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DJ Tom Joyner aka the ‘Fly Jock’ to retire in two years

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The Fly Jock is coming in for a landing.

Longtime radio host Tom Joyner, a fixture on the morning airwaves for 25 years, announced Tuesday that he is hanging up his microphone.

The Dallas-based DJ, whose Tom Joyner Morning Show syndicates daily on New York’s Radio 103.9, said the new two-year contract he just signed would be his last.

“I’m putting in my two-year notice,” Joyner says on his Fly Jock Blog on Blackamericaweb.com.

Steve Harvey getting the last laugh against rival Tom Joyner

The Fly Jock

(Donna McWilliam/ASSOCIATED PRESS)

“At the end of 2019, will be the end of the ‘Tom Joyner Morning Show.’ I’m retiring, and for the next two years, we’re going to reminisce, go down Memory Lane and talk about all the things that we’ve done for the past 25 years.”

Joyner earned the “Fly Jock” nickname when he hosted a morning show in Dallas and afternoon show in Chicago, and flew…



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