Rocky Turner (Rock-T)
On The National Syndicated Rickey Smiley Morning Radio Show, Rock-T is the show’s sports editor, known for his mischievous “Jokes of the Day” and other playful antics. Rocky began his career as a professional baseball player with the New York Mets. After his Baseball Career, he transitioned to Dallas radio where he contributed #1 On-Air Ratings on K104fm & 97.9 The Beat in every Time Slot: Morning Drive, Mid Days, Afternoon Drive and Nights. He Launched his Television Career as host of the popular hip hop series, “Dance Club 21″ which aired on CBS Affiliate TXA 21.
Now you can see Rock-T Daily on the #1 Ranked TV Show “DISH NATION” on FOX TV. In addition to national radio and television, Rock T has been host to several national programs and events such as the 2011 Sprite Step Off Competition, Coca Cola at Essence Festival, McDonald’s Flavor Battle, NFL Superbowl, Kobe vs LeBron Sprite Uncontainable event at NBA All Star, NBA Jam Session, Red Bull King of the Rock, Red Bull FlugTag, McDonald’s CIAA Super Saturday, Vitamin Water, Verizon Wireless, AT&T and Metro PCS.
He is Founder of The Rock-T Youth Foundation which Powers STOMP WARS, The Nations #1 Rated Youth Step Competition & Teen Summit. His Annual HOOPS FOR HOPE Youth Basketball Tournament draws over 150 teams from all over the country. The Rock-T Youth Foundation is a non-profit organization providing positive influences for youth, dedicated to breaking the bondage of mental imprisonment and writing new productive chapters through artistic mediums and athletics. Rock-T is the Ambassador of Success For Teens- S.W.A.G. youth program, Safe 4 Kind and Safe Tips (Anti-Bullying) & KP Scholars,making a phenomenal impact in school districts across the country.
Rock-T Lives by the motto: “NO EXCUSES! GET IT DONE”!