American radio personality Kalisha Perera, has quickly become an influential voice gracing the airwaves on her own iHeartRadio show at 99.1 KGGI, the Inland Empire’s biggest Hip Hop and top 40 radio station.
Kalisha began her journey in 2014, at famed Power 106, L.A.’s “#1 Hip Hop” station where she learned the ropes of traditional radio under some of the industry’s biggest names. With an undeniable drive Kalisha, cut her teeth hosting several podcasts where she interviewed film stars and major artists across several genres of music and Hollywood.
As an audio tastemaker Kalisha, has a knack for spotting the next music trend. Along with keeping her finger on the pulse of pop culture, Kalisha is emerging as a dual threat where she’s building a resume in front of the camera as a red carpet host working exclusive industry events and A-list soirees across Los Angeles.
From humble beginnings Kalisha, was born in Pasadena, CA to a Sri-Lankan father and Australian-Greek mother. Her multi-cultural background has afforded her with unique life experiences taking Kalisha around the globe. Traveling from Melbourne to Sri Lanka to Greece, she’s been able to embrace diversity and all walks of life from early on. Before breaking out into radio Kalisha competed in beauty pageants across Southern California. The ultra competitive pageant world taught Kalisha how to never give up. It was here where her first taste of success came about when she won both Miss Photogenic and her overall division in Pasadena in 2013.
Kalisha’s voice and brand are poised for new creative projects from radio to television and she’s showing no signs of slowing down. With a bright future ahead, the sky’s the limit for Kalisha and her time is now.