Don’t miss Rickey Smiley at Stifel Theatre on November 5!
Comedy legend and entertainment mogul Rickey Smiley is a television host, actor and top rated nationally syndicated radio personality, and has become one of the entertainment industry’s most celebrated performers. In 2018, he joined the Martin Lawrence LIT AF nationwide tour as well as the Mike Epps Platinum Comedy Tour, and in 2019 was featured in Mike Epps’ Funny As Ish Comedy Tour. In 2020, he was once more featured on Martin Lawrence’s LIT AF nationwide tour, and will be again when it resumes in Spring 2021. He co-hosted the Black Music Honors for the third time and is being brought back as the permanent host. In 2017, the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) recognized Rickey’s excellence in broadcasting and awarded him the Marconi Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year. He was nominated again in 2019 and also served as the host of the show. His memoir Stand by Your Truth And Then Run for Your Life was released to critical acclaim by Gallery Books in 2018.