First Lady Khris Raye
More than just another voice on the Radio
"First Lady" Khris Raye comes to Radio One Indianapolis’ from Chicago, where she was the host of "Whispers In The Dark" on top-rated WGCI-FM. Born and raised on Chicago's Southside, First Lady started her career over 27 years ago singing "House Music and working at WGCI-FM as the first female mixer on the radio in Chicago. Since that time, First Lady has done radio stints in New York, Milwaukee, and Michigan. She is also the recipient of the 2006 Billboard Hip Hop and R&B Radio Award UAC APD/MD of the year for a large market. Currently, First Lady is handling multiple responsibilities including being Program Director of the 2010 Stellar Award and DOVE Award Station of the Year AM1310 The Light WTLC-AM, she is the first woman to hold that position, as well as, Midday Personality, Asst. Program Director and Music Director for UAC WTLC-FM.
First Lady and her hubby/best friend, Hugo have been together for 16 years and have 3 beautiful teenage daughters between them Khumare 21, Ciah 18 and Kristyn 16. First Lady's motto is: "THINK BEFORE YOU ACT BECAUSE, WHAT YOU DO DOESN’T JUST AFFECT YOU…
My secrets to success are simple; staying true to my brand, lots of community involvement, knowing the lifestyle of my listeners, supporting my team by listening to their ideas and developing their on-air talents, (they are the voice of the inspirational community) and my FAITH IN GOD.