After putting on a small party for close friends which had everyone in awe of his new found talent, it was time for DJ Will K to start his journey into the music industry. Word quickly got out about DJ Will K’s new found talent and the gig requests were coming in quicker than he could handle the enquiries. Releasing his first song on soundcloud soon followed, titled “Into The Night” the track went went viral and caught the attention of such artists as Thomas Gold, Morgan Page, John Dahlback, Angger Dimas & Cristian Marchi to name a few. With play and download rates skyrocketing, “Into The Night” continued to make waves across numerous blogging and dj resource websites around the world.
With all this new found confidence and success Will K embraced new idols in his scene with the likes of Swedish House Mafia, Avicii, Hardwell, Hook N Sling, and Alesso were to become Will K’s benchmarks and guidance for all future works and aspirations. The next few months saw Will K playing for many of the biggest underage dance parties / festivals in Melbourne and entering and winning many DJ competitions but there was one that would change his career dramatically. After being announced the winner of the DJ Competition by the judges from the Goodlife festival 2011, which is only the biggest underage festival in Australia, seeing over 15,000 kids, Will K was awarded with 3 year deal playing main stage at all the goodlife festivals that are to take place in the future. Did we forget to mention the fact that Will K had achieved all this at the age of 13?
Will K was now a name that was being brought up by many in the music industry as doors were opening up at a phenomenal rate, his fan base was on the rise as well as guest radio spots with such artists as Steve Aoki, Ian Carey, Wynter Gordan, TV Rock, Havanna Brown, Static Revenger, Bombs Away, Ashley Roberts (Pussy Cat Dolls) Fabian Gray just to name a few once again. This year Will K has also been confirmd in the line up at Jump Off 2011 Melbourne & Sydney alongside Boyz, Iyaz, Stan Walker, Justice Crew, Tydi + more! His ultimate dream of one day playing at such festivals as Tommorowland, Stereosonic, Future Music Festival and perhaps even gain residencies in the most iconic clubs in Pacha Ibiza and Miami are to be taken very seriously. Will K’s most crowning achievements are still yet to be written as we must take into consideration that we are still talking about someone who has achieved such incredible success atthe incredibly young age of 15! Stay tuned for what will be withoutdoubt one of the greatest DJ/Producers the world will ever see….