Hot 97 has lost one of the most recognizable voices on radio over the past two decades. Earlier today, Angie Martinez announced that she resigned from Hot 97.
On her personal Instagram account, Martinez thanked Emmis Communications and the Hot 97 staff. Angie Martinez has been apart of Hot 97 since 1987 when she worked as a researcher for the now defunct New York Hot Tracks. Martinez began in the promotions department before joining Funkmaster Flex on air in the early 90′s.
Check out Martinez’s Instagram message announcing her resignation below:
– via Keith Nelson Jr. at ALL HIP HOP