Barbados’ DJ Puffy has won the Redbull Thre3style World DJ Championships in Santiago, Chile.
On Thursday Andre ‘DJ Puffy’ Parris, made history when he became the first Barbadian to advance to the finals of the competition.
Several of his fans took to social media to offer congratulations, among them the Faculty of Social Sciences of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies, which tweeted: “HUGE Congratulations to Barbados’ DJ Puffy as he is the 2016 Red Bull WORLD DJ 3style champion. A first for Barbados and the Caribbean.”
Another user, with the twitter handle @SocaPassion, tweeted “Caribbean people stand up. @DEEJAYPUFFY did it for not just himself, not just Barbados but entire Caribbean.”
Before the finals Puffy tweeted to his 9,413 followers: “Thanks so much for the support guys. Almost game time. I really just wanna go out there and have fun again. Anything else is bonus. Love you guys.”