Comedian A-Train, seen on WEtv’s Braxton Family Values, AfroTV’s Funny Not Famous and The Low Down with James Yon, River City Live, First Coast Living, and The Chat, is a clean and an electrifying headliner— traveling, stand-up, corporate, and festival comedian, host and emcee. He is one of the most requested and booked comedians in the cruise line industry, headlining premier lines such as MSC, Norwegian, and others. He has traveled the world performing, including performances for the U.S. Troops at multiple bases in Korea.
Comedian A-Train is a highly sought-after comedic concert host and emcee and has performed on and hosted music concerts and cultural festivals nationally and internationally including the Zora Neal Hurston Festival, Orlando Jazz Festival, Steel City Jazz Festival—Birmingham, Jacksonville Jazz Festival—the second largest in the country where he’s the first and only comedian to host in the city’s 44-year history, and the Sisters & Soul Music Experience—Jamaica and Cancun. He has opened and hosted for Patti Labelle, Kirk Franklin, David and Tamela Mann, The Isley Brothers, Frankie Beverly and Maze, Avant, KeKe Wyatt, Shirley Caesar, Erica Campbell, Mary Mary, Yolanda Adams, Big Daddy Kane, Miles Jaye, K. Michelle, Howard Hewitt, Eric Benet, Tony Terry, and several more. He hosted the Willie Moore Jr. Happily After All Tour, The Kings and Queens of Hip Hop Tour featuring DMX, Don & Diva Tour—Rick Ross/K. Michelle, The Blues is All Right Tour, Holiday Block Party—Keisha Cole & Friends, the Love and Laughter Block Party with co-host Vivica Fox, the RBRM (Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky, Mike) Tour—Tallahassee, Anthony Hamilton, Tank, and Erykah Badu tours, and others.
You’ve seen him performing with King of Comedy D.L. Hughley, including hosting the D.L. Hughley Family & Friends Tour, and with comedic icon Bill Bellamy. A Jacksonville, FL native, Comedian A-Train made history as the first and only comedian to be given a residency in his hometown, A-Train Live! The Experience—the largest and longest-running independent comedy and variety series in the city where he’s producer and host. Former co-host of iHeart Radio’s #1 local podcast, radio personality and former co-host of Jacksonville’s #1 morning and #1 drive-time shows, and the go-to host for the city’s largest concerts, festivals, and events, Comedian A-Train a.k.a. Duval’s Favorite Funny Man is always a welcomed addition to the entertainment scene on trips home from the road. He is by far one of the most versatile performers in the industry, with comedy suited for any platform.