Poet Taylor is the Detroit born; Baltimore raised talent that can currently be seen and heard, on a tv screen, radio or website near you. A product of the DC & Maryland foster care system, Poet grew up in Washington, DC, by way of Detroit, living in Prince George’s County NE and NW DC before settling in Baltimore.
Poet considers her start in radio, as a prime example of divine intervention, and a testament that what is for you is yours. After entering a contest because someone told her, she would NOT succeed at it; Poet won the “Wanna Be a QJ?” contest and turned a 6-month internship into a career. It all started at Radio One (92Q) WERQ in Baltimore and now finds her currently hosting “Midday Shenanigans” at WPGC 95.5FM. It was during her time at 92Q that Poet expended her resume’ to include television correspondence, voice-overs, feature writing and winning the Best New Air Talent award. In just a few years, Poet built a foundation on which she continues to build upon today.
Poet’s hard work placed her on Edison’s Best 30 Under 30 in Broadcasting, and being named one of Legacy of Palm Beach’s – Black Leader of Today & Tomorrow
Poet has reported live from the red carpet of multiple award shows and movie premiers as well as hosting The Music Sampler on the WB, corresponding for the Hip Hop Scholars, commentating for WHW ROCKS, and now hosting the “Dish Minute” on the nationally syndicated Dish Nation. Her show #MiddayShenanigans has garnered listeners from over 174 countries keeping folks updated on all things community, leveling-up, pop culture and beyond. If you ask Poet even with all these accomplishments under her belt, she is still studying for her Master’s in Life.
From assisting to the production of the Good Morning Washington on ABC 7 to Executive Producing The Joe Clair Morning Show in the nation’s capital to being the voice behind the number one entertainment reports in #DMV, Dropping Jewels the Last24Ent., to now helping you dig inside her Edutainment Bag.
Poet has been captivating audiences with her personality, passion, and sharp wit since her introduction to the industry, staying true to her goal of being a walking testimony, to people young & old everywhere that anything is possible if you believe in yourself and are willing to do the work! Respected by her community, peers, artists and executives alike Poet is an ever evolving, spiritually grounded young master of her craft.
For this up and coming talent, the sky is truly the limit. In a world, where everyone wants to be someone or something else; Poet has managed to stay true to herself with every new endeavor and always manages to leave those touched in awe and saying – “Oh Really Poet?”
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