Meet Atlanta’s Own DJ Pressure!
Samir Ferguson, best known as DJ Pressure, is a muli-talented, highly sought after DJ and Host. Born in Miami Florida but raised in East Atlanta, Ga., DJ Pressure first fell in love with becoming a DJ after practicing and molding his skills at home by chopping and mixing music with his laptop. After starting out as music artist “Money Mir”, DJ Pressure locked in his DJ skills in 2015 when career mentors , Humble G & Zaytoven gave him his first mixing board turntables, and introduced him to the game, from there a true talent was fostered.
Since solidifying his career as a DJ, Pressure has won the Bigga Rankin / Tampa Mystic Industries Most Wanted 2016 Diamond Award, nominated for the SCMA Award as Best Hype Man of the Year , and is currently nomited for the Hip Hop Awards “DJ OTY Award “
As his career was forming, DJ Pressure was once the hype man for an artist who exposed him to the Indy artist open mic scene. He began going so much that he learned most of the artists music which grew into him being the hype man for many of the artists, and eventually led to Pressure hosting the entire event. Tampa Mystic was the first person to give Pressure an opportunity to host and his career has been growing ever since.
From the open Mic’s came the tour life . Pressure salutes a coupe of his OG’s like Bigga Rankin , Swamp Izzo . Bigga has been in Pressure’s corner from the moment he walked in and seen him host . They speak very often and soon will be back on tour together . Swamp Izzo has been a blessing for Pressure from Day 1 as well . It has been nothing but genuine love , and that’s “Big Bro Forever”, but out of all the people that has helped Pressure the most , Pressure give all the thanks to his brother Bossman Chino . Bossman Chino has been by Pressure side and never left . It’s been times where Pressure was about to quit and his brother was right there to keep motivating him to never quit . “That’s My Brudda My Goon “
Now Dj Pressure takes his talents on the road with Young Scooter as his official dj .