Shaina Windsor, known as “DJ Lady Shay,” recently joined the Soundwave team as the company’s first female DJ. She has an unparalleled reputation in Tampa / Clearwater and now we are thrilled to bring her DJ talent back in Orlando with Soundwave Entertainment.
DJ Lady Shay has overcome the barriers of a male dominated profession and become a driving force that is spearheading a new chapter for female DJs. Soundwave Entertainment is thrilled to add her amazing talent to our Orlando DJ team.
DJ Lady Shay is a Mix/Blend Turntablist DJ, not a button pusher. She understands the true art of mixing and is incredible to watch, and hear, as she spins on turntables. Her music repertoire spans disco to current pop, hip hop, dancehall, calypso and soca. She has an incredible presence on the microphone as a professional MC.
DJ Lady Shay was born and raised in Delray Beach, FL, from Jamaican parents. Her music talents are deeply rooted to her father who was a well-respected house DJ who drew popularity in the Jamaican house party scene.
DJ Lady Shay graduated from the University of Central Florida. While in Orlando, she was a recipient of the industry’s most coveted internships at Orlando’s premiere radio stations, 102 Jams and Power 95.3, where she served as radio promotions and DJ. She was a frequent DJ at Orlando’s clubs from 2006 – 2011 at Firestone, Tabu, and Element, and Orlando Magic pre-game events.
In 2011, DJ Lady Shay moved to Tampa where she has really made a name for herself and gained quite a following on the corporate and convention side, schools, and club scene. She was a resident DJ at TGI Fridays in New Tampa, Club Applebees near USF, and at summer pool parties at Island Walk Apartments. She also worked popular clubs in Ybor City such as Gaspar’s Grotto, Double Decker, and Tequilas Ybor.
Currently DJ Lady Shay is a resident DJ at MacDinton’s Soho & Jamminz Beach Bar in Clearwater. Additionally, DJ Lady Shay has become an annual DJ of choice for department stores Macy’s and Dillards for their special events.
She is also a Preferred Wedding DJ and entertainer for The Don Cesar, Grand Plaza, Old McMickey’s Farm, and Hilton St Petersburg. She has provided wedding entertainment in the Orlando market at Bella Collina, Rosen Plaza and many others.
She has dee jayed for grade schools in Tampa & Orlando, such as: University High School, Freedom High School, Hillsborough High School, Newsome High School, Brooks DeBartolo High School, to name a few.
DJ Lady Shay has opened for Grammy Award Winning artist Mary J Blige. Her corporate clients include Ford, Nike, Under Armour, Adidas, Victoria Secret, Macys, Dillards, Ashley Stewart and Sprite.
Check out DJ Lady Shay on SoundCloud ~ Keep in mind that these mixes are from some of her club gigs and special mixes created in DJ Lady Shay’s studio. These are designed to show the level of her mixing expertise and repetoire of music and not what would be typically played for discerning weddings.