Both an acclaimed DJ and Producer, Mark van den Berg (aka Mark Luvdup) started DJing aged 15 in his hometown, Cape Town, South Africa, before arriving in England in the late eighties. Mark was quickly drawn to the Manchester music scene where, fuelled by a love of house, disco and Balearic beats, he began his own club night ‘Luvdup’, which drew clubbers in their thousands and launched him on the first wave of superstar DJs resulting in him being voted number 25 in the world’s best DJs poll by readers of DJ Magazine.
Mark was signed to Warner Brothers by Jonathan Dickens, who went on the manage Adele and mastermind her global success. He produced his own records, working with artists such as Womack and Womack, M.People and The Charlatans amongst many others; earning Pete Tong’s Essential New Tune listing for his debut release and a couple of gold discs for his Fantazia mix compilations.
By the mid noughties, Mark was itching to return to his DJ roots and set about forming Mighty Fine Entertainment, which he has masterminded to become one of the top DJ companies in London and the UK.
Bringing a unique ability to read a crowd, as well as top-notch technical skills to the party, Mark is unrivalled in being able to start and keep a dance floor moving all night whilst adhering to the chosen playlist of his clients. With his calm, reassuring and honest approach coupled with vast world-class experience you can be guaranteed that you are in very safe hands with Mark.
As well as being on of the UK’s top wedding DJs, Mark has also been a judge at The Wedding Industry Awards since 2016 so gets to judge all the very best wedding DJs in the UK.