Meet Charlamagne Tha God—One Of The Most Renowned Media Personalities In America


Officially known as Lenard McKelvey, Charlamagne tha God is a radio personality, a television host of an American channel, and an author. He began his career as an intern at a radio show where he has grown to become one of the most renowned media personalities in America. Apart from his journalism profession, Charlamagne tha God has always stirred in several TV series and movies including the Guy Court, the Girl Code, and the Guy Code.


His career

Charlamagne tha God began his career in South Carolina as an intern on the radio. He co-hosted a show with Wendy Williams who influenced his fast growth in the industry. Later, he would become an admired show host, interviewing big hip hop artists including Kanye West and Puff Daddy. Apart from being a journalist, Charlemagne tha God furthered his talent by being an actor. Since 2012, he has appeared in a lot of series and movie shows including the Guy Code which is a comedy series and ‘Inside the label’ which was aired on BET. Between 2013 and 2014, the talented journalist hosted the New Year’s MTV event in New York.


His recent interview in HBCU

In an interview held by HBCU 468 podcast in 2018, the media personality discussed his book, Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me, with Bill Rhoden. He discussed the challenges that a radio host faces as well as his past struggles with anxiety. Charlamagne tha God noted that he has attended therapies over the years to become a better person and treat his PTSD condition. He also highlighted that the book saluted many hip-hop songs which acknowledge the struggles of black Americans to become achievers. Go Here for more information.


About Charlemagne tha God

Currently, the media personality is 37 years old and is married with two daughters and another on the way. Married in 2014, his wife, Jessica, is known to be his longtime friend and childhood sweetheart. Charlamagne tha God recently released a book, Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It, which has become a best-seller in the New York Times. His net worth, as of 2017, is $10 million.




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