Charlie James is a 25-year radio veteran with numerous broadcasting awards to his credit including two South Carolina Broadcasters (SCBA) Star Award for Radio Show of the Year (2016 & 2007), The Academy of Country Music (ACM) Award for Radio Personality of the Year, as well as two Marconi Award Nominations.

Currently, Charlie is the Morning Show Host at Charleston’s WTMA News Talk from 6-10am. Charlie’s ability to listen and comment with caring, common sense and humor has earned him a loyal audience, working tirelessly to bring his listeners the latest news and information that directly affects them.

When he’s not behind the microphone at WTMA, Charlie is a voice-over artist who can be heard on many commercials, corporate presentations, and audio books. He is also a recurring cast member at The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre entertaining tourists and locals alike at their intimate theatre in the historic district in downtown Charleston.

Originally from Augusta, Georgia, Charlie James made Charleston his home in 2010 when he moved from Columbia, SC to continue his broadcasting career. Outside of the studio Charlie contributes many hours to local charities and events including the Brain Tumor Society Walk, the Susan G. Koman Walk for Life, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Waters Edge Animal Rescue.

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The exclusive Charleston mayoral debate hosted by Charlie James on WTMA.

 

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Carly Fiorina on the USS Yorktown.

 

Peter Alexander interviews Charlie on NBC.
Peter Alexander interviews Charlie during the SC Primary on NBC’s Nightly News.
With Governor John Kasich.
With Governor John Kasich.
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Talking with Geraldo Rivera during the Emanuel Nine tragedy.
Charlie James
Former South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley.
In DC at WMAL with Chris Plant
In DC at WMAL with Chris Plant
Radio Show of the Year 2016!
Radio Show of the Year 2016!
Weekly Talking Points segment on News 2 WCBD.
South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster at the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition Gala.
Congressman Mark Sanford at the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition Gala.
Charlie moderates the SC Senate district 41 forum.
Charlie moderates the SC Senate District 41 forum.
The Easter Parade with Mayor John Tecklenburg.
At the Easter Parade with Mayor John Tecklenburg.
Presidential Debate viewing party.
Natalie Dupree at the Food Lion Chop Challenge.
Natalie Dupree at the Chop Challenge.
Celebrity Chef for the Food Lion Chop Challenge
Celebrity Chef for the Food Lion Chop Challenge.
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Commentating at the Charleston RiverDogs game.
Charlie James
Throwing the first pitch!
Photo shoot for Mount Pleasant Magazine.
Photo shoot for Mount Pleasant Magazine style feature.
Tango finalist on Dancing with the Stars at Sea.
Tango finalist on Dancing with the Stars at Sea on the MS Westerdam.
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Interviewing Darius Rucker.
Charlie James
Engaged to Carrie Underwood?
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Lynyrd Skynyrd.
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As Sewer Sal at the Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre.
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MC at the Lowcountry Hoedown.