God’s gift to men.