RADIO ONE DC’S WKYS ANNOUNCES NEW CO-HOST FOR THE FAM IN THE MORNING
Danni Starr Returns to DC Radio Joining QuickSilva to Round Out Morning Show Duo
SILVER SPRING, MD…February 16, 2017: QuickSilva, host of The Fam in The Morning on Radio One DC’s WKYS 93.9 FM revealed his new co-host Danni Starr this morning. On Tuesday, February 21st Danni will officially join The Fam, which airs weekdays 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. The dynamic duo to ready to ignite the DC morning airwaves, bringing non-stop music, fun, celebrity interviews and the information listeners need to know to keep them informed, inspired and entertained daily. QuickSilva and Danni announced their excitement to super-serve the DMV (Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia) on-air and in the community. Like QuickSilva, Danni intimately knows the DC market, as she was a well-known radio personality in this market who continued to grow her multi-media career.
Jeff Wilson, Senior Regional Vice President and General Manager, Radio One DC said, “Danni is the full package. She’s amazingly smart, well versed in music and community activism. Danni is authentic and transparent about her struggles and victories. That kind of energy and wit will serve our listeners well on-air, in social media and on the street.”
QuickSilva, an internationally traveled celebrity DJ is known as “The Party Kingpin” to pop-culture enthusiast and a devoted husband, father and fitness guru to those closest to him. An active speaker in the community and philanthropist, QuickSilva has mastered his craft entertaining audiences from Grammy and Presidential Inauguration parties to local clubs.
QuickSilva said, “I’ll keep saying it. We are NOT a radio show. We are a party on the radio and I can’t wait to kick it with my new co-host.”
Danni said, “Radio is my first love and I can’t wait to hit the mic on Tuesday and re-engage DC with my brother QuickSilva. I feel totally blessed for another opportunity to do what I love and to make a difference. I’m ready!”
Danni Starr is a national media personality and single momma to two little girls. She has worked in radio for over a decade and is the face of TLCme on the TLC network. She graduated Magna Cum Laude in May 2008 with a communications degree from St. Catherine’s University in Minneapolis. When she is not rendezvousing with her first love, radio, and sidechick TV, Danni keeps herself busy with social advocacy and activism. She currently serves as ambassador for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health. Besides being the best mom possible to her two daughters, Danni is all about sharing her #blackgirlmagic
Welcome Danni To The Fam!