Shawn Grant (Host)

Mar 16, 2024

8:00pm – 8:05pm CT

Palm Door on Sixth

Hailing from Chicago, Shawn Grant embodies a multifaceted career as the Senior Editor at The Source Magazine, a captivating multimedia host, and a consummate storyteller. With a rich journalistic background and a charismatic media persona, Shawn’s journalistic prowess spans a diverse spectrum, encompassing trending narratives, music, cinema, sports, and entertainment.

Shawn’s significant contributions have left an indelible mark, consistently delivering breaking news and offering innovative perspectives on popular subjects while remaining engaging and entertaining.

Throughout his journey, Shawn has finely honed the delicate equilibrium between the demanding art of journalism and the art of the interview. His tenure with The Source has allowed him to peel back the layers of gifted performers, granting readers intimate insights into their beloved celebrities. His roster of interviews includes luminaries such as Shaquille O'Neal, Kevin Hart, Charlamagne tha God, Ice Cube, DJ Khaled, Roman Reigns, Saweetie, Ashanti, Anthony Davis, and many more.

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Primary Access
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Secondary Access
Music Festival Wristband
Interactive Badge
Film & TV Badge
Chicago, IL, United States
Hip-Hop / Rap