Svengali is a dj, producer, musician and club promoter based in Helsinki, Finland. He spins global party music with no genre barriers, his styles include afro house, baile funk, balkan beat, bhangra, bongo flava, dancehall, hiphop, moombahton, party breaks, reggae, soca, basicly any uplifting party music with heavy bass.

Svengali started his dj career under name dj Svengali 1999 playing soul and funk in bars but quickly evolved into dancehall and hiphop juggling party banger. Since the beginning Svengali has played in practically every major city and club in Finland and at some major festivals including Ilosaarirock, World Village, Pacifique, UMF, Funky Elephant & Laba Daba in Latvia among others. He's also had gigs in Stockholm, Copenhagen, Brighton, Berlin, Riga, Saldus & St. Petersburg. He has two radio shows @ Basso 102,8MHZ FM (, Boom Shakalaka and Ghetto Blaster.

Svengali has been promoting club nights and parties since 2001, including one of the longest running club nights in Finland, Ghetto Blaster (2001-2009), outdoor club Kuningassoundi (2008- ) (voted for Best Club 2010 in Funky Awards) which drew over 2000 people/night in 2011 and Boom Shakalaka (2009- ). He's been playing with or supported numerous dj's and live bands including Sany Pitbull, Kelis, Aaron LaCrate, Sean Paul, The Herbaliser Band, Coolio, Babylon Circus, etc. He's also doing live shows as a dj with finnish reggae/dancehall star Nopsajalka and has performed with numerous other artists. Currently he is working with Boom Shakalaka, Nopsajalka and Raggafellas with MC Mad Ice doing gigs and studio production.

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