Jamie Roya well-known DJ and producer, died recently at the age of 33. Roy’s family announced the news on his Facebook page, writing:
“Jamie passed away the day before yesterday. Jamie was a much loved and accomplished son, brother, cousin and uncle who was loved and respected by his many friends and colleagues in the music world and beyond. We are all really devastated.”
DJ and producer Paul Woolford paid tribute to Roy on social media, adding, “there was no one like him.” The article continued:
“One in eight billion. He lit up every room he entered. A very remarkable person. It’s hard to believe. Say it is not so…”
Jamie’s funeral details are still being worked out.
The Death of Jamie Roy
Jamie Roy’s death was confirmed in an official announcement by his family. However, his cause of death was not stated at the time and no information is available as to whether he died in a hospital or at home. Roy may have had health issues for some time, but no details are known about that at this time.
All about Jamie Roy
Jamie Roy was a DJ and music celebrity from Scotland. He has performed at a number of festivals and with bands. Patrick Topping’s Trick and Repopulate Mars, Kaluki Music and Lost Audio, Ultra, Toolroom and others are among his best albums. Roy was a well-known person in the music business. At a young age, the native of Ibiza, Spain made his debut as a musician and DJ. Roy was also a well-known figure on social media, with a sizable following in Ibiza. He gained fame as a DJ after performing at Nic Fanciulli’s Dance or Die concerts in Ushuaia.
Roy regularly spent his early years in Glasgow. He then spent the next six summers in Ibiza, building an extensive network. His innate talents on the turntables landed him a spot on Steve Lawler’s Viva Warriors night. Roy went on to play at various events including Pacha Ibiza, Snowbombing Festival, Ministry of Sound and others.
Roy was a prominent producer who released songs on well-known labels including Repopulate Mars, Criminal Hype, Kaluki, Under No Illusion and others. He announced the release of his song Let Us Sing a few days before his death, claiming he can’t wait for his followers to hear it.
People paid respect to him on Twitter.
Jamie Roy has become a well-known figure in the music business over the years. As word of his death spread, Twitter was flooded with tribute. Below are some of the tributes.
@jamieroyuk such a huge loss. Truly one of the nicest, most down to earth and approachable people I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. An incredible producer who will be missed by the entire industry. RIP Jamie Roy ️ pic.twitter.com/WRbCPJKkZ3
— Nathan Hall (@NathanHall90) September 21, 2022
So terrible to hear when one of our communities is no longer with us. RIP DJ Jamie Roy. Love, sympathy and blessings to Jamie’s family. ️
— Judge Jules (@RealJudgeJules) September 21, 2022