Radio One Houston Names DJ Riddler MD & On-Air Talent/Mixer For KROI (92.1 Radio Now)
March 15, 2017
Radio One Houston Top 40 KROI (92.1 Radio Now) names DJ Riddler as its new Music Director and on-air talent. Riddler joins Radio One from CBS Radio's defunct Top 40 KKHH (Hot 95.7) where he served as APD/MD until December 30, 2016.
Riddler has his finger etched in the pulse of Houston's NOW music scene and lifestyle. Billboard Magazine lists him as one of the top ten selling artists of all time in the Dance/Electronic sales category for his various mix compilations, residing with the likes of Armin Van Buuren, Tiesto, Moby & many others.
Terri Thomas, OM, Radio One Houston says, “Riddler is a rock star . . . We will make some major moves in Htown! I’m thrilled to have him on the team.”
Riddler's mix shows have aired in over 15 countries, and on many American outlets including SiriusXM, iHeartRadio, Z100 and WKTU in New York; earning him the accolade of Best Radio Mix show DJ in 2010, 2011, 2013, & 2014, 2015, 2016 by the Record Industry. (Promo OnlySummer Sessions)
Riddler has officially produced and remixed projects for Pitbull, DNCE, Selena Gomez, and others; he was nominated for the Houston Press' best DJ award in 2016. As an Artist, Riddler has worked for some of the world's largest Electronic Dance Music Labels including Ultra Records, MCA/Universal, Strictly Rhythm, and Tommy Boy Records. He has held club residencies in New York, Las Vegas and has played some of the largest festivals around the world.
"We're excited to add DJ Riddler to the 92.1 Radio Now family. He brings a high level of talent and local market experience to our Top 40 product”, says Radio One Houston's VP/GM Gary Spurgeon.