Angela Yee Officially Leaves ‘The Breakfast Club’ After 12 Years On Radio Show

Radio present host Angela Yee has bid farewell to Energy 105.1′s nationally syndicated present, “The Breakfast Club,” after 12 years.

On Friday, Yee appeared on her last episode of the present, which she hosted with Charlamagne tha God and DJ Envy. Her co-hosts every gave tributes celebrating the media persona’s affect on the radio.

“Job well done,” Charlamagne tha God stated on-air. “They can never take away what we built. We’ve all made history together as a radio show.”

“I’m gonna miss my sister,” DJ Envy chimed in.

Yee, Charlamagne tha God and DJ Envy hosted the primary episode of “The Breakfast Club” when the present launched in December 2010. The trio interviewed numerous notable company, musicians, actors, and politicians. The present has confronted controversy for a few of its segments and has had many successes.

In 2020, “The Breakfast Club” was inducted into the Radio Corridor of Fame. President Joe Biden appeared on the present months earlier than he was elected to workplace that very same yr.

DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God on the Barclays Middle on November 2, 2013 in Brooklyn, New York.

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Yee announced her plans to go away the present on Twitter in August, writing, “The Breakfast Club as you know it is officially over.”

She’s launching her nationally syndicated present on iHeartMedia referred to as “Way Up With Angela Yee” firstly of 2023, she instructed Selection in an article revealed Friday. She additionally co-hosts a podcast referred to as “Lip Service.”

Yee stated that she hopes her new position will permit her to assist and mentor different Black ladies breaking into the media trade.

“I think about who is going to be following me and who is next, who I can help mentor, and all of those things are exciting to me,” she instructed Selection. “I hope later on in life there are a bunch of other Black women radio personalities who can say, ‘Angela gave me my shot,’ or ‘Angela helped me do this,’ or ‘Angela plugged me with this person.’”

She continued, “I think that’s what really means a lot, not just what you did for yourself but for other people, also how you spread the love.”