DJ Deeran
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“Deeran It is always a pleasure seeing you; you add an "effervescence" that is great. We always look forward to you coming to San Diego!”                        


~ Marie Johnson (

KNSJ 89.1 FM Board Member)

Deeran Anderson-Hooper a native of Detroit, MI and the oldest of five siblings being raised by a single mother has become a world traveler and has experienced many cultures. Some of his many stops has included Hawaii, Guam, Japan, Singapore, and Belize. Many of his ventures are due to his military service in the United States Navy.

Do to his hard upbringing, his time working in corporate America (Ford Motor Company) and his military service Anderson-Hooper learned a lot of valuable life lessons, tips and tricks that has helped him go from a poor kid in Detroit, Michigan living on welfare and helping his mother to living in Los Angeles, California establishing himself as as a Professional Radio Personality, Professional DJ/MC and Host.


"I live and love to make people think inward and laugh outward"



-Deeran Anderson-Hooper


Endearing and witty, undeniably funny and one of the hardest working people you will ever meet, Anderson-Hooper has won the hearts of anyone who has heard, seen or come in contact with him since starting in 2010 when he started hosting events. 

Anderson-Hooper is the executive producer of the faith-based radio show on KNSJ 89.1FM  that appeals to the everyday faith based person young and old called “Hooper Thing Radio”. Also, Anderson-Hooper  hosted "Deeran Anderson Hooper Presents: This Is It Music Talk Radio Show" that featured Deeran conducting dynamic interviews with celebrities and entrepreneurs.