Dilly is a British musician and multi-genre DJ/Turntablist born in London, based in NYC.
Dilly grew up on a mix of Hip Hop, Grime, UK Garage, Reggae and Afrobeat in the underground London music scene. She moved to NYC in 2018 and immediately connected with East Coast Hip Hop and DJ culture. Since then, she’s represented the Brolic Army DJ Crew and has been growing exponentially as a turntablist and Open-Format DJ.
Dilly has opened up around North America for Hip Hop Icons such as Pete Rock, Diamond D, Rich Medina, Statik Selektah, Evil Dee, Bobbito Garcia and more. Dilly also toured with Da Odd Couple around the USA in 2019 opening up for them at venues ranging from the East to West coast.
Her musicianship on the turntables extends from live performances to creating a variety mixes for virtual events and radio stations worldwide such as Soho Radio, BRealTV and Rock the Bells radio. Dilly is known for curating cross genres sets and has played selections of Hip Hop, Breaks, Funk, Trap, Afrobeat, House, Reggae, Dancehall, Grime, UK Garage, Top 40 and the catch-all ‘Open-Format’ with a underlying focus on the women who have shaped these genres.
Dilly represents the newest generation of Hip Hop DJs. Her musical knowledge, creative mixing style and technical skills are making her one of the fastest rising female DJs in the industry
Dilly is one half of turntable group WHITE CHOCO7ATE with DJ Rob Swift. Their latest mix was aired all weekend on LL Cool J’s Rock the Bells Radio for the #labordaymixdown. The mix was an instant hit and is available for streaming here.
DJ City featured Dilly for her 420 Mix “Stay Home Stay Stoned” and her Valentines Day mix, “Love Knows No Bounds” co-created with DJ Rob Swift. The mixes both soared to the top 10 in the Mixcloud Global charts within the first 24 hours of release.
Dilly has a residency at Interboro NYC. Some of her recent achievements include an exhibition at NAMM convention in Anaheim, California, opening for HARBANGER DJ septet at MIT, Massachusetts and performing live streams set for the BReal.TV x DJ Green Room X Cypress Hill show.