Reach Records Dj / Producer
Nelson Chu a.k.a DJ Official was born in the Bronx, NY. He lived in Brooklyn for his early childhood, then moved to Amityville, Long Island in his later years. He most recently resided in Philadelphia, PA.
He was the husband to Teresa Chu and father of 2 beautiful daughters Isabella and Sophia. He made music professionally for a about 15 years.
Official started DJ’ing and Producing for a group called The Cross Movement in 2001 and in 2007 started DJ’ing and Producing for Reach Records.
He was blessed with 3 Dove Awards and a Grammy Award. 2010 he released a compilation titled “Entermission” on Reach Records.
Dj Official traveled around the world doing what he always wanted to do his whole life and that is music. He loved representing Christ in his character and in music and would hope all those that don’t know the joy he felt by being a Christian, would get to know it.
Official retired from music in 2014 because of health complications. In 2010, he was diagnosed with a rare form of bone marrow cancer and struggled with emphysema, which necessitated the double lung transplant. Sadly, he passed away after receiving the double lung transplant.
Rest In Paradise Dj Official and thank you for your work and love!!