Darold D. Brown Ferguson Jr., known by his stage name, A$AP FERG is an American artist from Harlem, New York most known for his rapping and songwriting abilities. Ferg was born on October 20, 1988, in Harlem, NY to Trinidadian parents. His father, Darold Ferguson, owned a Harlem boutique and printed shirts and designed logos for record labels; including designing the Bad Boy records logo. Before starting his music career, A$AP Ferg was heavily into Art and Design. Inspired by his father, who died of kidney failure, he ended up studying fashion and fine arts at the High School of Art & Design.
A founding member of Harlem’s A$AP Mob, A$AP Ferg and A$AP Rocky were originally planned to be the dynamic duo from the A$AP Mob, but they found more success as solo artists, beginning with Ferg’s first major hit “Work” landed as the main single for the A$AP mob tape “Lords Never Worry”. His first album allowed him to pay respect to his fashion roots as he collaborated with Bape and Trap Lord to create a Bape Trap Lord T-shirt in commemoration of the album dropping.
New level feat Future debuted as the lead single for, “Always Strive and Prosper”, the record ended up going platinum and solidified A$AP Ferg’s penchant for making hit records. Following the success of New level, his next record off of “Still Striving” would be his biggest solo record to date, Plain Jane released in 2017 and has got 3x platinum.
In 2019 A$AP Ferg has been flexing his business muscle as he’s recently released a Bicycle with Redline Bikes, Signed deals with Tiffany & Co., Hennessy, Adidas, G-Shock, and Revlon, all while prepping for release of two new projects on the way.
AEG Presents is thrilled to annouce A$AP Ferg and Ski Mask the Slump God live at the Mission Ballroom, Monday, Noember 18, 2019. Doors — 6:00 pm, Show — 7:00 pm.
General Admission tickets are $39.95 — $45.00 plus applicable service charges. Reserved tickets are $89.95 plus applicable service charges. Ages 16+ with valid ID are welcome.