Hip-hop pioneer Roxanne Shante to launch new show on LL COOL J’s channel

“Have A Nice Day” with Roxanne Shante featuring DJ Sylk, new daily show, to launch on October 8.

Caitlin Carter
October 4, 2018

Hip-hop pioneer Roxanne Shante will host a new, three-hour daily show exclusively on LL COOL J’s Rock The Bells Radio on SiriusXM.

“Have A Nice Day” with Roxanne Shante featuring DJ Sylk, a daily show that will introduce listeners to hip-hop history and classic moments. The show will also include Shante and DJ Sylk providing an entertaining take on the biggest pop culture headlines as well the current events in hip-hop and more.

“I am so excited to be coming to SiriusXM and listen as I teach, preach and reach,” said Roxanne Shante. “I am looking forward to rocking your ears, rocking your world and being the one you rock with daily on LL COOL J’s Rock The Bells. That’s a lot of rocking. I’m Roxanne Shante and Have a Nice Day.”

“Have A Nice Day” with Roxanne Shante featuring DJ Sylk premieres Monday, October 8, at 4 pm ET on Rock The Bells Radio, via satellite on channel 43 through the SiriusXM app on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online.

“Shante represents classic hip hop culture to the fullest,” said LL COOL J. “She’s one of the wittiest freestylers to ever touch a mic! I’m grateful to set off our live programming with a true OG. Sky’s the limit! She and DJ Sylk will help make sure Rock The Bells fans really do Have A Nice Day!”

Born and raised in Queens, New York, Roxanne Shante is a hip hop musician and rapper. Roxanne Shante’s “Roxanne’s Revenge” took the scene by storm in the 80’s, putting her in the spotlight as one of rap’s first popular female MCs. In 2018, Netflix released the critically acclaimed Roxanne, Roxanne a dramatized biopic about Shante’s life.

LL COOL J’s Rock The Bells Radio features a wide range of classic hip-hop content, music, interviews and in-depth retrospectives curated and presented by LL, as well as other innovators of hip-hop music, including Ice Cube, Stetsasonic, Eric B. & Rakim, Snoop Dogg, Outkast, Kool Moe Dee, Public Enemy, A Tribe Called Quest, Ultramagnetic MCs, Too Short, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Canibus, Wu-Tang Clan, Run-DMC, Brand Nubian, De La Soul, Black Moon and Ice T.