MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A big name in Memphis radio is celebrating 35 years on the air.
The one-and-only Bobby O'Jay of WDIA has been program director and host for the popular morning show since 1983.
He's also served as a mentor so many others.
"Bobby O'Jay is the reason I'm here in Memphis," radio host Earle Augustus said. "He was an inspiration. We used to talk, you know I never made it over there, but you know what, I admire him. he's one of the giants in our industry, and to have 35 years in one spot, that's phenomenal."
O'Jay celebrated at a sold-out event at the Hard Rock Cafe downtown.