Nate Lopes, also known as NattyHeavy, is one of the most in demand performers in the Lowcountry. As a freelance DJ and event host, NattyHeavy has performed for crowds ranging from a handful of people to a few thousand.
For the past several years, he has served as the Charleston Riverdogs’ “Thirsty Thursday ” DJ and performed at the Snyder Grand Ball, Charleston’s premier annual New Year’s Eve event. Following six years as co-host of WWWZ’s morning radio show, NattyHeavy currently serves as their mixshow DJ with multiple drive time and weekend slots. In 2010, he was presented with a Charleston City Paper Music Award, voted on by the people in the Charleston area. In 2012, he was announced as one of Mind Media Group’s top socialites for his contributions to Charleston social life and community spirit. In March of 2013, NattyHeavy was presented with the coveted “Best Club DJ” award by the Charleston City Paper in their annual “Best Of” issue. He recaptured the award in 2014.
Regarded as one of the best emcees & DJs in the Lowcountry, NattyHeavy is ready to help make your event a success.