DAVID BANNER HAS ALWAYS BEEN ONE OF THE MOST HONEST, TALENTED GUYS IN THE GAME. TO KNOW THAT HE DID THE GATORADE COMMERCIAL....DOESN'T SHOCK ME
Devin is a native Memphian, attended Campus School, Snowden Jr. High, and graduated from Central High School. He received his BA in Communications from the University of Tennessee-Martin.
Radio Career: Devin began his radio career in college at WUTM providing a 4 hour mixshow for Northwestern Tennessee and Southern Kentucky which had NO HIP-HOP and R&B ANYWHERE in the area. He credits his start with beginning to DJ parties at the early age of 16-years-old in highschool. "My older brother Colin was a DJ and I remember him always having the first Run-DMC album as well as LL Cool J's 'Radio' as my favorites". After graduation, Devin began at another Memphis radio station and came to K97 in 2001. Devin sees himself as a role model to younger kids interested in the music business & radio and always takes time to give back to the community and to the city school system.
What You Might Not Know: Devin played Division I college football as a defensive back at UT-Martin and was a blue chip recruit in high school. He played football, track, and baseball. Devin enjoys traveling, reading, and you can always catch him moving the crowd at all of the big celebrity parties. Devin & his wife have 4 children (3 girls and a boy). Kennedie, Devyn, Ava and Gavin