Based in North Park, Jerk the DJ is a record producer and songwriter. Born in South Sudan, his family moved to San Diego in 1994. He started recording songs and making beats in South East San Diego's Yo-Spot Recording studio at the age of 13, writing songs ranging from pop to hip-hop.
The founder of Hit Nation Records, he has worked with Anjali World and taught record production courses at local YMCA Cymer Studios in 2016.
His debut release, the Pb (tge) EP, named after Pacific Beach, dropped in April 2020, preceded by a single for "First Night."