Biography & profile of DJ Wayward

DJ Wayward; the wonder mixer of Lagos and its boisterous cities.
Full name

Adeyemi Ayobami Solomon

Stage name

Dj Wayward

Also known as


Born in


State of origin

Oyo State


Disc jockey


Afrobeats, Amapiano & Electronic Music

Musical influences

Dj Kaywise, Wizkid & DJ Spinall


Wayward has released mini projects that are solely several mixtapes that fuse Amapiano with Afrobeats to spur his audience to dance. His latest is The Wayward Mixtape:



Years active

2015 till date

Producers and artistes associated with



The wheels of steel, mic & mixer

DJ Wayward

Wayward is a Nigerian DJ who picked interest in the disc jockey art in 2013 in a place called Ayobo, in Lagos State. He began to mix gradually with the Virtual DJ software on his computer system.

After sometime, he got the opportunity to learn properly from a more senior colleague (DJ Jaywon) in the DJ profession. To further gain mastery and expertise of the art, he enrolled under DJ Kaywise’s academy before beginning his career properly as a professional disc jockey on a high note.

DJ Wayward has played at different highly rated events across Lagos and its neighborhood.


DJ Wayward schooled and grew up in Yaba axis of Lagos State. The disc jockey has also moved from one part of Lagos to the other since he became an adult pursuing a career in the art of disc jockey.

So far in his almost a decade career, the DJ has brought up a number of DJs through teachings and mentorship. Wayward, with his skill and intelligence, is one of the DJs making wonders with Afrobeats and the Amapiano sound across Lagos and its suburbs.

Sam George Mac is a music journalist known for the reviews of several music albums and songs. He is a singer and songwriter of Afrobeats, Dancehall, Highlife and RnB with the stage name SGM — a graduate of Mass Communication from The West African Union University, Cotonou.

3 thoughts on “Biography & profile of DJ Wayward

  1. A very talented and humble personality. His looks doesn’t give his DJ career away at first sight ( No dreadlocks, tattoo or those funny hair styles), just simple and very generous.
    Keep up the good work DJ wayward.

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