Joy Nathu was born on 7th September. He has been worked as a DJ since the 90’s when he started off as a mobile DJ before venturing into club Deejaying where he played at Legends and Crossroads in Blantyre. Thereafter, he joined Radio 2 FM as a part time DJ in 2002 where he used to host the graveyard shift every Friday morning from midnight to 4 am.

Joy was then offered full time employment a year later in October.

Through the years Joy has grown into a familiar voice on the biggest FM in Malawi and he currently hosts the Breakfast Show where he alternates on a weekly basis alongside other DJ’s. He also alternates with other prime time DJ’s presenting Sunset Drive.

Apart from hosting the two prime time slots Joy presents and produces ‘Made On Monday’ (every Monday from 21:00 – 00:00) and Brain Teaser (15:00 – 16:00 every Thursday) and ‘GoTv Ndi Digital Kale’ a sponsored programme for Multichoice, every Thursday at 19:40.

Apart from being a Radio and club DJ, Joy Nathu also loves to host/MC events, do road shows and he’s also a voice-over artist. He has been doing voice-overs since joining the media industry and he has voiced for several brands among others; MSB, PSI and TNM.

Joy has also hosted a live TV Quiz show SMS AND WIN sponsored by TNM in 2008. The programme was produced by E-Wallet and was beamed on Sunday’s on MBC TV.

In December 2010 he co-hosted Our People Our Pride Awards show beamed live on MBC TV where the then president of Malawi, Professor Bingu wa Mutharika was in attendance.

In October 2014, Joy Nathu was a guest DJ at the Big Brother Africa Hotshots weekly party.

In June 2015, Joy was awarded ‘Best Presenter Award’ at the M.B.C indoor awards ceremony where winners are voted for by employees of the company.


  • He is a Christian.
  • He has 2 children. Imaan, a boy and Jameela a girl.
  • His favourite team is Chelsea
  • His all-time favourite player is John Terry
  • His favourite artist is Bob Marley


  • Premier League DJ’s – Friday Night at 21:00
  • Old School Sunset Drive – Thursday at 16:00


  • Nkhawa Njee Yonse Bhoo – Monday at 14:30
  • Profiles – Sunday at 21:00
  • Lets Talk It Over – Wednesday 21:00