Angie Martinez shocked the radio world when she announced her resignation from the place she called home for over 20 years, Hot 97. First addressing the issue on Instagram then on the radio, she said, “Today I resigned from HOT97. I am grateful to the Emmis family for my time with the company and the immeasurable way that it has shaped my life,” among other things in a lengthy post.
Her announcement shocked not just the tri-state area but around the world as she influenced radio, music, movies, and latinos all over. As we say our cyber goodbye to the women, who inspired women to get behind the microphone and be the voice of their people, learn 10 things you may not know about Angie Martinez.