KBLX (102.9)/SF Adds Comedian Tony Roberts To The Morning Show
September 14, 2016 at 10:28 AM (PT)
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS Urban AC KBLX (102.9)/SAN FRANCISCO has added comedian/actor TONY ROBERTS as co-host of THE MORNING DREAM TEAM with TONY SCO and KIMMIE TAYLOR. He replaces MARK CURRY who recently exited. (NET NEWS 8/29).
OM ELROY SMITH said, “I am incredibly excited for the addition of TONY ROBERTS to the KBLX MORNING DREAM TEAM. His chemistry with TONY SCO and KIMMIE TAYLOR is natural and translates well across the airwaves. I anticipate big things to come for mornings on KBLX.”
ROBERTS added, “I am overwhelmed to be chosen as the new member of the KBLX MORNING DREAM TEAM. It’s an honor to be able to work for a legendary radio station like KBLX in the BAY AREA. I have a long history with both TONY SCO and KIMMIE TAYLOR and am excited to hit the ground running.”
VP/Market Manager STEVE DINARDO commented, “All of us at KBLX are excited to have TONY ROBERTS join the ENTERCOM family. His high-energy and extremely likable personality will no doubt fit right in with the MORNING DREAM TEAM.”
Originally from DETROIT, ROBETS is known as a “Comedians-Comedian” or the guy other performers love to watch work. His television career includes appearances on HBO’s DEF COMEDY JAM, SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO, and BET’s COMIC VIEW. In 1994, he received BET’s ROBIN HARRIS AWARD, for most original comic. He currently has a 1-hour comedy special titled I’M DIFFERENT available on NETFLIX.