Joe has been doing radio for 32 years and teams with Ramonski Luv for "The Real Show" week-day evenings on V-103. He also does the "Back in the Day" show on Saturday evenings from 5 to10pm.
He is a native Chicagoan who graduated from Farragut High School on the West-side and Daley College on the South-side where he received his Associate of Arts Degree. Joe then moved to DeKalb where he earned his Bachelors in Radio, Television and Film at Northern Illinois University.
Joe has been married to wife Darlene for 18 years. They have 2 daughters and a son. Sonia, Samantha and Sonny. They also have 2 dogs. Katie and BJ.
Aside from his family and radio, baseball is his passion. He plays for The Yankees of The Roy Hobbs League. He has won National Championships with teams out of Dallas and Memphis.
Joe teaches Announcing and History of Radio at Kennedy King College. He is also the Lector Coordinator at St. Leonard's Church in Berwyn, Illinois.
Joe's favorite movie is The Godfather. His favorite sports team is the Chicago Cubs. His favorite musical groups are Santana and Steely Dan and his favorite color is blue. He's also quite fond of leopard print.
You can also catch up with joe @ joesotov103 on Twitter and joesoto on Facebook.
IS TONI BRAXTON RETIRING FROM MUSIC?: In a radio interview, Toni Braxtonrevealed that she is not really interested in doing music right now. She said,"I don't know if I'm going to be doing anymore music, I've said that before in the past but I don't know... I'm thinking, I'm singing in the movie. Ta-Da. Some gospel a little bit. I just don't know. Maybe I'm mad at music. I don't know what it is. I can't, my heart's not in it right now." Toni said that her negative feelings towards music has nothing to do with record labels not returning her calls, because they are calling. Toni said that she is not trying to quit the business for good, she is just not sure if she wants to do another album. Toni is starring in the Lifetime film Twist of Fate, which will premiere on Saturday, February 9th at 8pm on Lifetime.