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DJ D-Nice's Virtual Dance Party Drew VIPs like Michelle Obama, Missy Elliott & More

The DJ is one of many musical talents hosting live streams and virtual concerts amid the coronavirus crisis.

DJ D-Nice is doing his part to keep social distancers entertained during the coronavirus pandemic.

On Saturday (March 22), the Bronx native -- whose real name is Derrick Jones -- hosted an epic virtual dance party on Instagram that drew more than 100,000 viewers, including celebrities like Michelle Obama, Missy Elliott, Gabrielle Union, Joe Biden and Jada Pinkett Smith and many more.

"I never would’ve imagined that the best party I would create and DJ would be from the comfort of my own home," D-Nice wrote on Instagram following Saturday's #ClubQuarantine event, where he reportedly spun hip-hop and R&B jams for about 10 hours.

"The amount of artists and friends that virtually partied with me far exceeded my expectations. I’m feeling nothing but gratitude Thanks to all of you that supported," he added, giving shout-outs to Drake, Jennifer Lopez, Diddy, DJ Khaled, T.I., Kelly Rowland, Mary J. Blige, Usher, Ludacris and dozens more.

At a time when thousands of people are social distancing themselves in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus, DJ D-Nice is one of many musical talents hosting live streams and virtual concerts to stay connected with fans and keep them entertained.

D-Nice kicked off his one-man show -- dubbed "Homeschool social distancing dance party" -- on Wednesday (March 18) and has since amassed thousands of new followers who watch him spin old school jams on Instagram.

"From my kitchen, I’m able to send positive vibrations to each of you. Thank you for rocking with me," he wrote on Instagram.

See clips of DJ D-Nice's online DJ sessions below.

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I never would’ve imagined that the best party I would create and DJ would be from the comfort of my own home. Homeschool is a thing! Yesterday was absolutely insane. The amount of artists and friends that virtually partied with me far exceeded my expectations. I’m feeling nothing but gratitude. Thanks to all of you that supported. This has been a great way to keep our spirits high. Blessings! Sending some love to my family. Shout out to all of my industry execs! Much love to all of the artists! JLo, Drake, Naomi Campbell, De La Soul, Black Thought, Diddy, Bun B., Keri Hilson, Will Packer, Gabrielle Union, H.E.R., America Ferrara, Donnie Wahlberg, Uncle Luke, Russell Simmons, Dapper Dan, Rob Morgan, Mary J. Blige, DJ Khaled, T.I., Kelly Rowland, Common, Lance Gross, Queen Latifah, DJ Clark Kent, Rich Medina, DJ Tony Touch, Stretch Armstrong, Traci Ellis Ross, Ne-Yo, Usher, DJ Premier, Swizz Beatz, NO I.D., Yvette Noel Schure, Erykah Badu, Fat Joe, Jay Electronica, PNB Rock, Nile Rogers, Fonzworth Bentley, Marisa Tomei, Michelle Williams, Victor Cruz, Karruenche Tran, Ciara, Daymond John, Angie Martinez, Groove Theory’s Bryce, Tank, Cam’ron, Ludacris, Fabolous, Dorian Missick, Yvette Nicole Brown, Tasha Smith, Jadakiss, Kwamé, Chris Spencer, Royale Watkins, Estelle, Bresha Webb, Jermaine Dupri, Vanessa Williams, DJ Aktive, Lee Daniels, Affion Crockett, MC Lyte, Ro James, D-Dot Angelette, Kenny Burns, Tika Sumpter, Marlon Wayans, Lauren London, Loni Love, Dallas Austin, June Ambrose, April Walker, Just Blaze, Kangol Kid from UTFO, Omar Epps, Keisha Epps, Roland Martin, Big Tigger, DJ Trauma, Lil Jon, Dule Hill, Jazmyn Simon, DJ Cassidy, Marsai Martin, Lance Gross, Anthony Hamilton, Young Guru, Lalah Hathaway, Carl Payne, Damien Hall, Denyce Lawton, Lennox Lewis, Niecy Nash, Mashonda, Erick Sermon, Jairobi, DJ Envy, DJ Enuff, Miles Brown, Lamann Rucker, Mark Brown, DJ VLuv, and more. Wow! #DNiceHomeschool #DNicePhotography #SelfPortrait.

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