TV Commentary & Subject Matter Expert!
Travel Channel's "Night Crawl New York with Jawn Murray"
Entertainment/Lifestyle News & Features.
Social Media, Brand Strategy, Product Enthusiast & Events!
Media personality Jawn Murray and EMI Gospel joined efforts to find the best unsigned artists in gospel music. “Jawn Murray Presents: Untapped” was released online & in stores on Sept. 13, 2011. Order Today!Available on Amazon Available on iTunes
- Named by Ebony magazine as one of the “30 on the Rise” to watch in the industry!
- The NAACP recognized him as one of “40 Power Players Under 40!”
- Grey Goose selected him as one of their 2010 “Archetype 25” honorees – 25 people who have carved a chunk in the world for themselves!
- Don Julio Tequila named him as one of DC’s 12 most influential trendsetters!
Jawn Murray is TV HOST and POP CULTURE EXPERT who has hosted television series for Travel Channel (“Night Crawl New York with Jawn Murray” & “The Maryland Renaissance Festival”), EPIX Network (“Top Five: A Red Carpet Special”) and NFL Network (“NFL Fan Pass”). A go-to guy for pop culture commentary and perspective, he has co-hosted “The View” and appeared numerous times on “The Wendy Williams Show,” “The Meredith Vieira Show,” “Access Hollywood,” “E! True Hollywood Story” and the TV One franchises “Unsung,” “Life After,” and “News One Now with Roland Martin.”
A former personality on the nationally syndicated “Tom Joyner Morning Show,” Jawn has also been a contributor on news networks like CNN, MSNBC, HLN, Fox News, BBC, VH1 and Sun News.
A quick-witted interviewer and commentator who Barbara Walters told on live TV: “I like your way with words,” Jawn has cosmic knowledge of entertainment news, celebrity culture, social issues and trending topics. Whether discussing Beyoncé and Justin Bieber or the latest viral videos, Jawn creates moments on television that are memorable and make impact. In 2013, his TV commentary on HLN about Miley Cyrus was included as part of Barbara Walters’ “Most Fascinating People” special on ABC. That same year a separate commentary was used in a news montage on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” recapping his twerking spoof that fooled the world.
Currently Editor-in-Chief of AlwaysAList.com, Jawn oversees the day-to-day operations of the growing entertainment and lifestyle portal that combines exclusive celebrity interviews, inside perspective on the latest headlines, movie features, lifestyle stories, automotive profiles and travel stories.
As an INFLUENCER and TASTEMAKER, he has singlehandedly created brand buzz and product momentum with mentions on social media and via print, online, radio and TV. A go-to media personality for Fortune 500 brands looking to expand visibility and reach.
Jawn has also worked as a media coach and artist development consultant for record companies and Hollywood stars. His ability to find and cultivate talent led to collaboration with EMI Gospel (now Motown Gospel) in 2011 for the digital music competition “Jawn Murray Presents Untapped” that led to a 10-artist music compilation with the same name.