TELEVISION HOST, REALITY STAR AND LIFESTYLE EXPERT
Richie Skye is a radio, television and web media personality. Born in Danville, VA, from an early age Richie was excited to deliver entertainment news. Skye received his degree from Mass Communications and graduate a degree in Advertising Management from Michigan State University. A love of music brought Skye to become a self-taught DJ. It wasn't long before music began to outpace his career, and shortly thereafter he found himself producing and spinning across the country and internationally.
Skye would eventually appear as on-air talent for WPBRadio in Baltimore, MD, interviewing celebrities Frank Gatson, Creative Director; R&B sensation, Lil Mo and more all while working in corporate America as a Marketing and Communications Specialist. Skye would go on to host the show We Speak on DCTV and later Richie on The Rocks on DCTV as well, where he interviewed local artists, television stars and activists followed by an appearance on the Emmy Nominated soap Anacostia.
Skye moved to Los Angeles in 2015 where he appeared as host on Revolt/BlackTree TV's Revolt Review. From there he worked under the guidance of media powerhouses Maria Menunos and Kevin Undergaro on Afterbuzz TV as well as Popcorn Talk Network. Richie is a host and contributor for Pop Fuzion TV’s One Minute Pop Culture as well as Guy Talk. Richie recently finished promoting his season of Bravo TV's Stripped making press rounds at Watch What Happens Live and other notable media outlets. He also co-hosted the first ever Critics' Choice Awards VR Experience and was recently announced as a 2018 American Black Film Festival ambassador.
Recently Skye, also a verified Instagram influencer, was most recently a co-host, writer and producer on Daily Flash airing on CW and FOX networks nationwide where he focused on the area's of men's fashion, technology, beverages (as a certified bartender), and pop culture/lifestyle trends, while also interviewing celebrities, artists and more. He is now a freelance Entertainment and Pop Culture expert with his own digital streaming show, Reality Talk with DJ Richie Skye which has garnered more than 12 Million views since launching in April 2019!