69 year old Grandma DJ

Mar 6, 2010, 8:10 AM | Updated: Mar 28, 2011, 3:46 pm

CBS news aired a story about Granny DJ, Ruth Flowers, and it’s gone viral. She’s a club DJ in Paris. Through her example we’re reminded to never stop learning, and never let anyone define who we are or what we can do.

RuthRuth began as a club DJ after being inspired by the music and dancing at her grandson’s party.

“There was an awful lot of energy and joy, and real enjoyment of the music and the dancing. And I thought, ‘I like this,'” she says. “I love to see the kids enjoying themselves. And so I thought, you know, I said to myself, ‘I can do that.'”

She describes her music as “a little bit glammy,” and says she hasn’t perfected the art of spinning yet. Still, she’s playing at the hottest nightclubs in Paris. I think she rocks those rhinestone studded headphones.

Here’s her MySpace page, and the CBS feature:

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