The "Black Panther" star almost took us out in the "Black Jeopardy" skit.

Thank you so much DJ Jammer for putting together such a wonderful video piece. The support you and your lovely wife Lolita show me blows me away. Thanks to Marcus Johnson for allowing us to use his beautiful music. A super, huge thanks to my family at the DC VA Medical Center for recognizing me […]

    On Wednesday, June 24, 2015, the DC VA Medical Center marked it’s 50th anniversary of caring for our nation’s veterans with a beautiful outdoor ceremony.  Among those honored were WUSA 9‘s Bruce Johnson and Majic 102.3‘s own April Watts.  Army Major General Jeffrey Clark, Director, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, delivered the […]

Last week, the Reginald F. Lewis Museum held “A Night With Maysa” as part of the establishment’s 10th anniversary celebration.  I am honored that they selected me to be the host.  It was an incredible night with world class talent and an amazing audience.  View the photos and video below. Follow  @aprilwattslive on Facebook  Instagram & Twitter

Ice Cube is going for a trifecta with Barbershop 3 and he’s adding a couple of heavy hitters–Nicki Minaj and Common–to an already all-star cast.  The film is slated to hit theaters in February 2016.  Enjoy this first look behind the scenes. Follow  @aprilwattslive on Facebook  Instagram & Twitter  

The Majic 102.3 family is extending our heartfelt condolences to nationally syndicated radio host Tom Joyner and his family.  Tom’s brother Albert Joyner has died.  He passed away yesterday in Jackson, Mississippi.  Albert was 69. Albert Joyner was a philanthropist and one of the most successful McDonald’s franchise owners in the country.  While nothing eases the […]

Bruce Jenner is finally free and his new name is Caitlyn.  Good for him.  I mean her. Caitlyn graces the July cover of Vanity Fair.  Watch behind the scenes video from her shoot. Follow  @aprilwattslive on Facebook  Instagram & Twitter  

Check out your “DC Girl” April Watts behind the scenes.  We’re still working out the kinks but the next Google Hangout is Sunday, May 31st 5:00p – 5:30p.  Save the date!  Watch on Google Plus at April Watts or on YouTube at http://youtube.com/aprilwatts425. Get to know April and talk about anything under the sun.  If […]

Admittedly, I am not a make up expert.  I have learned enough over the years to make myself look presentable for date nights and radio promotions.  Style is cyclical and cat eyes are once again all the rage.  I have turned to YouTube for to help with my technique.  I have a long way to […]

Fingers aren’t the only phalanges deserving of adornment.  Toes need love too!  This Summer, try spicing up your shoe game with foot jewelry.  I’ve been wearing my Love Muffin Echo’s designs for over a decade. [Style Tip #1]  Don’t be conservative.  Try wearing rings on mulitple toes. [Style Tip #2]  Use miniature toe rings to […]

My Yorkie Achilles is 6 years old.  In dog years, he’s reached is &%$! it 40’s so I decided to give him a mid-life crisis do. At first glance it may appear that Achilles’ hair is dyed blue.  Dyeing your pet’s hair is a bad idea.  Hair dyes are made for humans and the toxins […]

Ha!  I can’t believe they captured my, “lights, camera, action” whip around.  I don’t play when it’s time to get to work! :) When I covered the red carpet at the NAACP / We TV benefit concert at Howard University’s Blackburn Center, I had no idea my interview with Erica Campbell was being filmed by […]