Madd Hatta1Radio One Urban AC KMJQ (Majic 102.1)/Houston celebrates 40 years of Majic and announces market icon Madd Hatta as its new APD. Hatta (left) is a 20-year cluster vet and a Texas Radio Hall of Famer who is also known and loved as the host of The Mad Hatta Morning Show across the hall on KBXX (97.9 The Box).

Moments after Hatta’s new stripes were installed, Radio One Houston OM Terri Thomas commented, “In addition to hosting the Madd Hatta Morning Show on the 97.9 The Box, Madd Hatta has also been a part of the Majic 102.1 success story — his Super Throwback Party as well as his mixing skills have helped propel Majic to outstanding ratings. Hatta’s vast knowledge of music, attention to detail, creativity and willingness to lead by example will make him in invaluable asset to the Majic team in his new role as Assistant Program Director.”

Gary Spurgeon, VP/GM of Radio One Houston said of Hatta, “His music knowledge and passion for the Houston community will continue to improve the 40-year heritage on Magic 102.1.”