ABOUT THE SHOW
AfroFlava Radio is a weekly Afrobeats-themed radio show hosted on the #1 R&B FM station in New York City; 107.5 WBLS. With over 3 million listeners weekly, this radio station has been the pioneer of R&B music in NYC for over 40 years.
AfroFlava Radio began in June 2019 and is the ONLY Afrobeats-themed radio show in a major US market. The show is hosted by NYC legendary celebrity; DJ Jon Quick, and Nigerian media maven; Sana Kibz. AfroFlava brings you all the hottest African hit songs and interviews from your favorite African superstars.
Produced by industry veteran Chris “In The Mix” Mercado, AfroFlava is a weekly hybrid mixshow that’s dedicated to the infusion of African music in America. At any given time on the Billboard charts you can find the powerful impact of Afrobeats climbing up the charts while making its way into our homes. This is more than music, but rather a cultural movement!
Every Friday night Jon Quick will be rockin’ hit music from the African diaspora as well as Afrobeats influenced music from American artists. You can count on hearing your favorite African artists like Davido, Wizkid, Tekno, DJ Tunez, Yemi Alade, Timaya, Tiwa Savage and many more in the mix, as well as artists like Drake, Beyonce, French Montana, and more that have embraced the sounds from the motherland. Not only will we deliver music, but we will also have dynamic interviews hosted by Sana Kibz while also sharing news relevant to the culture.
Be on the lookout for AfroFlava Radio! Be sure to request the show on your favorite radio station!
DJ Jon Quick
Superhero DJ Jon Quick is an NYC legendary celebrity DJ who has spun for the likes of Beyonce, Jay Z, Jerome Bettis and Michael Strahan to name a few...
Sana Akibu aka “Sana Kibz” is a Nigerian-American Radio Host and Media Personality residing in Bronx, NYC...
Recording engineer and producer, Chris “In The Mix” Mercado has been recognized as a thought leader, contributing to the development of Urban radio’s...