TOPEKA, KS, July 20, 2021 – CUMULUS MEDIA announces that it has named veteran on-air personality Shawn Knight as Host of The Majic Morning Show on Topeka, KS, Adult Contemporary radio station Majic 107.7/KMAJ-FM. Knight joins Co-Host Angie Stevens on The Majic Morning Show, which airs Monday through Friday from 5:30am-10:00am.
A native of Chicago, IL, Knight has been an on-air staple for over two decades. He was most recently Assistant Brand Manager/Afternoon Host at Urban AC KISX – 107.3 KISS FM in Tyler, TX. Knight has also been heard on Urban AC WKZJ/K92.7 in Columbus, GA, on Urban station WPWX-FM/Power 92 in Chicago, IL, on WTLC/106.7FM and 1310AM in Indianapolis, IN, and on Urban/Gospel station WGCI/107.5FM and 1390AM in Chicago. He was also a weekly TV contributor on WFLD Fox 32’s Good Day Chicago. Knight currently hosts “The Shawn Knight Show Podcast.”
Amber Lee, Operations Manager and Program Director, Majic 107.7/KMAJ-FM, said: “I couldn’t be more excited to find the perfect candidate in Shawn Knight. Shawn’s national experience, coupled with his Midwest sensibilities and values, make him a fabulous fit for The Majic Morning Show.”
Shawn Knight commented: “I am very excited about joining the Cumulus Topeka family. Thank you to Nic Merenda and Amber Lee for bringing me to Mornings on Majic 107.7.”
For more information, visit: https://www.kmaj.com/.
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