DJ Aqeel, an artist who's redefined the term DJ/ Producer. He is the most sought after Indian DJ and has played in more countries that most people can name. The last decade has seen a rise of this talented remixer like a phoenix with unparalleled body of work being any creative mans envy. A competitive spirit and world class skills with an infectious charm and friendliness sees this entertainer right on top.
From being the proprietor of India’s biggest super club “ Poison ” to the also spear heading another swanky watering hole by the name of Bling @ The Leela Kempinski, he is rocking the dance floors internationally week in and out.
Aqeel’s work embodies the most popular and the highest selling albums/tracks world wide with foot stomping videos to complete the picture. He is a relentless force at nearly at top dance venues around the globe. His 8 albums have sold over a million copies and some of his tracks have been featured on various compilations
Internationally he has taken matters into hand to create India’s first and foremost professional entertainment company that is a haven for aspiring DJs/Artists: The Future DJ Academy & Future Vision ; a futuristic attempt at handling talent the right way.
Aqeel keeps raising a storm with a dedicated effort at making music a better world with his stupendous venture POWERPLAY Music which looks at featuring productions worthy of gold and, renowned artists and future talent all under one banner.
Aqeel’s latest venture ‘ Hype ’ is India’s first luxury nightclub presenting the finest entertainment and redefining standards of lifestyle clubbing.
DJ Aqeel, India’s top notch DJ/ Producer & Business Honcho along with DJ Assad, International Celebrity DJ/Producer presents the country’s first luxury nightclub to all the party passionate people. This hedonistic top of the line entertainment venue is another jewel in India’s Number 1 entertainer’s crown.
Aqeel & Assad have pulled out no stops to create an eden of entertainment and an odyssey into a club that’s bigger, brighter & louder! Hype is a show stopper that features the top international DJs, performers and artists.
Hype is India’s first lifestyle party destination and not just another nightclub, presenting the world’s finest entertainment redefining standards of luxury and clubbing. The look and feel is a customised luxury den of state of the art sound, lighting and décor.
India is boasting of this luxurious venue at Mumbai & New Delhi at posh, cosmopolitan neighbourhoods. Expansion will look at the luxury brand traveling to international shores such as Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong and London.
This lifestyle destination has more to offer: Personalised Table & European Style Bottle Service, Flair Bartenders, International Female Hostesses, Cocktail Bars, Super Premium Spirits & Champagne Lists. Private booths, Luxury merchandise, International dancers and Visual artists.
A packed event schedule will see the who’s who of international artists lined up in the party calendar; tie-ups with overseas dance brands makes this club an exciting agenda in its history of entertainment. Nightlife has never been brighter and exciting to the maximum with Hype, bringing to clubbers unparalleled fun put forth on a mammoth scale.
Hype is the next luxurious lifestyle entertainment brand for your mind, body and senses. Hype is also a member of world's finest clubs and is the only Indian nightclub to be a part of the network.
POISON packed a roguish punch as the top super club in India. The brainchild of Aqeel, who enjoys super star status as one of the celebrated DJ/Producers in the industry of music & entertainment in India, made Poison a force to reckon with.
A party destination frequented by the elite, to the bold and the beautiful on to the young and the restless. Poison has hosted nights of clubbing goodness with quality dance music, artists/ DJS worthy of gold, themes and concepts untouched, with ease and style
A worthy list made up of some of the worlds most renowned Djs at this super club with super sets are still talked about in hushed tones of wonderment. The heavy weights of dance music to have performed have included Armin Van Buuren, Dave Seaman, Nick Warren, Paul Van Dyk, Tall Paul, Judge Jules, Gareth Emery, John 00 Fleming, Richard Durand and many more worthy dance headliners.
Poison’s first venue was in at the uber cool posh area of Bandra, boasted of 10,000 square feet of clubbing bliss, in the heart of the city. Shortly the Hyderabad Poison followed which was in instant success that featured 15,000 sqaure feet on the top floor of a high rise building with magnificent views of the city. Later Poison got its feet wet at Candolim beach in Goa
Having won the distinction of the “Best Nightclub Award” for 2 years in a row, seals the venue as a dance haven, forever.
POISON: Experience the other side!!
Bling (Private Nightclub) 2007-2010 BLING @ The Leela Hotel is a destination, for those in search of ultimate clubbing experience. Indulgence can ba a virtue, especially when carved out with style. At Mumbai's ONLY upscale nightclub, BLING@The Leela, there will be both - a sense of style, and a dash of decadence. We know you and we know world-class evening entertainment. We are aware that you revel in luxury.appreciate the finest service and savour international cocktails. BLING@The Leela is over 4,000 square feet of elegance and exclusivity.This spectacular nightclub with its state-of-the-art decor has swanky bars that serve an exotic array of cocktails and select wines from the world over, along with a wide range of international music selection.
Management /Events - 2009 onwards Future Vision :- A DJ, Artist, Event Booking & Management Agency Future Vision ( F.V.) was founded and established by DJ Aqeel, DJ Assad & Tarun Makhijani, We at F.V. give DJ, Artist & Event Management a more professional approach - the approach that it needs and was lacking in the business for years. Having opened up the Indian market further for top international DJs & Artists, we are one of the leading companies that did more than 100 club shows in 2010 with approximately 25 international DJs, Artists and more than 25 Indian DJs. Some of our the International Artists we booked and toured have been INTERNATIONAL MALE ARTISTS ROGER SANCHEZ (u.s) EDWARD MAYA (romania) JEROME ISMA AE (germany) AKON & BENNY D (us) ALEX GAUDINO (italia) AKCENT (romania) FRAGMA (germany) YAHEL ( israel ) FATMAN SCOOP (u.s) NICOLA FASANO Pitbulls official composer and dj (italia) RAGHAV MATHUR ( cannada) DAVY DIAMOND ( u.k ) DJ MOUSS (france) DJ SHANE ( u.k. ) DJ HENRY ( u.k. ) INTERNATIONAL FEMALE ARTISTS DINKA( swiss ) TATANA ( swiss ) LAUREN POPE (u.k.) KELLIE ACERMAN (u.k.) MISS PINK (u.k.) CHARLOTTE DEVANEY (u.k.) HERA SELINA ( Austria )
Future Vision Also Co- ordinates International & Indian Celebrities. TV Celebs - for appearances / shows etc. Dancers - International & Indian Female dancers Anchors Stand-up Comedians International & Bollywood Singers Decor/Production for Weddings & Planning. For a complete listing & posters of past events , visit http://www.facebook.com/pages/Future-Vision/165142476851020?v=photos#!/album.php?aid=33735&id=165142476851020
Future DJ (2009 Onwards)
World Class DJ's Aqeel and Assad are now sharing their international experiences by giving you the opportunity to rise up to the challenge of becoming the next 'Future DJ'.
This in-depth course will offer world-class training by providing the technical know-how as well as practical knowledge of how to become a successful DJ.
With state of the art facilities and latest equipment, you will now have the opportunity to learn and play with the best DJs in the world. At the end of each program, the best pupil will get the chance to intern with us.
“ By training the DJ's from scratch and giving them an encompassing experience with this program, we are hoping to achieve the right skill sets that are demanded by the fast growing and competitive market of music and entertainment. Together we hope to explore new talent in order to meet international standards in our goal to produce the world's finest DJ's.”
DJ Aqeel & Assad
Powerplay Music India’s first DJ owned record label established in 2005. Powerplay released 2 compilations CDs and signed the best Indian talent that produced and remixed tracks for the albums. Powerplay also produced 4 music videos for the albums that were aired on all the leading TV and radio stations. Powerplay Online India’s first online music store giving DJs & Producers a platform to showcase their work internationally. Powerplay hosts the tracks on the website where potential customers can listen to them and buy them if they please. Having signed up with one of the biggest record companies in India, Powerplay now has access to their entire back catalogue, which will be remixed and released out commercially by the website . Powerplay has currently signed 20 artists who are currently remixing & producing content that will be released when the portal goes online in mid 2011
Farah Ali Khan (wife)
About The Designer
Farah Khan-Ali is a renowned Jewellery designer and gemologist who’s foray the jewellery line was purely by chance when she decided to do a course in Gemology at the renowned Gemological Institute of America in Santa Monica, California in 1992. She graduated at the top of her class .
Having designed for some of the top Bollywood celebrities and people from India's foremost business families, she insists on being a perfectionist who loves to please herself first so that so that she can eventually please her clients. She admits that she has to do everything well so that it all comes together eventually.
With 18 years of focus and experience in this field, she still feels like a creatively inclined soul who happened to come into Jewellery Designing by chance, only to discover that she was born for it.
” Lion Clubs” Award for Best jewellery Designer of the year
“ Retail Jewellers Award” for Most Innovative jewellery 2010.
“ Great Women’s Achievement Award” for her contribution in the field of Jewellery February 2011.
Hrithik Roshan (brother-in-law)
Hrithik Roshan is the TOP Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films.
After having appeared in films as a child actor in the 1980s, Roshan made his film debut in a leading role in Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000) for which Roshan earned his Filmfare Awards for Best Actor and Best Male Debut. In 2001, he went on to appear in the melodrama Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham..., which became India's highest-grossing film in the overseas market and his biggest commercial success to date. He starred in the commercially successful Koi... Mil Gayaand its sequel Krrish, both of which won him numerous Best Actor awards.
Roshan received his third Filmfare Award for Best Actor in 2006 for his performance in the action film Dhoom 2. He later received critical acclaim for his performance in Jodhaa Akbar, for which he received his first international award at the Golden Minbar International Film Festival.
These accomplishments have established him as a leading contemporary actor of Hindi cinema.
Sanjay Khan (Father-in-law)
Sanjay Khan , a veteran bollywood superstar entered the silver screen during 1964 with a brief appearance in Haqeeqat, and then officially launched his career with the blockbuster 'Dosti' during 1964 leading to the birth of Sanjay Khan.
Sanjay went on to act in over 30 movies, most of them are well known and are popular even today. His career spanned from 1964 and went on 1986. Apart from being a successful actor, he has also involved in script writing, producing & directing.
He moved into starring in and directing television series. In 1990 he starred and directed the Indian TV series The Sword of Tipu Sultan. He also directed the "The Great Maratha" and in the late 90s he directed the Jai Hanuman (1997–2000). In the new millennium, he directed a mini series called Maha Kavya Mahabharat and a movie called Maryada Purushottam (2005).
He also set up one of the best 5 star hotel’s and spa in his hometown “Bangalore” called the Golden Palms.
Feroz Khan Feroz Khan (Uncle) was an Indian Actor, Film editor, Producer and Director in the Hindi film industry. For his flamboyant style, with cowboyish swagger and cigar toting persona which revolutionised the style quotient of the otherwise conventional Bollywood hero. He appeared in over 50 films in the 1970s and 1980s, and became one of India's best-loved heroes with his role in the 1980 hit film Qurbani, which he also directed, he followed it with by directing successful films like Dayavan (1988) and Janbaaz (1986). He won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Aadmi Aur Insaan in 1970, and was honoured with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2000
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Chairman & Managing Director - Aqeel Ali Director - Assad Namazi FAFA Hospitality Private Limited, 817, Crystal Paradise the mall, Veera desai road, Andheri west, Mumbai 53 Website - www.hypetheclub.com