Tony Redz Biography – Tony Redz Wiki
Tony Redz also known as Mr. 24/7, was a radio DJ and host. He began his career in radio at Radio One’s WKYS 93.9 FM in 1997. In 2000, he moved to CBS Radio’s WPGC 95.5 FM. In 2003, he landed a management deal with Violator Records.
He hosted over a thousand concerts as well as guest appear on BET’s 106 & Park, guest host on TV One’s News One Now with Roland Martin mutiple times, and take part in the BET Experience red carpet in Los Angeles, Calif.
He interviewed actors and recording artists including Usher, Wale, T.I., T-Pain, Trey Songz, Dru Hill, Sevyn Streeter, Tinashe, Jennifer Hudson, Tank, Diggy Simmons, Remy Ma, August Alsina, Tray Chaney of “The Wire”, David Correy of “X Factor”, and countless others, according to an online profile.
Redz graduated from Howard University where he majored in journalism and minored in theater. He also studied acting at Howard Community College. He graduated from Springbrook High School in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Tony Redz Age
Tony Redz’s age is unclear. He was born and raised in Southeast D.C.
Tony Redz Death
Redz died on May 29, 2020. WPGC morning radio show host and FOX 5 contributor Sunni And The City confirmed his death on Twitter. Sunni tweeted: “Got a call from DJ Flexx that shattered my heart. Can’t believe our former colleague Tony Redz has passed away. Way too young. Prayers to his family. Unbelievable.”
DJ Heat tweeted: “Taken aback by the news. Rest peacefully to my former radio colleage Tony Redz. Prayers to his family.”
“The Wire” actor Tray Chaney tweeted: “I can’t process this right now…..looking at this pic then listening to a piece of our interview when you first heard my music & automatically played it & interviewed me live on the radio….RIP TONY REDZ aka Mr 24/7 this really hit me….2020 is hitting me from all angles Crying face.”
Tony Redz Cause of Death
Tony Redz’s cause of death was not revealed. However, his friend wrote on Facebook that Redz had suffered a heart attack on May 28.
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