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.