Memphis DJ to be first African American woman inducted into TN Radio Hall of Fame

Memphis DJ to be first African American woman inducted into TN Radio Hall of Fame
Bev Johnson (Source: TN Radio Hall of Fame)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A Memphis radio personality is making history.

WDIA broadcaster Bev Johnson will be inducted into the 2019 Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame.

Johnson will be the first African American woman to receive the honor.

She has been in the radio business for over 40 years.

I'm usually not speechless or surprised, but this amazing awesome woman surprised me today and left me with my mouth...

Posted by Bev Johnson on Monday, December 3, 2018

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