Winston Chaney

Winston Chaney is the voice of gospel radio in the Washington metropolitan area.Affectionately known as "The Morning Man," he hosts “The Morning Show,” the most popular broadcast on WYCB-AM 1340, a member of the Radio One Network, the largest minority-owned radio broadcast system in the nation.<!--more--> Winston's wholesome, down-home charm and good-natured humor make him an ideal spirit for gospel radio, as well as for Christian community outreach. He often emcees area events and attracts a devoted following wherever he appears. Winston is a native of Danville, VA, and son of Winston and Nancy Chaney. In 1972, after high school graduating, he entered MitchellJunior College in Statesville, NC; he returned to Virginia in 1974 and attendedVirginia Commonwealth University. Winston became interested in radio and began training at WKIE, a local radio station in Richmond,VA. After two years of part-time work there, he relocated to Washington, DC, and secured a part-time position with WYCB-AM. Four years later, in 1984, he received a call to do The Morning Show. Winston is a member of the Greater Mt. Calvary Holy Church in Washington, DC, where he also serves on the Deacon Board and in the Male Chorus. His hobbies include: sports; photography; travel; and, of course, a love of music.