Born and raised in Hong Kong Ivan Sit a.k.a. Mr. Sit has been a DJ since 1996 in his hometown, holding residencies in theclubs Drop, Landmark Mandarin Hotel – Mo Bar and Celavi. He is notably one of Hong Kong’s top talent and is highly sought after to play for exclusive special events for which he has played for brand names like LV, Nike, Mercedes, Dior, Fendi and Dunhill to name but a few.
His wide variety of styles ranges from deep house, nu-disco, club jazz, broken beat, electronica, deep funk, Motown soul, 70s disco 80s grooves, Cuban Latino, bossa, afro beats, northern soul, rare grooves to old school electro boogie qualifying him to be highly knowledgeable and well cultured as a DJ. As well as the ability to play in a different variety of styles. He is also known for his collaborations with live musicians, performing with percussionists, vocalists, saxophonists and even rappers.
He sites Gilles Peterson, Francois K, Louie Vega, Kenny Dope, Kerri Chandler, Dennis Ferrer, DJ Harvey, David Mancuso, Norman Jay, Joey Negro and Dimitri From Paris as his favourite DJs/producers and has had the good fortuneto have supported Norman Jay, Louie Vega, Greg Wilson, joey Negro, John Morales and DFP in the past. So it comes to no surprise that Ivan has played in most of the well known entertainment establishments of Hong Kong as he is respected and revered as being at the top of his profession.