ABOUT DJ Fugi
DJ Fugi (real name Johnathan Richards) is a nationally recognized open format turntablist. He spent 2+ years as a mixshow DJ for WHHD Hd98.3 in his home town of Augusta, GA and was named as one of the 'Best DJs in the Nation' by the Kidd Kraddick Morning Show. He has been nominated for the 2015 Metro Spirit’s Best of Augusta - Best DJ Award and nominated as Favorite Lokal DJ in the 2015, 2016 Lokal Loudness Awards. He has performed for state dignitaries such as the Lt. Gov. and State Superintendent of Education of S. Carolina and played in historic venues such as The Township Auditorium, Lake Olmstead Stadium, and The Bell Auditorium.
Fugi has shared the stage with notable Regional and National EDM artists such as Organic, Variant, and Mean Mug (1200 Hustle), and International Producer/DJs Must Die and Mayhem. He has opened up for household hip-hop names such as Scarface, Bubba Sparxxx, Kilo Ali and has opened for regional rock heavyweights Almost Kings. In 2016 he played at the legendary Bell Auditorium opening up for Grammy Award winning artist Daya.
In 2015, Fugi was added to the artist roster of Scratch Events, a national booking agency that specializes in corporate events. His client list for corporate/private events includes Victoria's Secret, MAC Cosmetics, Belk, Tommy Hilfiger, Augusta Green Jackets, Augusta Univ., The Downtown Development Auth. of Augusta, Rural Sourcing Inc., Bridgestone and Georgia Pacific.
In late 2016, Fugi relocated to Tampa, FL to work towards being a name in a major market while still handling mixshow duties in his home station at HD98.3 in Augusta. 2017 looks to be a promising year for Fugi as he works both markets.