Meet Our Host & Co-Hosts

Chris’ evolution as a Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Executive Producer and Artist, all lead to him becoming an on-air personality as the creator and visionary of Chris Epps Presents… on Atlanta’s Hott R&B Station Hott923 on iHeartRadio.

Born and raised in New York, he lived in Jacksonville, Florida for a number years where he honed his musical ability as a singer, songwriter, & producer, releasing in 2011 his debut LP entitled “Here I Am…”.  At the height of promoting his debut LP, he shared stages with The Clark Sisters, CeCe Winans, Donald Lawrence & Co., Leandria Johnson, The Legendary Dorothy Norwood, Jessica Reedy, Melonie Daniels, & a host of other notable Artists. As a creative, he further expanded his musical footprint as a songwriter, executive producing BET’s Sunday Best Finalist Jamarien Moore debut EP entitled “I’ll Go”. After relocating to Atlanta, Georgia just three years prior, in 2017 Chris created an all-male panel web-series talk show entitled “The Social Breakdown”. After the web-series gained notable traction, as a collective were offered a weekly broadcast radio show! However, within the initial six months of broadcasting “The Social Breakdown” dissolved amicably. Immediately upon the show being dissolved, Chris was approached by the Hott923 Program Director and offered his own spin-off known today as Chris Epps Presents… on Atlanta’s Hott R&B Station Hott923 on iHeartRadio! Music being his first love, the show intentionally features the best in R&B, Soul, Hip-Hop music from legends like The First Lady of R&B, Faith Evans to musical underground movement artist like Tank and The Bangas and all facets in between laced with compelling subject matters, conversations and hott topics w/his co-host and/or featured guest between the musical breaks. There is yet so much more for Chris to create and achieve, but in the interim you can tune-in Saturday’s between 11-1pm{est} and find him surfing the radio airwaves on Atlanta’s Hott R&B Station Hott923 on iHeartRadio.

Cassie J. hails from Long Island, New York, a HBCU (Hampton University) Alumna and active member of The Divine Nine, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. Cassie J. was an on-air talent at Hampton University’s WHOV, where she fell in love with radio. Reigniting her love of radio in 2018, she accompanied her childhood friend as co-host on the Chris Epps Presents… podcast on Atlanta’s Hott R&B Station Hott 923 on iHeartRadio! Cassie’s soothing tone, passion for quality content, conversation, perspectives and unique interview style of approach can be heard every 1st & 2nd Saturday of the month on Chris Epps Presents…!

Cassie J. Fun Facts: She has a wine & spirits certification, traveled to six of the seven continents & a die-hard Mary J. Blige fan.

Cassie J.

Co-Host

Corliss

Co-Host

Corliss is a Georgia Peach born and raised in Atlanta, an Atlanta Metropolitan State College Alumna, Wife, Mother and ultra-proud Grandmother. As Host of her own quarterly “Adult Conversations” night, it was only a natural progression for her to “cut her teeth” in radio. In 2018 Corliss accepted the offer as an inaugural co-host of Chris Epps Presents… show entitled “Decades”, featuring three women, three generations, one conversation bridging generational gaps through forward-thinking conversations fostering the bond of sisterhood amongst women of different walks of life. Corliss’ signature voice, heart for equality and shared wisdom can be heard every 3rd Saturday of the month on Chris Epps Presents…

Corliss Fun Facts: She was kicked out of Pre-K for refusing to take a nap, she was required to know how to change a tire as teenager before being able to drive, and she loves DIY, Bob-the-Builder.

Tekoa is a North Carolina native, New York raised and now calls Atlanta home. She’s also no stranger to the entertainment industry. As the Founding Partner & Creative Director of The Teknique Agency, one of the nation’s leading management agencies with a laser focus on beauty and lifestyle, her firm represents celebrity beauty professionals altering the landscape of Television, Film, Hair and Makeup providing women of color ultra-glam looks. As an inaugural co-host, Tekoa’s brilliance, fervent passion, innovative thoughts are heard on “Decades”, three women, three generations, one conversation bridging generational gaps through forward-thinking conversations fostering the bond of sisterhood amongst women of different walks of life every 3rd Saturday of the month. Her latest endeavor is the “Teknique Talks” segment on Chris Epps Presents… airs every 4th Saturday. Teknique Talks, accompanied with her business partner Yannize Joshua, showcases exclusive conversations with the Beauty Industry’s leading Black creatives.

Tekoa Fun Facts: She is a great cook, loves impromptu house gatherings, although she is an introvert, and she cannot dance, owning that her black girl rhythm is challenged.

Tekoa

Co-Host

Karis

Co-Host

Karis hales from Marlton, New Jersey, she’s a HBCU (Hampton University) Alumna with a Master’s Degree from Georgetown University in Professional Studies, majoring in Real Estate Development. Karis began co-hosting on “Decades“, three women, three generations, one conversation bridging generational gaps through forward-thinking conversations fostering the bond of sisterhood amongst women of different walks of life, Summer of 2019. In addition, her bubbly, charismatic, informative dialogue, perspectives and personality can be heard every 3rd and 4th Saturday of the month on Chris Epps Presents..

Karis Fun Facts: She was 1st runner-up for Miss Teen NJ, danced on Broadway at the age of 18 and started her first business at the age of 9.

Jenn Weeks is an Alabama native and now calls Florida home. She’s been performing stand-up comedy for ten years and has shared the stage with heavy hitters such as Bruce BruceKountry Waynethe late John WitherspoonDeon Cole and many more! Jenn’s stand-up material has also been featured on FOX Network’s hit show The Real! She joined the cast of Chris Epps Presents… in 2018 and brings the funny to the show on every 1st and 4th Saturday of the month with “Jenn Weeks WEAK!” breaking down the most bizarre news of the world.

Jenn’s Fun Facts: She knows sign language, has a house phone (came with the bundle package), shredded coconut makes her feel like she’s chewing termite wings, she’s an introvert, and wants to be a rapper but can’t rap! 

Jenn Weeks

Comedian