|Died||July 9, 2016 (aged 71)|
|Other names||Quiet Storm|
(until his death)
|Awards||Black Radio Exclusives "2008 Jeep Unlimited Radio Personality of The Year", an inductee to The Living Legends Hall of Fame, the #4 spot as “Best Urban DJ of all-time”|
Vaughn Harper (March 7, 1945 – July 9, 2016) was an American broadcast announcer and DJ. In 1976, Harper became a nighttime Radio DJ for WBLS (107.5 FM) in New York City. He was known for his soft voice so he was nicknamed "the Quiet Storm". He was an active basketball broadcaster for small teams.
References[change | change source]
- "Vaughn Harper: Diabetes Won't Stop His Show • The Positive CommunityThe Positive Community". Thepositivecommunity.com. 2015-10-10. Retrieved 2016-02-25.
- Schapiro, Rich (July 9, 2016). "'Quiet Storm' DJ Vaughn Harper, longtime WBLS staple, dies at 71". New York Daily News. Retrieved July 10, 2016.