Veteran radio talent MC Marcus Chapman has joined the air staff of Radio One’s Hip-Hop station KBFB-FM 97.9 The Beat in Dallas. MC will host the Saturday night 10pm to 2am mix show known as the “Saturday Night Beat Down Mix” as well as fill-ins during other weekday and weekend dayparts. Chapman previously worked at WGCI-FM in Chicago, WTLC-FM in Indianapolis, and KKDA-FM in Dallas.
In addition to his radio presence, Marcus is also a music historian with a forthcoming book entitled “The Coolest Music Book Ever Made aka The MC 500″. The music guide features informative write-ups for 500 songs released during a 40 + year period, and includes over 250 different artists from various genres including R&B, funk, hip-hop, hard rock, soft rock, jazz, disco, house, heavy metal, and reggae.