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.