About Deja Perez

Broadcast personality Deja Perez, has worked in a variety of positions. Initially, she started as a part timer in the WPGC-FM research department. She went on to work as a board operator, then became part of the promotions department, and finally hit the airwaves as an on-air personality! Eventually taking a position with celebrated Radio One hip-hop giant, 100.3 The Beat. Before landing at DC based 93.9 WKYS.
During her tenure in Philly, the popular radio star was embraced by the city, particularly because of her strong commitment to eradicating domestic violence and working with juveniles. Diligent about her desire to help at risk youths, Ms. Perez obtained a degree in Criminal Justice from Temple University.
Her mercurial rise can be attributed to her dedication to excellence, combined with vibrant talent and a passionate drive to achieve. With a Latina mother and an African American father, this New Jersey native, celebrates her cultural diversity and believes that her family background has enabled her to relate to all people! A world traveler, she has broaden her perspective of the our planet
Throughout her time at WKYS, Deja’s talents extend to doing voiceovers for local and national corporations including Ford Motor Company, Coca Cola, Macy’s and Shoppers Food Warehouse for all stations in the Radio-One cluster. Deja has found her true passion, the highly rated daily entertainment report “What’s Poppin!” filled with celebrity gossip, scandals and the latest news. She also hosts her self titled #1 night show “Deja After Dark\", responsible for the “Goodnight Kiss-mix”, the first on-air slow jam mix. Extending her talents, Deja has made several appearances on the nationally syndicated “Russ Parr Morning Show”, providing both local and entertainment news. In addition, she uses her vast entertainment knowledge for the Internet show featuring Grammy nominated singer Raheem DeVaughn.

Allow me to introduce you to Mary Elizabeth! Her client Woo App has a dope size-inclusive dating app!! She explains the app and how they’ve already helped tons of people find that curvy love!!! Enjoy the latest episode of “What’s Poppin!” the podcast

Allow me to introduce you to Mahado!! He’s a hairstylist that is well known for his ability to fix women’s natural hair and even discover the root cause of hair loss by studying your scalp!! He’s perfected his own personalized hair care line (which is phenomenal) and all natural/organic!! Watch the latest episode of “What’s […]

Allow me to introduce you to Amber English-Coleman. She works with the White Dress Project. The organization helps to raise awareness about fibroids. An issue a LOT of women struggle with…and yet never talk about!! We talk about some of the resources available but more importantly…we talk about their upcoming event!! It’s a fundraiser called […]

Allow me to introduce you to Trina Calloway of Divine Lightworking!! She’s going to talk spiritual energy/tarot cards and getting your energy/life in order!! Plus we’ll do it with some serene candles to set the vibe!! Enjoy the latest episode of “What’s Poppin!  

The amazingly talented Elle Varner sits down with Deja Perez on the latest episode of the “What’s Poppin!” podcast!! We talk about her career, protecting her energy, and her latest project…just to name a few!! She’s SO dope…you’ll be captivated by her!!! Hope you enjoy Elle Varner on this episode.

Allow me to introduce you to Jay Aruh Prince of Bear Your Feet!! The culture is SO important to him…that he tours the world teaching the history and skills of Beat Your Feet!!! Please enjoy the latest episode of “What’s Poppin!” the podcast on

Megan Thee Stallion is 🔥🔥!! We got a chance to sit down and talk to her before she took the stage at the KYS women’s day celebration!! We talked queso 😋 (cuz its OH so good in Houston)!! Plus we talked about owning your own confidence!! We even got her to spit a hot freestyle […]

Hola ok…so Will Smith’s Bucket List Show will be on Facebook Live Did Jordyn Woods mess with Khloe’s other ex-James Harden too???? Offset talks being drug free…and his other baby mama!

Hola, ok…so Cardi dropped scenes from her new Reebok video Ella Mai celebrating the state of R&B…not sure why people won’t let her live! Jordyn Woods is sitting down for the “Red Table Talk” but since she signed an NDA…not sure how much legal tea she can spill! The lady that bailed cancelled Kells out…is […]

Allow me to introduce to Mitch Trellis from Remedy Columbia!! The largest medicinal cannabis distributor in MD!!! We talk about how he got started…and what YOU need to know!!!! Plus we talk about the process and most importantly the products!! Enjoy the latest episode of “What’s Poppin!” the podcast!

Hola, ok…so the Essence Festival line up has been announced…and it is FIRE!!!!!! Soulja Boy and Blac Chyna are taking jabs…and Soulja and Tyga are still beefing! Cancelled Kells finally gets out of jail…so of course the first thing he does…is hit up McDonald’s!! Jordyn Woods is claiming to be black out drunk during her […]

  Hola, ok…so Tyga managed to get himself thrown out of Floyd Mayweather’s 42nd birthday party! Things are constantly changing in this Jussie Smollett case…as he provides information that backs his story! Cancelled Kells turned himself on on Friday for 10 counts of aggravated sexual assault…but has yet to post bond!