DJ and producer Jean is one of the most famous Dutch DJs. He was born on May 7, 1968, in Veenendaal. He performed in more than 20 countries. Jean makes it his goal to perform in as many clubs, festivals, and events as possible. His popularity doesn’t allow him to live without a tough performing schedules.
The unforgettable parties ID&T Sensations, Innercity and Dance Valley in the Netherlands collected more than 40,000 people. They all came to listen to DJ Jean, who was creating truly unforgettable music.
DJ Jean (real name Jan Engelaar) began his career when he was just 20 years old. Back in 1988, he was a hip-hop disc jockey.
DJ Jean won several Dutch DJ championships by beating scratch and hip-hop DJs. In the beginning of the 1990’s, Jean changed his style from hip-hop to clubhouse and became the leading resident of the legendary IT club in Amsterdam. Jean has 6 Best DK Awards and was nominated for 15 Silver Star Dance Awards in the UK, TMF, and Basic Groove Dutch Dance Awards.