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Eddie Kadi Biography – Eddie Kadi Wiki

Eddie Kadi is a British-Congolese comedian, DJ, radio presenter and actor. He fronts The Official UK Afrobeats Chart Show on BBC Radio 1Xtra. He was the first British black comedian to headline the O2 Arena in London.

Recognised as one of the most globally celebrated stand-up personalities, Eddie’s worldwide reputation has seen him host both the official red carpet show for BET International and BET Africa in Los Angeles as well as being main stage host for the Afro Nation Festivals across the world.

He has hosted the prestigious MOBO Awards and appeared on numerous TV formats including Blankety Blank, The National Comedy Awards, Tonight with Target, +44 Presents: The Noughties Podcast, Don’t Hate the Playaz, and Road to Afro Nation: Davido Live. He also fronts The Official UK Afrobeats Chart Show on BBC Radio 1Xtra and is a Team Captain on ITV’s entertainment format Sorry I Didn’t Know.

In 2023, Eddie has been nominated for both the prestigious Royal Television Society Best Breakthrough Award and Best Breakthrough Presenter at the Edinburgh TV Awards. He is also in production for his own documentary with Channel 4.

Eddie Kadi Age

Eddie was born on 18 May 1983 in Kinshasa, Zaire. He is 40 years old as of 2023.

Eddie Kadi Wife

Is Eddie Kadi married? He isn’t married and therefore doesn’t have a wife.

Eddie Kadi Strictly Come Dancing 2023

Eddie was the fifth celebrity contestant confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2023. The news was revealed on Sunday 6 August on The Official UK Afrobeats Chart Show with Eddie Kadi, on BBC Radio 1Xtra.

Eddie said: “WOW. Anyone who knows me, understands that music and dance is so important and central to who I am. I’m so unbelievably proud and honoured that Strictly and the BBC have asked me to join the 2023 Team. I promise you, I’m going to give it everything I’ve got. This is going to be a VIBE.”

Eddie joined Amanda Abbington, Angela Rippon, Layton Williams and Krishnan Guru-Murthy in the Strictly 2023 line-up.

Eddie Kadi Height

Comedian Eddie Kadi stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (5’9″/1.75 m).


He is of African ethnicity.


Eddie Kadi’s Instagram handle is @comeddiekadi.