The radio waves of New York City are a little quieter today, following the sudden passing of well-known WBLS/WKTU Radio Personality, Johnny Allen. News of his death on December 7, 2023, has left fans, colleagues, and the entire radio community in deep sorrow.
Who was Johnny Allen?
Johnny Allen was much more than just an employee at iHeartMedia Inc.; he was a vital part of the New York City radio scene. A graduate of Queensborough and Andrew Jackson High School, Allen quickly made a name for himself in the industry with his unique style and infectious personality.
He served as an Air Personality at Clear Channel, bringing joy to listeners with his engaging content and warm voice. His work spanned various stations including WBLS, KISS, KTU 92 & 1035, and Jammin’ 105, earning him the recognition as a New York City radio legend.
Johnny Allen Career
Allen’s career in radio was marked by his passion for connecting with listeners and his dedication to his craft. Whether on WBLS, KISS, KTU 92 & 1035, or Jammin’ 105, his presence was always felt through his vibrant personality and engaging programming.
His work at iHeartMedia Inc. and Clear Channel showcased his versatility and talent, making him a beloved figure on the airwaves. His contributions to the radio industry will not be forgotten and his influence will continue to be felt by those who follow in his footsteps.
What was the Cause of Johnny Allen death?
Johnny Allen’s sudden passing has left many in shock. At this time, the exact circumstances of his death, including the specific cause, have not been disclosed. As this is a sensitive period for his family and close associates, further details will be shared as they become available.
Dino PereraSleep In Peace Johnny Allen!A Friend, A Great Radio Personality, and a Great Person. 🙏🏽🙏🏽
Johnny Allen Obituary
As we mourn the loss of Johnny Allen, we remember him for the joy he brought to countless listeners during his illustrious career. His impact on the New York City radio scene was profound and his loss will be deeply felt.
Our deepest condolences go out to his family, friends, and all who had the privilege of knowing him. We hope that they find comfort in the memories of Johnny and the knowledge that his legacy will continue to inspire future generations of radio personalities.