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LOL! With Nancy Alexander: Radio legend Cleveland Wheeler

LOL! With Nancy Alexander: Radio legend Cleveland Wheeler

This week, Nancy chats with old friend, mentor, and radio legend, Cleveland Wheeler.

Some of you know his name and some of you may not but EVERYONE is familiar with his broadcasting work and style.

Cleveland, along with Scott Shannon, were the architects and innovators of the legendary Q-Morning Zoo made famous in Tampa, FL at WRBQ (Q-105) in the 80s. That style was the duplicated for years all over the country but nothing could ever match the success that Cleveland and Scott had in Tampa, where they scored the highest Arbitron ratings in Tampa Bay radio history. Thanks to the success of the "Q-Morning Zoo," that era of Q105 was voted as one of the most influential radio stations in history.

He is also the person responsible for jump starting the broadcasting career of the greatness that is Nancy Alexander.

You'll hear about the birth of the "Q-Morning Zoo," the importance of Scott Shannon was to their success, why he hired Nancy in the first place back then, the state of radio tod