Charlamagne Tha God

Celebrating Black History Month: Charlamagne

Charlamagne Tha God, born Lenard McKelvey, grew up in the small town of Moncks Corner, South Carolina. While starting his career on the air in Columbia, S.C., Charlamagne received attention for his “shock jock” interview style as a host on Hot103.9 (WHXT-FM).His controversial interviews and skits drew the attention of radio personality Wendy Williams, who took him under her wing….