KWAME SAFO • PRS FOUNDATION
PANEL TOPICS – LEVEL UP - FUNDING AND INVESTMENT FOR EMERGING LABELS & ARTISTS
Kwame Safo (also known as the DJ Funk Butcher) has over 15 years’ experience as a DJ, music producer and label owner with Houseology. As well as his records, releases and live shows, he has presented radio shows on Rinse FM, Kiss FM and Deja Vu FM. His Houseology 101 show has been running since 2007.
Safo was lead tutor for Capital Xtra’s Musical Potential project in 2012 and a consultant and ambassador for the London Night Czar Amy Lamé’s Sounds Like London initiative in 2018.
In 2020, Kwame took on the position of guest editor for Mixmag under the Blackout Mixmag header and tied together over 19 different features addressing systemic racism and the amplification of Black contributors.