Skip announced his resignation at WBLX and was hired at KKDA/K104 in Dallas, Texas as Program Director and afternoon drive personality. Skip’s popularity grew by leaps and bounds resulting in him becoming the host of the #1 rated morning radio show “Skip Cheatham & DaPlayground” Since coming to Dallas, Skip has conquered many achievements such as keeping K104 #1 and awards such as Living Legends Award, Programmers United Lifetime Achievement Award, Billboard Monitor Program Director Of The Year, National Black Programmers Coalition Program Director Of The Year three years straight, Gavin Program Director Of The Year, Radio & Records Program Director Of The Year, Black Radio Exclusive Program Director Of The Year and Urban Network Air Personality Of The Year, Dallas Observer Best Radio DJ. Skip, has also appeared in a several music videos, Craig Mack’s “Jockin My Style”, The 69 Boyz’ “Get on Your Feet”, Big Tuck “Tussle”, Chamillionaire “Ridin”, Dorrough “Walk That Walk”, Recognition “Last Song” to name a few. Skip has also been spokesperson for numerous businesses both national and local.
Skip is the President and host of the highly rated entertainment and video show “FLAVA TV” he has also Hosted “Weekend Vibe” and “Live in Hollywood” two past nationally syndicated weekly television shows. Skip hosted the National Radio countdown show “The Hip-Hop ThrowDown” and has appeared in the movies “You Got Served”, “Steppin” and “Wash It Up”. Skip Cheatham plans get deeper into television and movies as well as continuing his charity work with his “Dad For A Day” program where Skip provides opportunities and adventures to kids who don’t have fathers in their lives.