A web based bio for the gifted interviewer reveals that he studied performing at Howard Group Faculty earlier than transferring to the College of D.C. He finally landed at Howard College, a traditionally black faculty.
However as a substitute of turning into a movie or TV star, Tony made a profession out of interviewing celebrities, and his choice to pivot into music resulted in him rubbing shoulders with the likes of Cardi B, Usher, T-Ache, Trey Songz, Tinashe, Jennifer Hudson, Remy Ma, and lots of others.
In an interview for the documentary Sounds of the Summer season, Tony defined why he devoted a lot time to selling new musicians on his radio reveals. “I bought right into a rap group the place we was capable of go on tour and, you recognize, expertise the world,” he mentioned.
“Once I was in different cities, I seen issues like they put their native artists on the radio they usually had a platform of their metropolis, and it made the artists be ok with what they do and their craft,” he shared. “So I felt if I ever bought on the radio… that’s what I might do for my metropolis.”
Our ideas are with Tony’s household and pals throughout this troublesome time.