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!
BIO: Kenneth “DJ Rham” Blackmon isn’t your average DJ. His dynamic career spans over twenty years in television and radio from urban formats to classic rock, cutting through the airwaves all across the country and overseas. Acclaimed as one of the most skilled, polished and buttoned up radio executives in the industry he was promoted in 2012 to Assistant Program Director (APD) for Urban AC and Gospel stations along with independently operating his personal production company.
Some major influences in his career include; Public Enemy, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Jam Master Jay, and James Earl Jones. Whether mimicking the actors’ voice in front of the television as a child or meticulously splicing cassette tapes for an extended beat mix after school, music has always run through Rham’s veins. Leading to production and voiceovers.
This creative genius in story-telling through imaging is no stranger to the stage or microphone. If you want your production to sizzle with nationally awarded and major market experience the original, phenomenal, versatile vet, DJ RHAM is your answer.
DJ Bill Blass
Show Times: Saturday Evenings from 2pm-6pm
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 of 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 label's existence.
Interests: Power, Premium Hand Rolled Cigars, Money, Production, Sound Reinforcement, Respect, Cars, Basketball and 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: Saturdays 10am-2pm
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Michael Jackson, Prince, Beyonce, Luther Vandross, and Earth, Wind & Fire
Show Times: Sunday Smooth And Contemporary Jazz Brunch on Sundays from 12pm-3pm
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 pm, under the direction of several icons in the radio business, including Tony Welborne, Stephen Lipscomb, 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.
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
Show Times: Fridays 10pm-12am and Saturday 6pm-10pm
BIO: Mallory J is the “New Kid On the Block” to the Beasley Media family. Born and raised in the Midwest, Mallory J knew she wanted to work in radio since the age of six after watching a jam session of a band her brother was producing. Mallory J. has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, 16 years in Social Services advocating for individuals and families in crisis and taught in High and Middle School. In December 2005, she wrote a Christmas wish to WJMR Jammin 98.3FM Milwaukee, Wisconsin asking to be a Deejay for a day. A few days later, her wish was granted; she co-hosted the afternoon drive and was invited to return in the new year to work for the station. In August 2015, Mallory J moved to Charlotte and continues to work with children and teens.
Mallory J is outgoing, solution focused, resourceful but truly enjoys playing music that makes listeners feel good – creating feelings of nostalgia. Her favorite artists are Jill Scott and Teena Marie. She enjoys family, traveling, movies, concerts and you will definitely find her on the dance floor (dancing Urban Ballroom and Chicago Stepping).
Top 5 Artists of all time: Michael Jackson, Prince, Whitney Houston, Beyoncé and Stevie Wonder.
Social Media: Mallory J on Instagram.
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 is 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.
Top 5 Artists Of All Time: Anita Baker, Glenn Jones, Beyonce, Jay Z, and Notorious B.I.G.
BIO: Kue One is a Charlotte Native and has always been a fan of the 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)
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
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 who 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