Born on the 23rd day of May 1984, Kellon “Top Notch Swift” Belgraves entered the musical arena publicly in 1998. He started out as a singer/song writer and DJ performing at National competitions in St. Vincent. He was then heard by DJs and promoters and was offered opportunities to work on radio, as well as perform for more local events.
Over his 15 year experience, Swift has performed in numerous places such as on board the Majesty of the Seas, both for guests and crew (April – November 2010), the Latin Sensations Club, Toronto, Canada (12/12/09), the E.B. Lounge, Montreal, Canada (12/19/09), the Glow Lounge, Orlando FL (2006 – 2007), house parties in Port St. Lucie, FL (2007), the Victoria Park, Club Fuzion, Club Xtreme, Club Emotions, Club Iguana, house parties, and block parties across St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
He specializes in all genres, pleasing any audience with his wide knowledge of music. Whether it be 70s, 80s, 90s, Hip Hop, R&B, Reggae, Dancehall, Soca, House, Alternative, Techno, and Latin/Reggaeton.
Kellon started out as “Baby Swift” but later changed his name to “Top Notch Swift” after elevating himself, by graduating with honors at the Valencia Community College in Orlando, Florida in 2007. He is Pro Tools certified. He has an A.S. Degree in Sound Technology Specialization.
Baby Swift, as he was known, is still a household name in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He is not only known for his skills as a DJ or radio announcer, but also as a TV host. Swift has hosted many local entertainment programs on both television stations in St. Vincent. In 2004 and 2005 he hosted Jamz TV on SVGTV, and from 2009 to 2012, he hosted the Digicel Top Ten Countdown on IKTV.
Kellon “Top Notch Swift” Belgraves has songs that play on the radio, a music video that airs on the television, videos on youtube, and he masters songs for artistes and producers nationwide. He has perfected the art of mastering, but he is still working on perfecting his mixing skills. Kellon has interviewed artistes on radio and Television such as Bunji Garlin, Buju Banton, Destra Garcia, Kevin Lyttle, Spragga Benz, and Skinny Fabulous just to name a few. In the studio he has worked with Vincentian artistes in genres such as soca, dancehall, hip hop, and r&b.
Swift is known for his upbeat, friendly attitude, his timbre on the mic, his energy on stage as both a singer and DJ, his versatility as a radio announcer, but most of all his love for music and entertainment. He is a down to earth individual who is willing to learn, and offers to help whenever he can.