Boo Williams

Boo Williams

Born​ ​in​ ​Chicago,​ ​Boo​ ​Williams​ ​has​ ​been​ ​a​ ​part​ ​of​ ​Chicago’s​ ​house​ ​music​ ​entourage​ ​since​ ​1981.​ ​When​ ​he
first​ ​stepped​ ​up​ ​to​ ​the​ ​turntables​ ​and​ ​started​ ​djing,​ ​he​ ​was​ ​influenced​ ​by​ ​his​ ​family​ ​who​ ​had​ ​a​ ​big impact​ ​on​ ​his​ ​music​ ​career​ ​today.

Growing​ ​up​ ​as​ ​a​ ​teenager​ ​listening​ ​to​ ​Blues,​ ​Jazz,​ ​Jazz​ ​Fusion,​ ​Disco​ ​and​ ​Jazz​ ​Funk,​ ​artists​ ​like:​ ​Roy​ ​Ayers, Gill​ ​Scott,​ ​Heron,​ ​Minnie​ ​Rippleton,​ ​Chaka​ ​Khan,​ ​Patrick​ ​Adams,​ ​Leroy​ ​Burgess,​ ​George​ ​Duke,​ ​Jeff Lobber,​ ​George​ ​Clinton,​ ​Donald​ ​Bird,​ ​Ronnie​ ​Laws,​ ​BB​ ​King,​ ​Glades​ ​Knight,​ ​and​ ​Etta​ ​James,​ ​this​ ​Inspired Boo​ ​in​ ​the​ ​early​ ​80’s​ ​to​ ​become​ ​a​ ​Dj.​ ​Participating​ ​in​ ​events​ ​and​ ​going​ ​to​ ​parties​ ​listening​ ​to​ ​Lil​ ​Louis, Larry​ ​Heard,​ ​Robert​ ​Owens,​ ​Marshall​ ​Jefferson,​ ​Herb​ ​Kent,​ ​Ron​ ​Hardy,​ ​Farley​ ​Jackmaster​ ​Funk,​ ​Steve​ ​Silk Hurley,​ ​Steve​ ​Poindexter,​ ​WKKC,​ ​and​ ​many​ ​other​ ​great​ ​producers​ ​and​ ​artists​ ​from​ ​Chicago.​ ​This​ ​lead Boo​ ​to​ ​play​ ​at​ ​some​ ​of​ ​Chicago’s​ ​finest​ ​spots​ ​back​ ​then​ ​like;​ ​Mendel​ ​High​ ​School,​ ​Leo​ ​High​ ​School,​ ​The Power​ ​House,​ ​Medusa,​ ​The​ ​Humming​ ​Bird,​ ​Gentle​ ​Persuasion,​ ​AKA’s,​ ​Ascott​ ​Hotel,​ ​The​ ​Bismarck​ ​Hotel, and​ ​The​ ​Congress​ ​Hotel,​ ​just​ ​to​ ​name​ ​a​ ​few.

Later​ ​down​ ​the​ ​line,​ ​He’d​ ​get​ ​together​ ​his​ ​best​ ​friend​ ​and​ ​spiritual​ ​brother​ ​Glenn​ ​Underground.​ ​Who took​ ​him​ ​in​ ​with​ ​open​ ​arms​ ​and​ ​showed​ ​him​ ​how​ ​to​ ​make​ ​music.​ ​And​ ​they​ ​became,​ ​Strictly​ ​Jaz​ ​Unit. Creating​ ​their​ ​own​ ​style​ ​of​ ​music​ ​by​ ​making​ ​and​ ​releasing​ ​some​ ​of​ ​the​ ​best​ ​music​ ​in​ ​our​ ​scene​ ​today. They​ ​own​ ​their​ ​record​ ​label:​ ​Strictly​ ​Jaz​ ​Unit​ ​Muzic​ ​and​ ​Strictly​ ​Jaz​ ​Unit​ ​Extensions,​ ​and​ ​will​ ​continue​ ​to put​ ​out​ ​countless​ ​hits​ ​for​ ​our​ ​music​ ​industry.​ ​As​ ​of​ ​now,​ ​Boo​ ​is​ ​traveling​ ​all​ ​over​ ​the​ ​globe​ ​and​ ​still making​ ​music​ ​and​ ​giving​ ​great​ ​service​ ​to​ ​the​ ​masses.​ ​His​ ​goal​ ​is​ ​to​ ​keep​ ​the​ ​industry​ ​wondering​ ​what’s next​ ​to​ ​come.​ ​P.S​ ​House​ ​Music​ ​will​ ​never​ ​die!!!

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