Biography / Info
Music has always been the first love of DJ Bigg Mike. Learning how to play the recorder, piano, and viola at an early age, and listening to his Dad's jazz records set the stage for Bigg Mike's music career. DJ Bigg Mike started off djing at the age of 11. Djing parties at St. Mary's Elementary School where he attended, and later djing a few parties at Holy Family High School with C-Savage & Phenomenon on the mic, which would later be the start of Soufsyde Records. Music was put on the back burner while Bigg Mike attended college and working various jobs. While working as a cook, Bigg Mike put together a couple of compilation Cd's to listen to while he worked. Then the servers would hear the cd’s and asked if they could buy copies. From that day, The hustle of mixtapes brought back the DJ in Bigg Mike. With the new found income, Bigg Mike bought new equipment and began putting out better quality mixtapes. Then while on the grind Bigg Mike reunited with C-Savage, which was on his grind selling his new mixtape. The two high school buddies reunited and are successfully running Soufsyde Records. DJ Bigg Mike has made a buzz for himself performing at Club Chocolat City, Club Elevation, Club Dreamz, The Kottage, & other venues and house parties around Birmingham. He is now currently DJ'ing at Club Omny for an Open Mic night. DJ Bigg Mike keeps the street ears hot by putting out 12-15 mixtapes a year. DJ Bigg Mike is a member of RW Record Pool, S.U.R.E. Record Pool, Hotlanta Record Pool, Grind Squad Dj’s, & Coast2Coast Mixtape Dj's. DJ Bigg Mike is also a member of Birmingham's hottest Music Production Team, Outhouze Productions, churning out some of the hottest Hip/Hop, R&B, Pop, & Rock Production.