Please keep the pics, video's, airchecks and memories coming on social media. Sonny,” she wrote. And the time we started a radio comedy service, and even though I was in labor with JUSTIN, SONNY wouldn’t let me leave our studio and go to the hospital until I voiced a line for him for one of their scripts. And on the Y100 TRIBUTE FACEBOOK PAGE: "SONNY FOX, one of SOUTH FLORIDA’s most amazing radio talents has passed, he went peacefully after battling a long illness." Your current browser isn't compatible with SoundCloud. There was a problem playing this track. A real radio craftsman who knew the value of speaking to his thousands of listeners as if they were the only person listening to him at that moment. He has a new home. The MIAMI HERALD has a very complete overview of SONNY's career and life here. Along with LEE ABRAMS he pioneered "Album Rock in CLEVELAND and WRNO in NEW ORLEANS. FOX had been ill for a while and passed on this past FRIDAY (8/14) at 73. Very representative of our years together in the mid to late 70's. We did the first two-man morning show on AOR radio. Here’s Y-100’s morning show featuring Sonny Fox, from the middle of the ‘decade of greed’, 1985! "My favorite story is the day I moved to FLORIDA about 11 years ago. Compare with THIS aircheck we posted from 1984…. He was the ultimate straight man/writing partner. From the Fruit Cake Archives
Advertisement. We both got a pretty good laugh out of that. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Rest In peace SONNY FOX, and thank you for everything you did for SHE Radio online.". The chemistry we had was instantaneous and lasted, literally, a lifetime. As we were standing in the pool chatting, he looked at me and said, "Now, remind me again.......what did we do?" Fox, known in the market as “Sonny in the Morning,” was a key part of the 1970s and early 1980s success of former rock WSHE Miami. You told me later that you didn’t know my name. ALL ACCESS is saddened to report on the death of MIAMI and PHILADELPHIA radio icon SONNY FOX, who dominated morning radio at such legendary and diverse stations in MIAMI as Rocker WSHE, Adult Hits WMXJ (MAJIC 102.7), Country WKIS and Top 40 WHYI (Y100) saw well as, in recent times, SIRIUSXM. I was just ‘the brown haired girl from the sales department.’ Ever since then, you always called me ‘your MOUSEY BROWN.’ You slipped away peacefully today, and I know you are now resting comfortably. All rights reserved. Whatever happened to longtime South Florida radio deejay Sonny Fox? HitOldies 1 – The Greatest Hits of 5 Decades We were the same person ... he was the YING and I was the YANG. Thank you for visiting and Stay Safe! Welcome to AllAccess.com, the web's largest radio and music industry community. The station announced Tuesday that it has hired a new morning personality to replace Fox. Bobby Mitchell, who most recently has … "He later could be heard on XM/SIRIUS as host of the comedy channel along with his wife JANET. Users who like Y100 Sonny Fox Mooning and more, Users who reposted Y100 Sonny Fox Mooning and more, Playlists containing Y100 Sonny Fox Mooning and more, More tracks like Y100 Sonny Fox Mooning and more.