Rick Dees has enough enthusiasm and energy to wake a slumbering city. He has made an indelible mark in the world of radio with his captivating, wacky style of comedy which is as many-faceted as the assortment of characters he creates.
Raised in Greensboro, North Carolina, Dees began his career on a dare. A fellow student challenged him to audition for a local radio program. He did, got the job and has been on the air ever since. His ingrained sense of the absurd and fervent love of comedy have rocketed him to the top of the ratings in every city in which he's worked.
Today, The Rick Dees Weekly Top 40 reaches 30 million people a week. The syndicated show is heard on over 350 radio stations in the USA and in 23 countries.