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DJ BIGDADDYHD is a wedding and event DJ based out of Iowa City, Iowa. Owner Howard Dean spent eight years serving in the United States Army as a military policeman. During this time he was introduced to DJing and began to perform at the clubs on base. He quickly realized how much fun it was and that he had a strong passion for DJing. Howard works with the couples who hire him to make sure that they don’t feel a need to worry about music on their big day. He is there to help you with your grand entrance, cake cutting, last dance, and everything in between. DJ BIGDADDYHD strives to give you the opportunity to just relax and be happy with your loved ones on your wedding day.

Services Offered

During a consultation, you will be able to discuss your vision and expectations with Howard. In addition to DJing your event, he can MC and coordinate your reception for added convenience. Howard performs at just one event per day in order to give his clients his full attention, and provides additional equipment like microphoness, uplighting, and a sound/PA system. DJ BIGDADDYHD will keep your guests dancing all night with his expansive music library. Genres available include:

  • Club
  • Country
  • Electronic
  • Hip-hop
  • Jazz
  • Oldies
  • Pop
  • R&B/soul
  • Rock
  • Top 40
  • Black-owned
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Frequently asked questions

What is the starting price for wedding DJ services?


What is included in the starting price?

Travel Expenses
Sound/PA System

What is the price of your most popular wedding package?


What is included in the price of your most popular wedding package?

Sound/PA System
Travel Expenses

What music genres do you specialize in?

Hip Hop
Top 40

What services do you offer?

Do-Not-Play List
One Event Per Day

What additional equipment do you offer?

Sound/PA System
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Reviews of DJ BIGDADDYHD Mobile DJ Service

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Kristine N. Sent on 06/07/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Ruroden Wedding

Words can express how happy we were with DJ Big Daddy for our wedding. He had our guests dancing and having a wonderful evening. Our guests are still talking about how great he was days after! Everything we needed he had wireless mic etc it helped us a lot. You won’t be disappointed to have him as your DJ at our next event. He made our wedding perfect!!
Courtnee Sent on 09/24/2022
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Best day ever!

Absolutely recommend DJBIGDADDYHD! Howard and Hope made our day so special! Howard was so responsive and made sure to throw a party on our wedding day!
Alyssa Sent on 11/13/2021
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Amazing service! Highly recommended!

We loved working with Howard. He was
responsive, easy to work with and fun!
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