After months of speculations of whether Melody Miya will ever go back to his first love – radio. Melody Miya is finally making a comeback. He will be joining the most loved radio station in Johannesburg, 94.7 which is home to the likes of Anele Mdoda, Darren “Whackhead” Simpson.
For those you who don’t know who Melody Miya is, he is probably the most versatile young person you will ever come across. He is a renowned Master of Ceremonies, Social Entrepreneur, Radio and TV personality and all around creative. His vision is to be the light where there is darkness.
Having called Katlehong home during his formative years. Melody is the University of Johannesburg’s alumnus, having completed a BA Sports Communications and a BA Honours Sports Management. His radio career started at UJFM as the host of trending shows namely #TheEgoTrip, #UJFMBreakfastShakeUP and later the #UJFMDrive. In 2018 he decided to take a break from radio to focus more on his MCing and social entrepreneurship duties.
In his MCing career, Melody has impressively hosted over 600 gigs in the past 3 years. Some of the key highlights of his thriving career include hosting the Afrovibes Festival in Amsterdam, Netherlands and being named the official MC for Orlando Pirates Football Club for the 2018/2019 season. He was the host of Jimmy comes to Jozi on DSTV Channel 265 and made appearances as a guest presenter on SABC 1’s Selimathunzi.
When Melody is not on the spotlight he is working on his company Conquer MIH which he founded in 2015. His company does remarkable work in Katlehong and surrounding areas. Some of the major projects that Conquer MIH runs include Read-A-Sat and Conquer Games. Read-A-Sat aims to assist children in reading and enhancing their literacy skills. Conquer Games aims to promote healthy living through a fusion sport of indigenous and gladiator games. To date, the reading project has taught over 600 children and was awarded the Best Community Project award under education initiatives category at the Gauteng Youth Excellence awards presented by Gauteng Premier, Mr David Makhura.
This move gets him a definite Pat. For further details follow him on social media – @melodymiyavibe on Twitter and Instagram and Facebook.