Lou is a 20-year Urban radio programming specialist and 30-year radio broadcasting veteran.
Lou began his radio career in Canyon, TX at West Texas State University while still in High School. He later would be offered an on-air job in Amarillo, TX. From there he moved to Killeen, TX. In 1989, Lou would become the morning talent the #1 Urban-AC station in Baton Rouge, LA. Then up to Toledo, OH for a spell then back to Baton Rouge until 1999 when he would take on his first opportunity with Cumulus Media in Beaumont, TX. Eventually moving to Birmingham, AL for a stint and on to Wilmington, NC for the second round with Cumulus Media. My dad had gotten sick and being the oldest of three, I stepped up to take care of my dad’s affairs in which this put him back in Louisiana (Natchitoches). After 10-years there, Lou has relocated Home…to Memphis, TN.
Radio has always been in his blood, for Lou listens to all genres of music from Gospel to Hip Hop, from County to Pop…Lou is a true music man and enjoys being on air as well as working in the community. Lou’s favorite food is steak, bbq, seafood & yes….Wings!! Lou also loves a great action flick from time to time and when not at the station or at home, is probably working out.
One thing you wouldn’t know about Lou is that he worked for the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office as a commissioned law enforcement officer for 10-years. A grandfather of 6 whom he loves very much! Lou Love’s Church, Cruising, Traveling, Shopping, Bowling, and Golfing.
So, listen up for your boyeee…Lou Bennett, weeknights, 6-9 on 103.5 WRBO!