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Lou Jordan
 
 
 
 
 





 
Q & A with Lou Jordan
 
 

GROWING UP: I WAS BORN AND GREW UP IN PITTSBURGH, PA. I'M THE MIDDLE KID IN A FAMILY OF SEVEN. I HAVE 5 SISTERS AND A BROTHER.

GETTING INTO RADIO: WHEN I WAS A KID, BEFORE OUR VACATION TRIPS I WOULD ASK MY SISTERS, BROTHER AND PARENTS THEIR FAVORITE SONGS. THEN I WOULD RECORD THEM ONTO A CASSETTE AND MADE IT A REQUEST SHOW, AND PLAY IT DURING OUR TRIP. I LOVED IT AND HAD THE RADIO BUG. (AND STILL DO)

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: I WAS HIRED AS THE FIRST MORNING SHOW HOST OF A BRAND NEW RADIO STATION THAT WENT ON THE AIR IN FEBRUARY 2000.

FUNNY RADIO STORY: I WAS OUT OF RADIO FOR ABOUT 7 YEARS. THEN I GOT A PART TIME WEEKEND AIRSHIFT. MY PARENTS PAID ME A SUPRISE VISIT THAT WEEKEND. MY MOM WANTED TO GET SOME CASSETTES TO RECORD THE SHOW. I TOLD HER, IT'S BEEN YEARS SINCE I'VE DONE THIS, THAT I'LL MAKE A LOT OF MISTAKES AND MESS UP. SHE SAID I KNOW, THAT'S WHAT I WANT TO RECORD.

ONE PERSON IN HISTORY YOU WOULD LIKE TO MEET: NIKOLA TESLA

3 DINNER GUEST: ROBERTO CLEMENTE, ROBIN WILLIAMS AND MARY LOU RETTON

FAVORITE SINGER OR GROUP: ELTON JOHN, BILLIE HOLIDAY, JIM CROCE, ELVIS ,ROLLING STONES... LOVE THE 60'S AND THE 70'S MUSIC.

FAVORITE TV SHOWS: I REALLY DON'T WATCH MUCH TV. SPORTS, FOOTBALL AND BASEBALL AND ONCE IN A WHILE ANCIENT ALIENS

WORDS TO LIVE BY: DON'T SWEAT THE LITTLE THINGS, LAUGH AND ALWAYS TRY TO BE KIND TO EVERYONE

FAVORITE FOOD: ANYTHING BUT COTTAGE CHEESE AND RICE

BEVERAGE OF CHOICE: COFFEE AND ICE TEA AND WATER

HOBBIES: LISTEN TO MUSIC, BEING OUTDOORS AND PHOTOGRAPHY

GREATEST FEAR: HEIGHTS

CHARITY OF CHOICE: MAKE A WISH

SOMETHING ABOUT YOU THAT WOULD SURPRISE SUNNY 106 LISTENERS: I GREW UP IN PITTSBURGH. I WORKED AT A CONCESSION STAND IN 3 RIVERS STADIUM. I'M A DALLAS COWBOYS FAN.



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