February 6, 2017

KJ Carson and Kesha Monk Team Up for Mornings on The NEW 97.7 RNB in Boston

Not only does the New England area celebrate a Super Bowl championship, Boston's NEW 97.7 (WKAF) launches a new live and local morning show featuring industry vets KJ Carson and Kesha Monk. The new morning show has dubbed itself "The Morning Wake Up with KJ and Kesha.

(From Entercom)- There’s more exciting news from Boston’s brand new Urban radio station. On February 6th, 97.7 FM, Boston’s #1 For R&B, debuted The Morning Wake Up with KJ and Kesha, featuring KJ Carson and Kesha Monk. The show airs weekdays from 6:00 to 10:00AM on the New 97.7 FM in Boston and streaming nationwide on www.977rnb.com.

KJ Carson returns to Boston radio after 17 years. His career began in Greensboro, NC with stops in Charlotte, Kansas City, Atlanta, Washington D.C. and previous experience in Boston as the Morning Drive Host of the legendary WILD-AM. Carson adds, “I am very humbled and honored to come back to Boston. I feel like I have been blessed in a way that words cannot describe.”

Kesha Monk has hosted radio programs in the largest markets in the country including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. Kesha is a product of a musical family; both of her parents were professional gospel recording artists and her great uncle was the legendary jazz musician, Thelonious Monk. “I am looking forward to entertaining, inspiring, uplifting and encouraging our Boston listeners and beyond,” says Monk. It’s the first time KJ and Kesha have worked together as a team.

Delivering on his promise to hire a local air staff, 97.7 FM Program Director, Chris Malone, unveils The Morning Wake Up just one month after the station launch. “It’s incredible to be a part of a company committed to investing in outstanding local personalities, he said. “We received interest from all over the country, but I’m positive Boston will quickly embrace The Morning Wake Up with KJ and Kesha.” Malone says other talent additions for the new station will be announced soon.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Add your comments anonymously if you prefer. Remember to share it on your Social Media.

Comments with links to other websites will not be published.



▼ The Latest: Hip Hop + R&B Radio, Media, Sports, and The Culture



More news... After a nationwide search, NPR names Adrienne Brown as VP of Development Operations and Services effective Feb. 27. In this role, Brown will be at the forefront of advancing organizational change that will foster fundraising growth.

Jay Hicks adds APD duties at Cox Media's Power 106.1 in Jacksonville. Hicks continues to serve as Asst. PD of Adult R&B station Star 94.5 WCFB-FM in Orlando.

Kenny J exits his PD position at Beasley Media's urban/hip-hop Foxy 99 WZFX-FM and Urban AC 107.7 Jamz WUKS-FM Fayetteville, NC.

Trending News, Topics, + Reports: Radio, Media, Sports, and Culture🎶




More Trending News, Topics, Reports, and Content via Urban Radio


Radio Interviews, Takes, and Discussions - Media, Music, Culture, Sports


Thanks for reading this post. Add your comments below.

© 2022 UrbanRadioNation.com, All Rights Reserved

. Powered by Blogger.

Favorite Posts This Month

Listen in> Atlanta Radio

Kiss 104.1 Atlanta's R&B
WALR-FM Atlanta, GA Hosts: The Frank Ski Show with Nina Brown, Dyron Ducati, Monie Love, The Keith Sweat Hotel, Shea Love.