W Retreat & Spa Maldives welcomes DJ Xeum who takes residency at the retreat for the next three months.
Jetting into the Maldives after touring around the world with W Hotels and most recently at W Sentosa Cove Singapore, Xeum will bring to the Retreat years of DJ experience. Today Xeum is internationally recognized as an eclectic musician, DJ and Music producer from Paris.
After graduating from Versailles and Paris Music conservatory, Xeum took part of the French Air Force brass band which plays in official French ceremonies and gala events. Besides his classical music background Xeum worked with top Hip Hop producer and artists for EMI France as a studio recording artist as well as other international artist such as Michael Canitrot, Oxmo Puccino or Sapho.
In 2005, Xeum left to shanghai and soon after founded and managed multi awarded Shanghai music staple: LOgO. After spending over five years in China, Xeum settled in Singapore where he started his residency at W Sentosa Cove Singapore. Today, he continues to produce music for EMI artists such as Sanne Gottlieb, and reached #9 in French electro charts with his "Refeel Remix EP" out on Berlin Label Leonizer.
Bringing W Hotels passion for music to life at the retreat, Xeum amplifies the W Hotels experience of visitors to W Maldives as he performs electric beats at SIP, the retreat’s sunset lounge and thrice weekly in 15BELOW, the only nightclub in the Maldives located 15 steps below ground.
Additionally, the retreat plays host to weekly W Happenings where new resident DJ Xeum performs; Cuban Nights where guest at the retreat can savor on Cuban tapas whilst relaxing to Cuban beats and sipping on stylish Mojitos at WET Deck. Retreat & Surrender, held every Wednesday evening, allows guests to mix and mingle over signature cocktails whilst lounging on bean bags by the sea as Xeum spins your favorite tunes.