Whether getting the nightlife crowd hyped, opening for headlining artists at concerts or entertaining the masses while he is on the radio, people are guaranteed to have a good time when “Big Ray is in the building”!!!!
His charismatic energy, comedic personality and distinctive voice easily command full attention.
Big Ray has been in the music industry since 1988. in 2000 he kicked off his career as morning show co-host on Fly 92.3 (WFLY), a top 40 station in Albany, NY. In  Fly’s Sister station JAMZ 96.3 (WAJZ) believed in his ability to transcend the airwaves and The Big Ray Morning Show was born. Big Ray has been the voice of night life in Atlanta, rocking clubs and hosting sold out concerts. Now with his new home at Majic 1075/975 Big Ray and the Night Rider experience from 2-6am he’s sure to keep the ATL up all night Cigars is his passion and music is his life
The Steve Harvey Morning Show is hosted by one of America’s funniest and most popular comics. The Steve Harvey Morning Show is not only uplifting, inspirational and motivating, but it also covers topical issues and community concerns that touch everyone. Since it’s tenure The Steve Harvey Morning Show has captured huge ratings and loyal listeners. Guests included chart-topping artists, award-winning celebrities, and American Idols.
Harvey is joined by Shirley Strawberry, J Anthony, Junior, Carla Ferrell and his Nephew Tommy. Steve Harvey, a multi-media star and one of the original “Kings of Comedy,” brings his own brand of original showmanship to radio!
Shirley Strawberry, official co-host of The Steve Harvey Morning Show began her radio relationship with Steve in 2000. Steve himself dubbed Shirley “the Best Voice in Radio.”
Nephew Tommy has captivated audiences across the country as an accomplished actor and comedian. His television work consists of appearances on Showtime at the Apollo, BET’s Comic View, Sister,Sister, and The Parkers. After having opened for Steve Harvey previously, Harvey recruited Thomas to play the role of his nephew on The Steve Harvey Morning Show.
Carla “The Boss” has been involved with radio for several years both behind the scenes and on the mic. She hosted and produced programs as well as acted as the Program Director for stations in some of the top markets across the U.S.
Kier Spates, a native of Houston Texas, has to be one of the funniest comics you will ever encounter. He has traveled the globe with such greats as Aretha Franklin, Lyfe Jennings, Music soul Child, Frankie Beverly and Maze, Gerald Levert, Anita Baker and Anthony Hamilton. In 2005, he toured as one of the primary acts on the “Rickey Smiley and Friends Show”. In addition to all of this named above, he has also done military tours; the USO Tours to Japan and Bahrain. Kier has also managed to dominate the stage on the college scenes as well. His standup has been embraced on the campuses of University of Southern LA, Texas A&M, University of Houston, University of North Texas and Texas Southern University. The list just goes on and on. These performances have commanded accolades on the “Improv” circuit all over the United States.
Kier Spates has also had many on screen television appearances, as well. BET’s “Comic View” and “Getting Paid” are just a couple that received rave reviews. We must not forget “Dre” in Barbershop Blues with New Edition’s – Ralph Tresvant. He has traveled with many hit stage plays as well. One of his most notable accounts was “Confessions” starring the late Gerald Levert, Kelly Price and Tommy Ford. Steve Harvey has now made Kier Spates a regular member of the Steve Harvey Morning Show, He delivers daily funny tips as Junior at 7:48AM EST, Monday through Thursday on the Steve Harvey Morning Show. Junior is also the spokesperson for the popular dating site Locateyourlove.com. Finally, you can catch Junior as the opening act on Steve Harvey’s Grand Finale Comedy Tour. Critics everywhere have responded by calling Junior “THE NEXT BIG THING IN STAND-UP COMEDY”.
Kier Spates is truly a force to be reckoned with. His motto to date is unforgettable. So when you think of this up and coming, stand up comedic great, please remember his belief that laughter doeth the heart good like medicine. And in the words of Kier himself:
“This Just Got Serious”
TQ The Queen has been in the broadcasting industry for the past 20 years. She has spent most of her time in the Promotions, Production and Programming departments. TQ The Queen is the Local Producer for all of the morning syndicated shows in Atlanta including The Steve Harvey Morning Show, The Russ Parr Morning Show, Get Up Mornings with Erica Campbell & Griff and The Rickey Smiley morning show, On Air Saturdays from 2-6 p.m. and is the Programming Assistant. You can also listen to her Enjoying the Journey podcast on majicatl.com where she gives you a dose of positive energy.
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