On Friday, July 24, The Steve Harvey Morning Show will broadcast a special four-hour tribute to Michael Jackson. Harvey, a long-time friend of Jackson, will welcome the following celebrity guests and join them in sharing uplifting thoughts and memories of the King of Pop: Jamie Foxx, Rev. Al Sharpton, Kobe Bryant, Robin Thicke, John Legend, Magic Johnson, Wayne Brady, Anthony Hamilton, Anthony Anderson, Bill Bellamy, Stephen A. Smith, Musiq Soulchild, Eddie Levert, Chrisette Michele, Tank and many more. Airing live from 6 - 10 a.m. ET, the special will also feature Jackson’s hit songs from throughout his career.
Nationally syndicated by Premiere Radio Networks, The Steve Harvey Morning Show is heard on more than 60 radio stations by approximately six million weekly listeners, and it’s the number-one syndicated morning show in the top 25 metro markets with Persons 12+, Adults 25-54, Adults 18-34, Adults 18-49 and Women 25-54 (Source: Arbitron, WI'09, MSA, Exact Times, AQH T 25 Metros).
About Steve Harvey
Harvey began doing stand-up comedy in the mid-1980s. His success as a stand-up comedian led to a WB network show, The Steve Harvey Show, which ran from 1996 to 2002 and was a huge hit, winning multiple NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series and one for Outstanding Comedy Series. In 1997, Harvey continued his work in stand-up comedy, touring as one of the Kings of Comedy, along with Cedric the Entertainer, D.L. Hughley and Bernie Mac. The comedy act would later be featured in the film by Spike Lee called The Original Kings of Comedy. In 2009, Harvey released his first book, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man – his ultimate guide for women dealing with men on their terms, on their turf and in their way. The book has garnered international success, including more than 20 weeks at #1 on the New York Times Best Sellers list. Harvey is widely known as the host of The Steve Harvey Morning Show. Syndicated by Premiere Radio Networks, the program combines heart, humor, music and celebrities from the world of sports and entertainment. Harvey is joined on the show by Shirley Strawberry, Carla Ferrell and his “Nephew Tommy.” Harvey also works to benefit communities around the country with his annual Hoodie Awards, Disney’s Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and The Steve Harvey Foundation. For more information, please visit www.PremiereRadio.com or www.SteveHarvey.com.