WFMU Ichiban, Rock and Soul with Debbie D

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Be AwarE of the she-jay

"Chatty Hatty" Leeper on WGIV was Charlotte, NC's first African American female DJ. She began her broadcast career in 1948 and went on to produce records on her own label: AwarE Records. Read all about Hattie Leeper in her own words in Chatty Hatty The Legend: The First Black Female Radio Announcer in North Carolina (Leeper Publications, 2005).