One of the most diverse radio personalities in North Carolina, Mir.I.am does it all; from on air, to production, promotion, hosting, DJing, blogging, graphic design — you name it, she’s done it.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Mir.I.am, moved to NC to receive her BA from NC State. While at NC State, she was the creator and host of “Real RNB Radio,” on the campus radio station, 88.1FM WKNC, and it continues to be one of the most popular shows on the station.
She later joined forces with Radio One on K97.5 in 2013, as an On air host/ Board Op/ Producer, and has been a large part in the station being #1 18-34, and #1 on weekends.
Known for her charismatic and witty personality, she’s hosted everything from concerts (Floetry, The Foreign Exchange, Eric Roberson, Ty Dolla $ign), to talent competitions, and festivals (Durm Hip-Hop Summit) at venues including The DPAC, Motorco and The Ritz, and numerous club events throughout the Triangle.
With endorsements ranging from Ideal Image, to Chevrolet and the voice of imaging and commercials across all Radio One Raleigh stations (K97.5, 103.9, Foxy 107/104), she has become one of the most recognizable and distinctive voices on the airwaves. Mir.I.am has also interviewed a bevy of your favorite artists including Whitney Houston, Ne-Yo, Marsha Ambrosias, The Foreign Exchange, Kem, King Mez, Arie Spears, and a host of local artists.
Giving back and community are very important to Mir.I.am and she has helped with a number of different charity events, including the TSW Turkey Drive, TIP-A-Jock for Breast Cancer Awareness, Kuts For Kids, to name a few.
You can hear Mir.I.am weekends on “Mir’s Empire Radio” and just about every time you hear a commercial break… Find out more about Mir.I.am @MirsEmpire across all social media.
The young, motivated guy who overcomes his obstacles to in the end, obtain money, power and respect.. We see it everyday in the movies, now witness it in the flesh. Wade Banner, the “Youngest-In-Charge” got his foot in the door as the youngest radio personality to grace the airwaves at Radio One Raleigh’s, K97.5, having never been an intern or even graduate from college. To date, Wade Banner is still the youngest personality at K97.5.
Radio Personality, DJ, Event Host & Actor, Wade Banner can be heard on K97.5 Sunday nights from 7pm-10pm or filling in weekdays 3pm-7pm. Wade Banner has embellished thousands of television sets with cameos in The BSpot, which can be seen Saturdays at 10:35PM on Fox 50. Known to popularize the hottest nightclubs in the city, Wade Banner can be seen djing and/or hosting some of the biggest events from teen or college parties to 21+ clubs to community events to major shows.
Wade Banner has showcased his talents in front of crowds of thousands at a plethora of major events including New Years Eve at the RBC Center, Durham Parks & Recreation’s Bimbe Cultural Arts Festival, the NC Pro-Am Basketball Summer League, Apple Chill, TeenFest and countless community projects like the EOG Tour, Read 2 Succeed, Kuts For Kids and more.
Additionally, Wade Banner is a member of the worldwide Fleet DJs and the Authority DJs. He has worked with celebrities such as Waka Flocka, DJ Drama, Travis Porter, Future, 2 Chainz, Diggy Simmons, Doug E Fresh, Big Daddy Kane, Josh Powell (Atlanta Hawks), Willie Parker (Pittsburgh Steelers), Marvin Austin (New York Giants) and more.
With the drive to win and the dedication to work, Wade Banner is consistently controlling the airwaves, rocking the party or serving the community. That is why Wade Banner is the “Youngest-In-Charge” and his brand is a household name.