Arii Jade is a Venezuelan born DJ, songwriter, pianist & fashion blogger based in Auckland, New Zealand
Combining a mixture of eclectic multi-genre sounds into her sets, she has played at some of the biggest clubs/parties all across the whole New Zealand, Australia & the Pacific Islands. Her debut double drop single(s) ‘Now You’re Gone’ & ‘Now You’re Gone (Remix)’ are available NOW on all platforms for purchase and streaming.
Arii Jade is an open format touring DJ, who loves playing a variety of genres – from a festival house music set to a more upmarket private event. Combining a mixture of House/Hiphop/Funk/Disco/DnB/Trap/Dance into different sets. Alongside her music, Arii concentrates a lot on expressing her personality through her sense of fashion. She has been named the ‘purple haired mermaid’ using her extravagant style to pair with the events she attends and performs at.
“It’s how I like to express myself, no matter what anyone else thinks, to advocate being a woman in the industry chasing her goals.”
She attended performing arts school at age 11, and that’s where she learned piano, guitar and vocals, which she continued to purse and lead her to writing her own music alongside getting into DJing.
Arii has spent the last couple of years building her brand across New Zealand, and in 2016 she began to expand the horizons – being flown to the Pacific islands to perform for Coca-Cola NZ in Fiji, then shortly returning to play a show in Nadi’s waterfront for New Years Eve across the next few consecutive years. From then on she has toured the New Zealand doing regular shows in Auckland, Hamilton, Queenstown, Hawkes Bay, Tauranga, Christchurch & Dunedin as well as multiple George FM Springbreak sets.
Arii Jade has had the pleasure of performing alongside many incredible artists, supporting UK record producer EXAMPLE & Australian DJ/Producer Hot Dub Time Machine on their latest NZ tours. She also plays alongside NZ artists such as Sons of Zion, Che Fu, Kings, Boh Runga, Stan Walker, to name a few. She also concentrates on doing a lot of DJ work with PR companies & big clients for the most prestigious brands such as TVNZ (Television New Zealand Limited), Coca-Cola NZ, Vodafone, JBL NZ, Benefit Cosmetics, Samsung, George FM, Monster Energy, Bombay Sapphire, Spark, Harcourts, L’Oreal, Maybelline, SX Open, GHD, NYX cosmetics, Mecca Maxima, Dr Martens, Volvo Ocean Race, Beauty EQ, Crypto NZ, – and many charity galas. She also recently worked with the Royal New Zealand Airforce, flying across bases to perform.
Aside from touring – Arii Jade maintains many current residencies in her hometown of Auckland, New Zealand – which include Reign and Pour, The Roxy Nightclub, Saturday’s Britomart, Everybody’s, Longroom, Parasol and Swing, Dr Rudi’s, Soul Bar, Revelry Bar, Shy Guy just to name a few.