About Rickey Smiley Morning Show

Comedian. Television host. Movie Star. Top-rated syndicated Radio Personality. Father of 6. For over 20 years. Rickey Smiley is one of the most beloved performers in American media, earning a reputation for delivering boundless laughter on-air, on-stage, and on-screen. Every morning, millions of Americans in nearly 60 cities listen to Rickey Smiley and his 6 outrageous cast members on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.” His interviews with major celebrities, social political awareness and trademark prank phone calls have made Smiley one of the most listened to radio personalities in history. Rickey Smiley’s down home southern humor, opting to use insight rather than vulgarity to get laughs, is at the core of his success. His audiences are treated to such original characters as “Mrs. Bernice Jenkins”, “Lil’ Darrl,” “Joe Willie” and “Beauford.” Smiley is known for his clean comedic style and his reputation to sell out venues across the country. To movie audiences, Smiley is best known for “All About The Benjamins” and “Friday After Next”. He’s recorded 8 best selling CDs including iTunes #1 Best Selling Comedy Album, “Rickey Smiley- Prank Calls Number 6”. On television he”s hosted BET’s “Open Casket Sharp” and “Comic View”, appeared on “Showtime At The Apollo,” “Uptown Comedy Club”, HBO’s “Def Comedy Jam”and “Snaps”. Smiley graduated from Alabama State University, became KBFB’s (Dallas) morning show personality in 2004, and soon moved his show to WHTA Atlanta. When not performing, Smiley is the ultimate devoted father, single-handedly raising 6 kids, the subject of a soon to be released parenting book. QUOTE: “Success is when preparation meets opportunity”

Maryland Governor Wes Moore has announced a historic move to pardon over 175,000 convictions related to marijuana, according to an announcement from his office on Monday. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). In a statement posted on social media, Governor Moore expressed his humility and […]

Marsha Ambrosius, the acclaimed singer, songwriter, and advocate from the UK, recently stopped by the morning show to discuss her latest project and personal journey. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). Fans are buzzing with excitement for her new album, “CASABLANCO,” set to drop on […]

Donald Trump has often been accused of prioritizing his political ambitions over the well-being of his rallygoers. This idea was reinforced during a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Sunday. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). Held at Sunset Park in the blistering heat, with […]

Beyoncé’s absence from the public eye since April has raised concerns within the music industry. Speculation suggests that Beyoncé and her husband, Jay-Z, might be avoiding the spotlight due to the ongoing scandal involving Sean Combs, also known as Diddy. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and […]

MLH Touring Inc., the company behind Lauryn Hill’s Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill Anniversary Tour, is facing legal trouble for breach of contract. Eighteentwentysix LLC, a California service provider, has filed a lawsuit against MLH Touring Inc. for nearly $60,000 in unpaid services and other compensatory demands. This marks the first legal action related to Hill’s […]

The recent marriage of 63-year-old Bishop Dwight Reed to 19-year-old Jordan Goodlett has ignited a fiery debate about age gaps in relationships, power dynamics, and the appropriateness of such unions. Reed’s third marriage, announced in 2022, has resurfaced in the public eye due to a video recording from that time, where Reed defended his marriage […]

Nicki Minaj was released from custody on Saturday after Dutch police arrested her for allegedly exporting soft drugs, fining her and allowing her to “continue her journey” per local authorities. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). The 41-year-old rapper, traveling from Amsterdam to Manchester for […]

Rapper Sean Kingston was arrested in California following a SWAT raid on his rented South Florida mansion, the Broward County Sheriff’s Office announced on Thursday. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). Kingston, 34, whose real name is Kisean Anderson, was taken into custody “without incident” […]

“The Ms. Pat Show” on BET+ is back with Season 4, bringing laughter and relatable family humor to audiences everywhere. Premiering on May 23, 2024, the Emmy-nominated series showcases Ms. Pat’s candid wit and comedic prowess as she navigates life in suburban Indiana. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for […]

Amber Rose sparked controversy when she posted a photo with former President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, captioned “Trump 2024.” Despite facing backlash, Rose stood her ground, stating, “Lmaooo y’all think Biden cares about black ppl??? Sad. Do your research.” Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive […]

Saweetie, the 30-year-old rapper, recently sat down for an interview while promoting her new single “Nani.” During the conversation, she opened up about her struggles before achieving fame, including a period when she was homeless and couch surfing in L.A. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and […]

The House Oversight Committee was thrown into disarray on Thursday evening when Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) made a comment that sparked a heated exchange with Rep. Jasmine Crockett (D-Texas). The tension escalated quickly, with Crockett questioning Greene’s understanding of the hearing’s purpose, to which Greene responded with a comment about Crockett’s appearance, saying, “I […]