V 101.9 has the best part-time on-air staff in the radio business that gives you the best R&B, gospel, and jazz music throughout the weekend.
And our DJ's get you up and out of your office chairs and car seats during their amazing mix shows!
Check out our bio's and contacts for all of our part-time and DJ staff!
Mix Show Times: The Uptown Saturday Mix Show with DJ06 each and every Saturday night from 7 - 9 PM
BIO: At the age of 16, Joseph Davis discovered his passion. Music. Being raised in a home where the Radio played in the Morning while dressing for school to music being the way to wind down and go to sleep. However, Music in the State of West Virginia was a bit delayed until Joseph became good friends with a neighbor and Disk Jockey Mike Dean from New York City. This friendship was the birth and exposure to 1200 Technic Turntables and The Popular Mixtapes from Nationally known Dj’s like Kid Capri, Biz Markie, Jazzy Jeff, Ron G and Many more. Late Night Sessions resulted in resembling the mixing techniques of these great deejays. Joseph was very fond of the mash up style of taking two totally different songs and merging them together to have one seamless and ear pleasing sound. Where music started as a hobby in 1990, it started to take shape as an early career in college. Joseph aka Dj06 became a disk jockey on the campus radio station of Marshall University. 88.1 FM WMUL . Deejaying many campus events and expanding to a local club Club 2000 in Huntington WVa. Graduating from College at Marshall University and Moving to Charlotte NC in 1995 Joseph purchased a home and unknowingly neighbored a popular Deejay that was also a radio personality for the local radio station V101.9 WBAV were Joseph is currently employed.
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Anita Baker, Glenn Jones, Beyonce, Jay Z, and Notorious B.I.G.
DJ Bill Blass
Show Times: Friday Evenings from 7pm – 12am and Saturday Evenings from 6pm – 12am
BIO: Native Western NY’er. began radio in Shreveport La. (KMJJ and KDKS), graduated to Buffalo NY (WBLK) then landed in Charlotte NC (WPEG, WBAV). A former Mix Show Coordinator and Assistant Promotions Director in Buffalo, he in addition was a “Just-O MixTape of the Year” finalist. Bill is currently on air weekend/fill in talent for 2 of Charlotte’s biggest stations Power98 and V101.9. He also created “The Caribbean Shakedown” WPEG’s longest running and only mix show dedicated to REGGAE MUSIC and it’s fans between New York City and Atlanta. A self-proclaimed production and sound reinforcement junkie Bill Blass’s voice has been featured on local and national advertising for ESPN, CBS and BET, has record producing and remixes to his credit as well as imaging from mixtapes to radio stations across the country. Bill Blass was also the Southeastern Promotional Rep for Roc-a-Fella Records for most of the labels existence.
Interests: Power, Premium Hand Rolled Cigars, Money, Production, Sound Reinforcement, Respect, Cars (muscle, mopar) Basketball(this should have been first) the art of DJ’ing and the art of conversation.
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: A Tribe Called Quest, Macy Gray, Bob James, Lil Yachty, and Rick Ross
Show Times: Midnight - 6 AM on Monday - Friday, Traffic Reports from 6 - 9 AM and 4 - 7 PM, and Saturdays 10 AM - 2 PM
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Michael Jackson, Prince, Beyonce, Luther Vandross, and Earth, Wind & Fire
Mix Show Times: Monday - Friday 12 - 1 PM on V 101.9's 'Midday Mixtape'
BIO: Kue One is a Charlotte Native and has always been a fan of good music of any genre. Kue is always looking to better himself as a dj simply because he loves and respects the culture of djing and there is always room to grow. Kue is currently on three stations under the Beasley Media Group umbrella.
Interests: Music, Music, and More Music...and Food
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Rakim, Big Daddy Kane, Nas, Eminem, Killer Mike (in no particular order)
Show Times: Sunday Smooth And Contemporary Jazz Brunch on Sundays from 12 - 3 PM, Saturdays 2 - 6 PM, and fill-in shifts on weekdays
BIO: Marvin A. Ross a 33 year radio veteran was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. He was educated in the Charlotte Mecklenburg school system. After graduating from West Charlotte Senior High School, he attended North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro, North Carolina. He received his BS degree in Safety and Driver Education. During his tenure at the university, he also had extensive training in radio broadcasting through elective courses. He has worked for the campus radio station, WNAA 90.1 fm, under the direction of several icons in the radio business, including Tony Welborne, Stephen Lipsomb, Yvonne Anderson, Ty Miller and others that have guided him in the booming radio business. As a student he appreciated the genre of jazz, R @ B and old school artist back in the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s 90’s and today. He has also has worked for WTHP 98.3 in Tomasville, N.C under the direction of Jae Jackson, who is now a pinnacle of the business through radio and records. Upon graduating in 1987, he worked for the United States Government for 25 years full time at this time, he also received his second commercial job at WCKZ, KISS 102 in Gastonia, North Carolina. He later moved to WPEG, Power 98 in Concord, North Carolina under the direction of great programmers such as Michael Saunders, Andre Carson, Terri Avery and great personalities such as Skip Murphy, Frankie Darcell, Monica Starr, Porsche Stevens, Daryl McClinton, Kevin Foxx, Chirl Girl, Keith Garrett, Chaz, Nate Quick, George “Appollo” Featherbay, Brian "Mr. Incognito" Robinson, Todd Haygood, and Barbara Taylor and many others. Marvin now works at WBAV, V101.9 Charlotte where he is now the host of the Sunday Smooth and Contemporary jazz brunch on Sundays from Noon to 3:00 pm. All of these influences have guided him in where he is now and this is why he is going back to where he started in college with R & B and Smooth Jazz!
Interests: The Holy Word, Fine Art, Great Music, and Vegetable Gardening.
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Patti Labelle-R & B, Parliament /Funkadelic. George Duke, Najee- Jazz, Mike Phillips- Jazz, and Brian Culbertson- jazz/funk
Mix Show Times: Friday Night Uptown Mix, Every Friday from 7 PM - Midnight
BIO: DJ ROLODEXX started out as a Battle DJ in 1989 working his way into the clubs/radio industry in New York City. He made his first big mark when he was a road manager for DJ Coco Chanelle of Hot 97 in New York City.
Interests: Researching different genres of music
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Michael Jackson, Mary J. Blige, Jay Z, New Edition, and Beyonce
Show Times: Sundays 9PM to 12 Midnight
BIO: Native of Charlotte attending Our Lady of Consolation, Cochran Jr High, JT Williams, and Independence High. I have a deep love for all music and movies, I married my best friend and have three daughters whom are taking on the world.
Interests: I also have a big video game habit and I play on both consoles and computer, if you see “thaygood1029” on a game site that’s me.
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Stevie Wonder, Parliament Funkadelic, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, and Harry Chapin