How Angie Martinez conquered radio and became ‘The Voice of New York’.
This week on Complexâ€™s â€œBlueprint,â€ radio iconÂ AngieÂ MartinezÂ shares how, at 16 years old, she used her passion for music to kick off her career with an internship at a local Miami station. “The Voice of New York” would later surmount a career that spans over 20 years and includes two rap albums, a New York Times best-selling autobiography,Â My Voice: A Memoir, and much more.
TheÂ AngieÂ MartinezÂ ShowÂ airs on New York’s Power 105.1 weekdays fromÂ 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., and on Miami’s The Beat 103.5 midday on Sundays. Fans can also accessÂ TheÂ AngieÂ MartinezShowÂ throughÂ iHeartMedia.comÂ and the iHeartMedia app.Â She also serves as a consultant forÂ Culture & Content with TidalÂ andÂ co-hosts theÂ In Real LifeÂ podcast with Miss Info (exclusively on Tidal).
At the crossroad of inspiration, drive and genius sit the visionaries. In â€œBlueprint,â€ Complex Chief Content OfficerÂ Noah Callahan-BeverÂ sits down with todayâ€™s most impactful creative directors, inventors, designers, executives and artistsÂ includingÂ Jimmy Iovine,Â Todd McFarlane,Â andÂ Bobby HundredsÂ for an exploration of the key moves they made to realize their career and their impact on the culture.