TRENDING IN He measures about an 188 cm, which is around 6 feet and 2 inches tall. His stage name derives from his formerly large build, which he modified through duodenal switch surgery in 2003, leading to a nearly fatal weight loss of over 250 pounds.[1]. BET.com is your No. At the age of 2, his family moved and settled in Los Angeles, and some time later his parents got divorced. On July 27, 2010, sidekick Tattoo left the show. [citation needed]. Click here to subscribe to our newsletter. Stream the best podcasts from your favorite stations, A collection the most informative podcast episodes to get you up to speed and for Election Day 2020. Big Boy was born in Chicago, Illinois in September 1969. var theMaxScreenNum=1; var isInfinite=false; Copyright © 2020 Celebrity Biography Wiki. If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks then look no further. [2], Big Boy has been named Personality of the Year four times by the Radio Music Awards[citation needed] and three times by Radio and Records magazine. [4] Also, Big Boy voiced himself in the 2005 Disney Channel Original Movie, The Proud Family Movie as a host of Wizard Kelly Radio. He also debuted in acting roles, featuring in movies and TV shows like Malibu’s Most Wanted, Longest yard, The Players Club, and Charlie’s Angels, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Fastlane, I Love New York, Entourage, etc. STREAM EXCLUSIVE ORIGINALS, TYLER PERRY AND CLASSIC HITS, Madea’s Farewell The Play - Virtual Museum. The show launched nationally on August 20 and is also now called The Big Boy's Neighborhood Morning Show. He started to learn DJ-ing and though about making a career in music, although he didn’t have any particular musical talents. iHeart owns crosstown Urban Contemporary station Real 92.3 KRRL. Look how LOVELY they are. Born and raised in the US, he is an American by nationality and belongs to black ethnicity. Every weekday afternoon, the hosts of All Things Considered help you consider the major stories of the day in less than 15 minutes, featuring the reporting and storytelling resources of NPR. Trump Declares Day of Remembrance on Same Day as Día de los Muertos. Big Boy is The Voice of LA and the host of Big Boy’s Neighborhood on Real 92.3 in Los Angeles. Trump Declares Day of Remembrance on Same Day as Día de los Muertos. On November 24, 2010, Big Boy made a special guest performance in Vicente Fernández's concert at the Gibson Amphitheatre performing "Aca Entre Nos". 397.9k Followers, 123 Following, 11.6k Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Big Boy's Neighborhood (@bigboysneighborhood) Samantha Knowles Draws Attention to Black Hair Discrimination, Fans Will Not Be Happy About This Male R&B Singer Calling Out Beyoncé, SZA And Cardi B, Hip-Hop Reacts To The Tragic Death Of Leah LaBelle, Michelle Obama Hilariously Breaks Down Why Melania Trump's Inauguration Gift Exchange Appeared So Awkward, This 13-Year-Old Cheerleader Serving Some Serious Sassy Face Is Taking Over Twitter As Everyone's New Favorite Meme, Man Films Racist Old Navy Encounter Where Store Managers Accused Him Of Stealing The Jacket He Wore To The Store, Why Kobe Bryant’s Daughters Were Appointed New Guardians, After Joseline Hernandez Breaks Down Over Losing Custody, Stevie J Issues Petty Response, Pregnant Ciara And Her Family Crush 'Something New' Choreography In Adorable Tik Tok Video, Get Exclusive Tyler Perry Content and More With BET+, It's a Woman's World in American Gangster: Trap Queens, Saving Our Selves: A BET COVID-19 Relief Effort Special. I'm hurt. 1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music. Big Boy is The Voice of LA and the host of Big Boy’s Neighborhood on Real 92.3 in Los Angeles. [9], An XL Life: Staying Big at Half the Size, by Big Boy, "Surgery Not 'A Magic Pill' For Obese Patients", http://www.radiohof.org/index_htm_files/161613.png, "Suit Alleging Breach-Of-Contract Filed Against Radio Host 'Big Boy,' Report Says", http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/hip-hop/7271782/big-boy-radio-show-premiere-networks, https://www.billboard.com/articles/business/8464368/fuse-media-iheartmedia-televise-big-boys-neighborhood-radio-show, Kevin in the Morning with Allie and Jensen, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Big_Boy_(radio_host)&oldid=986516405, People from Los Angeles County, California, Articles with sections that need to be turned into prose from July 2017, Articles with unsourced statements from July 2008, Articles with unsourced statements from August 2011, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 1 November 2020, at 10:19.