About Rickey Smiley Morning Show

Comedian. Television host. Movie Star. Top-rated syndicated Radio Personality. Father of 6. For over 20 years. Rickey Smiley is one of the most beloved performers in American media, earning a reputation for delivering boundless laughter on-air, on-stage, and on-screen. Every morning, millions of Americans in nearly 60 cities listen to Rickey Smiley and his 6 outrageous cast members on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.” His interviews with major celebrities, social political awareness and trademark prank phone calls have made Smiley one of the most listened to radio personalities in history. Rickey Smiley’s down home southern humor, opting to use insight rather than vulgarity to get laughs, is at the core of his success. His audiences are treated to such original characters as “Mrs. Bernice Jenkins”, “Lil’ Darrl,” “Joe Willie” and “Beauford.” Smiley is known for his clean comedic style and his reputation to sell out venues across the country. To movie audiences, Smiley is best known for “All About The Benjamins” and “Friday After Next”. He’s recorded 8 best selling CDs including iTunes #1 Best Selling Comedy Album, “Rickey Smiley- Prank Calls Number 6”. On television he”s hosted BET’s “Open Casket Sharp” and “Comic View”, appeared on “Showtime At The Apollo,” “Uptown Comedy Club”, HBO’s “Def Comedy Jam”and “Snaps”. Smiley graduated from Alabama State University, became KBFB’s (Dallas) morning show personality in 2004, and soon moved his show to WHTA Atlanta. When not performing, Smiley is the ultimate devoted father, single-handedly raising 6 kids, the subject of a soon to be released parenting book. QUOTE: “Success is when preparation meets opportunity”

Swizz Beatz flew to London to celebrate his daughter Nicole’s 3rd birthday. Nicole’s mother is British singer Jahna Sebastian. Swizz brought along his sons:  Nasir (with an unnamed woman) and Kasseem, Jr. (with Mashonda). His 7-month-old son Egypt (with Alicia Keys) didn’t make the trip. While we don’t approve of Swizz’s shady, womanizing ways (Nicole […]

Leona Lewis covered Rihanna’s latest single “Man Down” while on BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge recently. On air, she combined a reggae version of her hit song “Better In Time” with RiRi’s musical tale of killing a man and asking for forgiveness. “Man Down” is growing on us, but we must say Leona’s voice sounds […]

Amber Rose and Kanye West had a bitter, nasty break-up according to Kanye who still takes shots at the bald beauty. After a recent Coachella performance that sparked a world of controversy, Amber Rose told King Magazine “It’s just unfortunate that he said that in the song ’cause that’s not the lyrics. I can say […]

Drake is trying to keep up with the Joneses James’. He spent $200,000 at the Tryst Wynn Las Vegas night club on Champagne and Red Bull. He purchased 16 Dom Perignons, 4 Vueve Clicquot, 23 Fiji waters and tons of Red Bull! Lebron James just spent almost the same amount in Vegas last week! They […]

We reported earlier that Beyonce shut the 2011 Billboard Awards down, with her first live performance of “Run The World, Girls.” We weren’t the only people impressed with the intense choreography and wardrobe; celebs took to Twitter to express their most-utter approval of Bey’s routine! Missy Elliott: BEYONCE go awwf! Wow!!! All i can say! […]

“M-Bone” of Cali Swag District was killed two weeks ago in a drive-by shooting that rocked the urban world. Cali Swag District have continued their music careers but not before they recorded a tribute song for their fallen group member. The song “Hot To Do That” features the lyrics “Then a ni**a did you wrong/ […]

Last night the Miami Heat went one game up on the Chicago Bulls beating them 96-85 in game three of the Eastern Conference Finals. Chris Bosh went 13 for 18 and scored 34 points, while Lebron James added to his teams total with 22. Dwayne Wade was also a big contributor, scoring 17 points and […]

Esperanza Spalding is featured in the May 2011 issue of InStyle magazine. The bass-playing jazz singer who rightfully won the Best New Artist Grammy Award this year (instead of Justin Bieber), wears neon looks from Michael Kors, Prada and Jil Sander. If you still don’t know who she is, get familiar: Who Is Esperanza Spalding? […]

Nicki Minaj performed “Super Bass” at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards last night. Beyonce, of course, stole the show with her first televised performance of “Run The World (Girls)” but Nicki, flanked by her back-up dancers dressed as sailors, brought out a surprise guest: Britney Spears! The two ladies finished the show with their “Till […]

Kelly Rowland is just one of the celebs who set the 2011 Billboard Awards red carpet on fire. Kelly can be seen rocking a fuschia skin tight Herve Ledger dress that put everyone else’s ensemble to shame! Rihanna wore a sexy white jumpsuit and Keri Hilson stood out in a lime-green, yellow dress. Rihanna & Britney […]