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AJ Calloway is an American television personality/entertainment reporter and actor best known as the original host of BET’s music video countdown show 106 & Park and co-host of Extra. Additionally, he owns Calloway Entertainment Group – an event planning and marketing company – with a net worth of $4 million dollars.
About AJ Calloway
At 47 years old, this American celebrity is best known for his appearances on BET TV’s 106 & Park. He co-hosted the music video countdown show with Marie Antoinette Wright (Free) for nearly five years before departing it on July 28th 2005.
Television personality Hes received numerous awards and recognitions for his efforts, including being named to the ‘Outstanding Entertainment News Program Daytime Emmy’ twice in 2014 and 2016.
His other accomplishments include being a youth motivational speaker and teaching young people about the harmful effects of drugs, alcohol, unprotected sex and entrepreneurship. Additionally, he founded his own foundation called ‘Building the Bridge’ that provides scholarships and mentorship to college students. Furthermore, he’s part of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc and has taught graduate courses on Hip Hop culture and its connection to public history.
About AJ’s Personal Life
AJ is a gay man in a relationship with his lifelong love Dionne Walker. They have three children together and reside in New Jersey with their family. When not traveling or spending time at the beach with his loved ones, AJ enjoys taking time off work to relax.
He holds a bachelor’s degree from Howard University in Washington, DC and is proud to be part of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity. Additionally, AJ serves as an inspirational youth speaker and teaches graduate courses on Hip Hop culture’s history.
About AJ’s Net Worth
As a successful TV personality, AJ earns an annual salary of approximately $500,000 from his work as host for 106 & Park. Furthermore, he has amassed wealth through events and media projects of his own.
At present, AJ’s net worth is estimated to be approximately $4 million. With his extensive career in entertainment, he enjoys leading a modest lifestyle.