Acclaimed Radio host of The Tom Joyner Morning Show. He became the first African-American man to be inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame in 1998.
He grew up in an educated household in Tuskegee, Alabama.
In 2004, he was the recipient of the NAB Marconi Radio Award.
He divorced his second wife in 2012 and has two sons.
He had Brian McKnight as a guest on his radio show.