Born Steven Sanders, on the 17th March, in Kwekwe, Zimbabwe. Dj Stavo was born in a family of three. He is married to Kudzai and with whom he has two children with. Dj Stavo used to play professional football as the midfielder for Chrome Stars in 1998 and later Midlands Cables in the first division.
Dj Stavo started producing music in 2011. He has worked with a lot of local artists such as Exq, Roki, Leonard Mapfumo, Cindy, Trevor Dongo, Mac Dee and John Falsetto and on the international scene, he has worked with Zeus, Cibil Nyte both from Botswana and from South Africa Mandoza, Lolo & Shota. His songs have dominated the local charts and also the regional stations in countries like Namibia and South Africa.