Amadu Baldé known as Deejay Cheikna is a DJ, PRODUCER and owner of the Label PILUM MUSICZ. He was born in Guinea-Bissau and currently lives in Portugal.
After years of career Cheikna is releasing his first album entitled “From Guinea-Bissau to the world”.
As a proud Guinean , he couldn’t chose the best place to share this moment and work with his fans. The event will take place on 1, March 2019 in Bissau at Lenox and will have especial guests such as Binham , Diima , Cotche T and many more artists.
Since young Amadu started to appreciate music , following his mum steps who used to work at the radio in Guinea-Bissau , Cheikna started to see his gaining momentum and recognition in the African night clubs. From there, it was spreading its expertise, north of technique to southern Portugal with musical styles such as Kizomba”, ”Zouk”, ”Gumbe”, ”décalé”, ”Kuduro” among many others. -2014, he released an original song ”Badjuda Chula” ft. MaxPoss and Tino Trimo.
However, the African nights undergoes a shift with domain style Afro House, where he had come to discover and fall in love with the styles soulful, african DEEP HOUSE and AFRICAN HOUSE; these styles he released mix’s these styles he launched in mix’s that have thousands of plays on social networks and online radios in Europe. -2015, he sees his original music, together with Joss Dee, ranks third in the category of Deep House by the ”Club DJ Portugal” in the contract best songs of the national production, TOP CHART on TRAXSOURCE -2016 released EP ”CALL OF THE ANCIENTS” by Open Bar Music Label on Traxsource, also Charted…. 2016/17- Released by Spunk Record ”TRAVELLER” and ”SAUDADES TUAS” by AFRO REBEL MUSIC.
In 2018 he was at top 60 best Dj/ Producers in Portugal a recognition from CLUBDJPORTUGAL.
In an interview for Roots Magazine in 2017 , Cheikna mentioned :
“The most difficult time during my career was feeling that sometimes people don’t support you , and that can make you want to give up on your dreams “
Cheikna has arrived in Guinea-Bissau where his fans received him at the airport with a lot of appreciation.