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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. He’s one of several world class DJs in the rotation for WBLS 107.5’s “Mix at Six”, rated #1 for 6 straight years in the NYC market. He’s made appearances on Fox 5-NY “Good Morning NY”, SiriusXM’s “Sway in the Morning” and Music Choice’s “Mixtape” and “Throwback Jams” channels. Past corporate clients include BET, Def Jam, Columbia Records, Pepsi, BMW, Lexus, Black Enterprise, Uptown Magazine, American Express, Dusse,’ Hennessy and the NFL.

Sana Kibz

Sana Akibu, well known as Sana Kibz, is a Nigerian-American Radio Host and Media Personality residing in Bronx, NYC. Since moving to New York from Maryland in 2013, Sana has appeared on national television and has been seen in campaigns for TJ Maxx, Maybelline, CW-TV, Glamour and BET. Sana has held both creative and executive positions in many areas of the beauty and fashion industry, and has worked for Estee Lauder, L'Oreal, ABTP Agency, Century 21 Dept Stores, and Target Beauty. When she isn't in front of the camera, she is behind the scenes blogging about skincare, lifestyle, and faith on her website; Sanakibz.com, where she teaches women how to look their best on a budget. Sana is also a certified digital marketing consultant that manages digital marketing campaigns for small businesses, here in America and abroad. Contact her at hello@sanakibz.com. 

Chris Mercado

Recording engineer and producer, Chris “In The Mix” Mercado has been recognized as a thought leader, contributing to the development of Urban radio’s sound for more than 25 years. He was the former Creative Services Director for 107.5 WBLS and 1190 WLIB’s New York operations, and now currently at Amazon Music, Mercado steers all audio production reaching 2.5M+ weekly listeners across the tri-state region. Honing his craft under the influence of powerhouses such as WBLS’s Steve Harvey and WLIB’s Bishop Hezekiah Walker, Yolanda Adams, and Pastor Donnie McClurkin has afforded him a wealth of life lessons directly from trusted cultural leaders. It was here his passion was not only ignited but nurtured, driving him to reinvest his skills and talent in those who follow, while continuously striving for new heights.

 
 

AFROFLAVA RADIO

 

 

“Watching the progression of the Afrobeat movement flourish in America is reminiscent of the way Hip Hop began to take over the airwaves in the 90s” - DJ Jon Quick - Creator, Co-host and Mixer - AfroFlava Radio

 

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. He’s one of several world class DJs in the rotation for WBLS 107.5’s “Mix at Six”, rated #1 for 6 straight years in the NYC market.  He’s made appearances on Fox 5-NY “Good Morning NY”, SiriusXM’s “Sway in the Morning” and Music Choice’s “Mixtape” and “Throwback Jams” channels. Past corporate clients include BET, Def Jam, Columbia Records, Pepsi, BMW, Lexus, Black Enterprise, Uptown Magazine, American Express, Dusse,’ Hennessy and the NFL. 

Sana Kibz is a Nigerian-American lifestyle model, influencer, and content creator; specializing in beauty and affordable fashion. Since moving to New York from Maryland in 2013, Sana has held both creative and professional positions in many areas of the entertainment industry. She has worked with BET, Maybelline, Glamour, Seventeen Magazine, Macys, Refinary29, and Century 21. She is also a former reality TV star on WETV's hit show 'Hustle & Soul', and the Host/creator of her YouTube show 'Beauty & Brains TV', where she discusses entrepreneurship, beauty, and hot topics with fellow NYC women. 

These two NYC media darlings have come together like Voltron as co-hosts for AfroFlava Radio, one of the most highly anticipated mixshows primed to hit the airwaves in a very long time. 

Produced by industry veteran Chris “In The Mix” Mercado, AfroFlava is a weekly hybrid mixshow that’s dedicated to the infusion of Afrobeat music in America. At any given time on the Billboard charts you can find the powerful inpact of Afrobeat.  Afrobeat artist followings on Spotify, YouTube and other social media and streaming platforms are in the millions. This is more than music but rather a cultural movement and the timing of this show is perfect! Every week  Jon Quick will be rockin’ hit music from the African diaspora as well as Afrobeat influenced music from American artists. You can count on hearing your favorite Afrobeat artists like Davido, Wizkid, Tekno, DJ Tunez, Yemi Alade, Timaya, Tiwa Savage in the mix as well artists like Drake, Beyonce, French Montana and other American artists who’ve embraced the sounds from the motherland.  Not only will we deliver music but Sana Kibz will also conduct exclusive interviews with the hitmakers and share news relevant to the culture.  

 

Be on the look out for AfroFlava Radio! Be sure to request the show on your favorite radio station!

Social Media: AfroFlava Radio 

IG: @Afroflava_radio   

Twitter: @Afroflava_radio

Facebook: Afroflava Radio

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DJ Jon Quick - IG: @djjonquick  Twitter: @SuperheroDJ 

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Sana Kibz - IG: @sanakibz   Twitter: @SanaKibz 

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