J Kruz , radio and TV personality, joined the DeDe in the Morning in
January 2022, bringing his unique passion and points of view on
music, culture, gaming, and lifestyle trends to the show.
Born in New York City,
Kruz’s radio career started in Pittsburgh on
WAMO where he was the #1 rated night show host for four years
before joining 97.9 The Beat in Dallas for nights. From 2011 to
2017, he appeared on CW33 TV in Dallas on The Morning Eye
In 2017, he was elevated to morning co
host of the Veda Loca in the
Morning show highlighting his own feature titled Kruz News. The
morning show was broadcast live on the CW33 TV station in Dallas.
J Kruz has also served as a guest anchor on CW33 TV news
programs and hosted various segments including Entertainment
News with J Kruz on CW33’s morning programs The Morning Dose
and The Morning After . His new The Watch Party with J Kruz
launches in May 2022 on CW 33. If it’s hot on TV and in movies or
hot on the block, he will be talking about it.
J Kruz is highly involved in the DFW community. Since 2019 he has
been the main host of the CW Broadcasts of the Dallas Maverick’s
St. Patrick’s Day Parade and the City of Dallas Holiday Parade. His
Kruz Kidz initiative brings him to local school career days, games,
and pep rallies. He is well known in the Dallas community for his
participation in charity events representing the interests of Black
and Brown communities. For six years, J Kruz has been the host of
the Kick101 sneaker and streetwear event.
He is the host of the
#WeKruzin Podcast on Spotify where J Kruz
and friends talk about the storylines, surprises, and multi verses of
your favorite Marvel and superheroes. Known for his good looks,
swag, and fly fashion sense, brands want to connect with J Kruz to
be part of his popular #KrispyKruz TikTok videos where he flips
fashion looks with multiple outfit changes.
When not on the radio, TV, TikTok, or at a community event, he is
the assistant coach for his son’s 7 8 year old flag football team.