Joe Madison Biography
Joe Madison is an American Activist and radio talk show host on SiriusXM Urban View on weekdays from 6 am to 10 am. He has been working for the station since 2013 after working for WOL-AM.
Joe Madison Age
Madison is 74 years old as of 2023. He was born on 16th June 1949 in Dayton, Ohio. His full name is Joseph Edward Madison and he is also referred to as “The Black Eagle”. He celebrates his birthday each year on 16th June.
Joe Madison Height
Madison stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 9 inches.
Joe Madison Family
Madison’s parents are Felix Madison and his stepmother Nancy Stone. His biological mother was Herman Haygood. He did a DNA test that showed that his great-grandfather was a white man from South Carolina and was a fighter during the American Civil War fighting for the Confederates. During the Tuskegee syphilis experiment his biological grandfather was among the African-American men that were involved.
Joe Madison Wife
Madison has been happily married to Shelly Madison since 1978 and together they have four children Michelle Madison, Monesha Madison, Jason Madison, and Shawna Madison. He resides in Washington, D.C. together with his wife, grandfather, and father.
Joe Madison’s Net Worth
Madison has an estimated net worth of between $6 Million and $10 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Activist and radio talk show host.
Joe Madison Education
After graduating from high school, Madison studied at Washington University where he graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in sociology in 1971. In 2019, he was awarded an honorary doctorate from his alumni university.
Joe Madison Career
Madison is an Activist and radio talk show host on SiriusXM Urban View on weekdays from 6 am to 10 am. He has been working for the station since 2013. He hosted a 52-hour marathon on his talk show on SIRIUS XM from 25th to 27th February 2015.
Before joining SIRIUS XM, he worked as the host of a syndicated radio one-talk show on WOL-AM. Madison previously worked for WWRC-AM starting early 1990s and left in 1998 when the station wanted to start an online chat show. He hosted a show that focused on the station’s multiracial audience handling race issues. He started his career at WXYZ-AM radio station in Detroit in 1980.
Joe Madison Awards
- Nation’s 50 Leaders of the Future, Ebony Magazine.
- Top Ten Newsmaker, Crain’s Detroit Business.
- chievement in Radio Award for Best Non-Drive Time Radio Show.
- 1980 Man of the Year, Black American Women’s Hall of Fame.
- Best Spot News Bdcast finalist, Best New Talent Award.
- 1976 to 1978 Americans Noteworthy Community Leaders, Jaycees.
- April 2008 Talkers Magazine, freedom of speech.
Joe Madison’s Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 21.8k followers on Instagram.