The Weekend Krackdown is a weekly show hosted by radio host Headkrack from the Rickey Smiley Morning Show. Each week features a variety of co-hosts as they discuss the top urban/pop culture events of the week
Miabelle is a New York City based personality, producer, and writer with a love for music, art, and culture! Her experience has ranged from providing content to community newspapers, and major digital + print publications such as Complex Media, Vibe Magazine, HOT 97/WBLS, and more. Miabelle started off as an intern and worked her way up to becoming an on-air talent in NYC; not only does she have a deep love for the sounds that built Hip Hop and R&B music, Miabelle’s Haitian descent plays a huge role in how she connects with people all over the Tristate area. Miabelle graduated from Hunter College in NYC with a Bachelors degree in Media Studies/ Journalism, and went on to receive a Masters degree in Publishing from Pace University. Some of Miabelle’s biggest interviews include Hip Hop legend Raekwon of the Wu Tang Clan, Da Brat, Boosie Badazz, Nicole Ari Parker, Boris Kodjoe and more. All in all Miabelle makes it a point to keep it 100% with her audience by sharing personal stories, and hitting topics that allow people to be fun, honest, and comfortable in their skin.
The Afternoon Wave With DJ Caesar
DJ Caesar is one of the most versatile and hardworking DJs in the industry. He comes from Panamanian roots but was raised in Burlington, NJ. Growing up in the U.S. while living in a Spanish speaking home exposed him to various genres of music ultimately influencing his love of diversity within music and decision to become a DJ.
After co-hosting a college radio show in 2006, he caught the radio bug and began to pursue his career. In 2008, while attending the Connecticut School of Broadcasting in Cherry Hill, NJ, he landed an internship at 100.3 The Beat in Philadelphia. His dedication and desire to learn every aspect of radio and broadcasting impressed management and he was offered a permanent position as a Promotions Assistant. After a year, Caesar took a chance and quit to pursue his goal of becoming an on air personality and DJ.
Shortly thereafter, DJ Caesar was hired as an intern at Sirius XM. Taking the initiative to learn board operations as an intern opened the door for a new opportunity. After completing his internship with Sirius XM in 2010, he was hired as a board operator and worked with various stations within Sirius. Admiring his drive and motivation his superiors, once again promoted him. In 2013 Caesar was awarded his own two-hour hip-hop show on Sirius XM’s Shade 45 titled #WeekendWork, co-hosted with Coach PR, every Saturday morning from 10am-12pm. #WeekendWork is a wildly popular two hour segment that is an ode to the hip-hop culture and its lifestyle.
DJ Bran was raised in the First State of Delaware. Bran was at the young age of 10 when he discovered his life’s calling in music. By following the example set by his father, a local jockey, DJ Bran had the foundation to propel his career forward in music. Once Bran got started, his momentum continually increased as he created a concrete local following which evolved as he moved crowds from coast to coast. After entertaining crowds of all ages and demographics, Bran was considered a prodigy and a leader amongst his peers, where he was later dubbed “The Youngest in Charge”.
With countless hours of perfecting his craft, networking, and by generating a buzz in all social circles, DJ Bran laid the groundwork to become a household name as an entertainer. Bran’s work ethic was instrumental in developing his resume that covers performances at countless nightclubs, Colleges and Universities, and residency at Delaware’s KISS 101.7. Bran earned numerous accolades and featured placements across different media outlets such as “XXL” and “GQ” Magazine, BET’s 106 & Park, along with guest mixshow appearances that cover multiple markets, both local and abroad, like SiriusXM’s Shade45.
Currently, DJ Bran is the official tour DJ for the leader of the Dreamchasers imprint, Maybach Music Group’s own, Meek Mill. In result, DJ Bran has performed for hundreds of thousands of people at different iconic venues and arenas around the globe. When it comes to DJ Bran, his story proves that the possibilities are endless and he won’t slow down.
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