Norman Jay

Mainline Music is proud to present the remaining Asian tour dates for an artist who is considered quite simply as DJ royalty - Norman Jay (MBE).

He is arguably one of the finest and most respected deejays in the world today whose talents and
many years of dedicated service to his profession have now seen him rightfully acknowledged by
the highest authority in the land.

On Saturday 15th June 2002, Norman was officially cited in the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Birthday Honours List with the recommendation that he be appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire, an MBE no less, awarded on merit for “deejaying and services to music”. On Tuesday 12th November 2002, Norman was officially invited to attend a royal investiture at Buckingham Palace, London where he was duly invested and presented with the highly coveted MBE medal by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II herself.

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It is indeed the highest civilian honour yet conferred on anyone from the relatively new field of post modern UK club culture and black music – a fitting tribute in recognition of his many outstanding musical achievements and invaluable contributions to the world of popular dance music in a career spanning well over two decades.