Rickey Smiley hosted Fox Soul’s Quarantine Cook-Off. Daily he can be heard on his nationally syndicated radio program “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” and seen on “Rickey Smiley For Real”, an unscripted series that takes a humorous look at Rickey’s hectic life as he tries to juggle his radio career with 5 kids. He is also the former host of the FOX syndicated TV show Dish Nation. Rickey is known for having made millions laugh for almost 30 years. As a celebrated comedian, television host, and top-rated nationally-syndicated radio personality, He has earned a reputation for delivering to audiences both on and off stage. With the distinct ability to take everyday observations and turn them into comedic gold, Rickey is one of the few “clean” comics amongst the upper echelon of contemporary comedians. At any given performance, audiences are treated to such original characters as “Bernice Jenkins,” “Lil’ Daryl,” “Joe Willie” and “Beauford.” In addition, his comedy shows often include a live band, which he often accompanies (he is an accomplished pianist and organist).