A radio personality or radio presenter, commonly referred to as a "Disc Jockey" or "DJ" for short, is a person who has an on-air position in radio broadcasting.
Radio broadcasting is a unidirectional wireless transmission over radio waves intended to reach a wide audience.
A radio personality that hosts a radio show is also known as a radio host, and in India and Pakistan as a radio jockey.
Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a federal parliamentary republic in South Asia.
A radio program or radio show is a segment of content intended for broadcast on radio.
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia.
Radio personalities who introduce and play individual selections of recorded music are known as disc jockeys.
A disc jockey is a person who mixes different sources of pre-existing recorded music as it is playing, usually for a live audience in a nightclub or dance club or via broadcasting.
The term has evolved to also describe a person who mixes a continuous flow of recorded music in real time.
Broadcast radio personalities may include talk radio hosts, AM/FM radio show hosts, and satellite radio program hosts.
Satellite radio is defined by the International Telecommunication Union 'S ITU Radio Regulations as a broadcasting-satellite service.
Talk radio is a radio format containing discussion about topical issues.
Notable radio personalities include pop music radio hosts Martin Block, Alan Freed, d*ck Clark, Delilah Luke, Ameen Sayani, Wolfman Jack, and Casey Kasem, shock jocks such as Don Imus and Howard Stern, as well as sports talk hosts such as Mike Francesa and political talk hosts such as Rush Limbaugh.
Kemal Amin "Casey" Kasem was an American disc jockey, music historian, radio personality, voice actor, and actor, known for being the host of several music radio countdown programs, most notably American Top 40, from 1970 until his retirement in 2009, and for providing the voice of Norville "Shaggy" Rogers in the Scooby-Doo franchise from 1969 to 1997, and again from 2002 until 2009.
A shock jock is a type of radio broadcaster or disc jockey who entertains listeners or attracts attention using humor and/or melodramatic exaggeration that some portion of the listening audience may find offensive.
Richard Augustus Wagstaff "d*ck" Clark Jr. was an American radio and television personality, as well as a cultural icon who remains best known for hosting American Bandstand from 1957 to 1987.