Janine Davis


If the names Janine Davis or JD sound familiar to you, then you have probably heard her on Charlotte radio in many forms. Her most famous – JD, The Diva with the Dirt – is the name that branded this Greensboro, NC girl in the Queen City more than two decades ago.

JD The Diva is the spicy, bold, and highly energetic radio and TV personality you hear hosting the midday shift (10 am till 3 pm) each weekday at V 101.9. An award-winning 30-year radio and news journalist, Janine brings her unique style of delivering entertainment, news, and inspiration to the airwaves. From her quick-witted ‘dirt’ on celebrities to the live Facebook mix show featuring JD and her best dance moves to JD’s Inspirational Moment where she shares personal battles and triumphs, JD keeps listeners engaged and entertained.

As a social impact entrepreneur, JD is highly regarded in the community after creating a non-profit organization, Girl Talk Foundation, Inc., that hosts structured programs to develop girls’ (ages 11 till 16) self-awareness, self-management and social competence. Since its inception, Girl Talk has served more than 30,000 girls and their families.

The Foundation’s signature event Prom Project℠, supported by the Charlotte cluster of Beasley Media, has helped more than 26,000 girls and families get outfitted for prom and boosted girls’ self-esteem.

When she’s not on air, you can find JD getting involved in the community and embracing Black-owned businesses and stories online. She enjoys writing about small Black-owned businesses, our HBCUs as a grad herself, and all things supporting women.  

JD is a champion making an impact in the community. She and often serves as a guest contributor on WCCB-Charlotte’s “The EDGE” as well as other television affiliates. Janine lives by the motto: “Once you discover your greatness, you can be greater than great.” If you’re looking for the complete package of positive energy, smart, and an influencer – Meet JD The Diva!!

Check out some of JD’s Features below!

JD’s Inspirational Moment: Hear JD share real-life experiences of trial and triumph.

Midday Mixtape DANCE PARTY LIVE: If you’re ready to kick your lunchtime into high gear, make sure you join the LIVE mix with JD and mixologist DJ Kue One each weekday 11:45 am till 12:45 pm. A special treat on Mon., Wed., and Fri., as JD the DIVA goes live on Facebook with her dance moves and showcases DJ Kue One as he works his magic on the turntables.

Diva of the Day: Listen every THURSDAY beginning 10:15 am to nominate or self-select a DIVA OF THE DAY. She’s a woman doing the EXTRAORDINARY! Just post in a couple of sentences on INSTAGRAM why you or someone you select should be DIVA OF THE DAY! Then be sure to use #JDDivaOfTheDay. The winner gets their picture and post on V 101.9 social media.

JD Fashion On Fleek: JD posts weekly pictures of her latest fashions on social media, while you get a chance to show off your best fashion look.