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Angie Martinez Announces Retirement From Hot 97

Posted By on June 18, 2014

New York’s Hot 97 radio station personality Angie Martinez has unexpectedly taken to her social media to announce her retirement from the show.

Martinez took to her Instagram account to announce the news Wednesday afternoon (June 18).

 “Today I resigned from HOT97. I am grateful to the Emmis family for my time with the company and the immeasurable way that it has shaped my life. We made history together in so many ways and I will cherish those memories and my friendships forever. This was one of the toughest decisions I’ve ever had to make but ultimately it is time to move on, to grow and to be challenged in new ways. Saying goodbye is always emotional and bitter sweet but I am extremely excited about the future. Thank you HOT97 and most importantly….the listeners… for an unimaginable journey. Today will be my last show ❤️ stay tuned…. Love, angie” (Angie Martinez’s Instagram)