Johnny "Koolout" Starks The radio veteran and son of Chicago, has an extensive resume that has taken him through many platforms entertaining, informing, engaging and creating. From Ebony/Jet magazine's bachelor of the year to TV and film roles in "Nothing Like the Holidays", "Godfather of Green Bay", "Barbershop", "I got the hook up 2”, plus many more. Koolout's credits stretch in front and behind the camera as he has worked with Sharon King casting, State Street Films and productions for years on such films as "Spiderman", "Of Boys to Men", "Roll Bounce" just to name a few. With a degree in Radio Broadcasting and communication Koolout who began radio in college at Kennedy King colleges on the air waves of the infamous 89.3 WKKC. From there his professional radio career started in promotions and lead him to become afternoon drive personality and midday's in various markets. His style of humor, information, artistry and down to earth personality along with his work ethic is one of the reasons this young talent keeps busy traveling and working with various artist and industry professionals on many platforms. Nine times out of ten, you've saw his face on TV or films or ran across his personality hosting various events across the country or maybe heard his infectious laugh and voice on the radio. If you haven't had the pleasure to make the acquaintance of one of the coolest guys around well just wait because I'm sure you'll eventually meet Johnny "Koolout" Starks. So even if life is sitting heavy on your shoulders, just take the advice of Koolout and you'll fare well my friends. "When life puts to much on your plate, don't stress, KOOLOUT...."
Soul Of The Blues With Cassie CJ Fox is a Live Radio Show and also a two hour syndicated show, created & hosted by Cassie. Its core format and sound is rooted in"Sounds from the South". It is presented in a way that the music will appeal to "not necessarily a blues listener or fan". It's a Top 40 personality and information style delivery, presentation complete with artist information, concert and Blues News, topics and mentions on the live shows. There is always a backsell and presell of the songs. As Cassie Says "Its a Funky Trail Ride thru the Juke Joints Of Your Mind"
JAMM! who is from the westside of Chicago and 14+ year veteran radio broadcaster, radio station and recording studio engineer, technician and radio programmer. JAMM! who is also a music producer worked with various artists in the Midwest, would frequent radio stations in the Chicago market becoming friends with local DJs and on air talent, later bringing them on to his digital platforms later he developed digital radio platforms that was really ahead of it's time. JAMM! developed one of the first digital radio platforms which was also named 107.3 VIP that broadcasted LIVE from the New York City ING Marathon in 2007. At a very early age JAMM!, decided his true love was music even though he spent many years in law enforcement. Many days he recalls spending many days in SAM Ash and Guitar Center trying out different equipment to purchase for his record label VIP Records, INC based on the southside of Chicago where he produced songs for local talent in Chicago. JAMM! has also played in several bands and had the opportunity to play for mainstream artists at a several festivals and music venues throughout the Midwest. The one thing that JAMM! has never been able to shake is his fear or flying insects like bees, hornets, wasps and dragonflies. Please be warned... If he gets to swinging get out of his way because he will not think twice about running over his own mother to get away.
Tor're Sanz began his pursuit of radio at the young age of 15 in Detroit, Michigan when he was hired as a research assistant and producer for WHYT radio (96.3fm). In 2005 Sanz would go on to graduate with top honors as 'The Most Entertaining Radio Personality' from Specs Howards School of Broadcast Arts in Southfield, Michigan and in 2006 he would receive an award from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters as First Place Winner for the Best Air Check in the state.
Sheryl, and her on-air crew, launched Sheryl Underwood in the Afternoon, airing during drive time, 3p -7p ET on The Juice 107.3 (Toledo, Ohio). The show debuted to phenomenal reviews, with the online audience breaking significant tracking records, causing the website to crash. Officials say they’ve never seen this kind of response to programming. With the success of the on-air debut of Sheryl Underwood in the Afternoon the show was renamed Sheryl Underwood Radio and a multi-year deal was inked. The Executive Producer for the show is radio industry veteran Vic Frost.