Episode 22

Published on:

8th Jun 2022

S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk - Episode 22 - DJ Flash"The Party General"


The party cannot start without the DJ. This week’s guest on S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk is none other than FLASH  - The Party General. In his conversation with host J Haleem, they discuss his music & entertainment roots, lessons learned from being a DJ, and which song he would choose as his theme song. This week’s episode should leave you singing, “Hey Mr. DJ…” 


1:20 - J Haleem welcomes Flash to the show

2:57 - Flash shares a quote that has guided his hustle. “Keep grinding until you don’t have to introduce yourself.” Jay-Z

4:33 - NY State of Mind

7:47 - Flash speaks on the importance of being a giver

11:07 - Where the name “Flash” came from?

16:20 - Flash speaks on entertainment and entertaining and it being in his family. Belizean roots

19:00 - The beginnings of being a DJ and emceeing for Busta Rhymes and other artists

22:30 - Choosing the name “The Party General”

23:22 - Biggest misconception of being a DJ

27:46 - Flash speaks on lessons learned from being a DJ 

32:09 - The importance of loving what you do

33:42 - Best era of music: 80s/90s  

36:03 - Flash speaks on what S.T.A.R.V.E. means to him

40:47 - Flash speaks on what his personal theme song would be

44:00 - Flash gives J Haleem his flowers

47:00 - J Haleem speaks on his creative direction for S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk

50:30 - J Haleem thanks Flash for being on the show


Website: https://djthepartygeneral.com

IG: @thepartygeneral 

Twitter: @thepartygeneral  

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About the Podcast

S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk (Stand Tall And Reclaim Victory Everyday)
This podcast shares tips, thoughts, and ideas on how to build and successful platform by overcoming challenges and going from Surviving to thriving. Featured guests have overcome struggles and built a career or business by Standing Tall A Reclaiming Victory Everyday.

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About your host

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J Haleem Washington

J Haleem went from working for $8.00 an hour at the Hampton Inn, to earning 6 figures as a Commercial Photographer in just a few years. He was able to accomplish all this while being a convicted felon. While working for $8.00 an hour he developed his mantra #I Won’t Starve which was the catalyst for him to leave his job after only one year. Over his career, he’s been able to work with international brands like Nike, Save The Children Foundation, NFL, Amtrak & The WNBA.

Since then, he has become pardoned, and now is a best-selling author and motivational speaker. J Haleem uses the #I Won’t Starve message to encourage and motivate students, entrepreneurs and career-oriented individuals. His goal is to inspire you to build a platform to ensure that U Won’t Starve.