|Genres||deephouse, jazz, soul, world|
Raw power and pure love can best describe Ugandan born Jenifa Mayanja's aesthetic as a dj, music artist and educator. Deeply entrenched in the underground deep house music scene for more than 25 years since the early 90's, Jenifa Mayanja staked her claim in New York and paid her dues the old fashioned way. Ms. Mayanja's profile has maintained throughout the course of her career, a coveted underground buzz earning her a revered place in the house community and a reputation for being an innovative, fearless and respected musical ambassador for house music culture and for women in the music business. While other djs value quantity, Jenifa Mayanja's DJ ethos is about introduction & preservation of house music culture, while injecting love back into the game. She has played multiple times at Panorama Bar, Fabric London, Output/Panther Room NYC, Tresor along with appearances at the legendary Rex Club, Elsewhere, Lux, Djoon and beloved events like "Freerotation", "Horse Meat Disco", and as a resident of newly minted top 10 boutique festival "Kala Festival". As a label owner, Jenifa is the creator of Bumako Recordings label started in 2007 which introduced the world to Jenifa's signature naturalistic deep house sound. Jenifa Mayanja also co-owns EDJ Records and Sound Warrior Records the label dedicated exclusively to releasing music by other women producers.