Saturday Mornings With Joy Keys



Saturday Mornings with Joy Keys is an interactive, live Internet talk-radio show that focuses on providing people with tools to enrich and advance their lives mentally, physically, monetarily and emotionally. Callers are encouraged to call (646) 929-0368 to listen or ask questions.The show is live on Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. Eastern.She is a mother, trainer, speaker, mentor, actress, writer, producer and director. Ms. Keys holds a Bachelors in Social Work. She is a Leeway Art and Change grantee. She is passionate about making a difference in her local and global communities.***Follow on Become a fan on FACEBOOK. Follow on Instagram: saturdayswithjoykeys. Email me at saturdayswithjoykeys (at) hotmail (dot) com


  • 2021 Cervical Cancer Awareness Month with Joy Keys

    2021 Cervical Cancer Awareness Month with Joy Keys

    30/01/2021 Duración: 32min

    2021 Cervical Cancer Awareness Month Special Guests : Debbie Saslow, PhD Managing Director, HPV & GYN Cancers for The American Cancer Society.Tamika Felder , cervical cancer survivor and founder of IAMCERVIVOR Mona Saraiya, MD, MPH, is a Medical Officer and Team Lead in CDC’s Division of Cancer Prevention and Control’s (DCPC’s) Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch  

  • Joy Keys chats with Author Sharon G. Flake about The Life I’m In

    Joy Keys chats with Author Sharon G. Flake about The Life I’m In

    30/01/2021 Duración: 31min

    Sharon G. Flake first exploded onto the literary scene with her internationally acclaimed novel, The Skin I’m In. Since then, she has become a bestselling author and multiple Coretta Scott King Honor Award winner, as well as an NAACP Image Award nominee. Ms. Flake’s many novels include Pinned, Money Hungry, Unstoppable Octobia May, Bang!, Who Am I Without Him?, and You Don’t Even Know Me. Her books have received multiple ALA Notable and Best Books for Young Adults citations from the American Library Association and have been hailed among the “100 Books Every Teenage Girl Should Read.” Her latest book is The Life I'm In. Website:

  • 2020 Human Trafficking Awareness Month with Joy Keys

    2020 Human Trafficking Awareness Month with Joy Keys

    23/01/2021 Duración: 33min

    Lillian Agbeyegbe is the Community Engagement Manager on the Strategic Initiative on Sex Trafficking team. She is the lead on a Safety Net Expansion Initiative for Polaris Big Fight that seeks to reduce sex trafficking in 25 cities across the United States over the next ten years. At Polaris, Lillian was the lead author of “Human Trafficking at Home: Labor Trafficking of Domestic Workers.” She also contributed to other publications including “Human Trafficking on Temporary Work Visas: A Data Analysis 2015-2017” and “On-Ramps, Intersections, and Exit Routes: A Roadmap for Systems and Industries to Prevent and Disrupt Human Trafficking.” Lillian earned her Doctor of Public Health degree from the University of North Texas Health Science Center, and her Masters of Public Health (MPH) in Community Health Education from The City University of New York-Hunter College. She earned her Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Economics from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.  

  • Joy Keys chats with Author Candacy Taylor about the Overground Railroad

    Joy Keys chats with Author Candacy Taylor about the Overground Railroad

    23/01/2021 Duración: 31min

    Candacy Taylor is an award-winning author, photographer and cultural documentarian working on a multidisciplinary project based on the Green Book. She is the author of the bestselling book, Overground Railroad: The Green Book and the Roots of Black Travel in America(Abrams Books). Taylor is also the curator and content specialist for the exhibition, The Negro Motorist Green Book which is being toured by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) from 2020 to 2024. Taylor was a fellow at the Hutchins Center at Harvard University under the direction of Henry Louis Gates Jr. andher projects have been funded by numerous organizations including, The Library of Congress, National Geographic, The American Council of Learned Societies, The National Endowment for the Humanities, The National Park Service, The National Trust, and The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Taylor’s work has been featured in over 65 media outlets including The Atlantic, CBS Sunday Morning, The Guardian UK

  • Joy Keys chats with Singer Ryan Shaw

    Joy Keys chats with Singer Ryan Shaw

    16/01/2021 Duración: 47min

    Ryan Shaw is a three-time GRAMMY® nominated artist for his solo projects, Columbia Records’ This is Ryan Shaw, his In Between and Dynotone’s Real Love. He has shared the world stage with such artists as Van Halen, Bonnie Raitt, John Legend, B.B. King and Jill Scott. His music has been featured on FOX’s So You Think You Can Dance and ABC’s Dancing with The Stars, Grey’s Anatomy, and Lincoln Heights, and the films My Blueberry Nights and Bride Wars and the Sex and the City soundtrack. Ryan has been a featured guest on national TV talk shows. He starred as Judas in the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Olivier Award-winning London production of Jesus Christ Superstar, as the original Stevie Wonder in Motown: The Musical on Broadway, and on London’s West End as the Soul of Michael Jackson in Thriller Live. Ryan debuted at Radio City Music Hall in the Dream Concert benefit for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. His Carnegie Hall appearances include Elton John and Bernie Taupin Tribute, A Celebration of The African Am

  • Joy Keys chats with Actor Javon Johnson from BETs The Oval show

    Joy Keys chats with Actor Javon Johnson from BET's The Oval show

    15/01/2021 Duración: 33min

    On BET's The Oval show Javon Johnson portrays 'Richard Hallsen,' a proud family man, and the esteemed White House butler who has served under several administrations at the White House, longer than anyone else there. Written, directed and executive produced by Tyler Perry,"The Oval" is a political drama series that tells the story of U.S President Hunter Franklin and first lady Victoria Franklin, a power-hungry interracial couple, who present a perfect facade to the world while indulging in wildly scandalous behavior behind closed doors. Javon received his BA in Acting from Southern Carolina State University and his Masters of Fine Arts at the University of Pittsburgh. He has protrayed characters in Barbershop 2, BOO! A Madea Halloween, Daddy's Little Girls,The Hate You Give, American Soul and Prison Break, just to name a few.. Javon has also won many awards for his playwrighting. Not one to tackle one project at a time, Javon and his company, Bear Fruit Conservatory will be holding its official grand openi

  • Joy Keys chats with Authors Maika and Maritza Moulite about One of the Good Ones

    Joy Keys chats with Authors Maika and Maritza Moulite about One of the Good Ones

    09/01/2021 Duración: 43min

    In ONE OF THE GOOD ONES, Maika and Maritza Moulite have written a powerful story that transcends the pages and takes a hard look at what it means to be “one of the good ones,” when being human should be enough.  MAIKA MOULITE is a Miami native and the daughter of Haitian immigrants. She earned a bachelor’s in marketing from Florida State University and an MBA from the University of Miami. When she’s not using her digital prowess to help nonprofits and major organizations tell their stories online, she’s sharpening her skills as a PhD student at Howard University's Communication, Culture and Media Studies program. Her research focuses on representation in media and its impact on marginalized groups. MARITZA MOULITE graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s in women’s studies and the University of Southern California with a master’s in journalism. She’s worked in various capacities for NBC News, CNN, and USA TODAY. Maritza is a PhD student at the University of Pennsylvania exploring ways to i

  • Joy Keys chats with Vegan Activist Tracye McQuirter, MPH

    Joy Keys chats with Vegan Activist Tracye McQuirter, MPH

    09/01/2021 Duración: 31min

    Tracye McQuirter, MPH, was named a national food hero by Vegetarian Times. She’s the author of the new book Ageless Vegan, and the national best-seller By Any Greens Necessary, which established her as one of the most influential vegans in the country, as well as the first free African American Vegan Starter Guide, with nearly 500,000 copies in print. As a public health nutritionist, author and 32-year vegan, Tracye has been teaching people how to live a healthy vegan lifestyle for over 25 years. Tracye's website: 10,000 Black Vegan Women 21-Day Vegan Fresh Start:

  • Joy Keys chats with Ben Brown creator of the Tourettes Podcast

    Joy Keys chats with Ben Brown creator of the Tourette's Podcast

    09/01/2021 Duración: 41min

    Ben Brown is the creator of Tourette’s Podcast, a weekly podcast sponsored by the Tourette Association of America. On the show, Ben talks with strangers who have Tourette Syndrome — sometimes it’s their first time talking openly about it — to learn how they’ve dealt with it, what still challenges them, and how their identities are shaped by it all. Ben was diagnosed with TS when he was a little kid and hid his disorder from his friends and coworkers until his late 30s. Opening up changed everything. Ben, who lives in North Carolina, is a former newspaper journalist working today as a photographer, podcaster and writer.  

  • Joy Keys chats with Poet Cheryl Boyce-Taylor about Mama Phife Represents

    Joy Keys chats with Poet Cheryl Boyce-Taylor about Mama Phife Represents

    26/12/2020 Duración: 42min

    Cheryl Boyce-Taylor is a poet and workshop facilitator. The recipient of the 2015 Barnes and Noble Writers For Writers Award, she is the founder and curator of Calypso Muse and the Glitter Pomegranate Performance Series. Cheryl earned an MFA in Poetry from Stonecoast: The University of Southern Maine, and an MSW from Fordham University. She is the author of four  collections of poetry: Raw Air, Night When Moon Follows, Convincing the Body, and Arrival. A poetry judge for The New York Foundation for the Arts, and The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, she has facilitated poetry workshops for Cave Canem, Poets & Writers, and The Caribbean Literary and Cultural Center. Her poetry has been commissioned by The Joyce Theater and the National Endowment for the Arts for Ronald K. Brown: Evidence, A Dance Company. A VONA fellow, her work has been published in Poetry, Prairie Schooner, Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Pluck!, Killings Journal of Arts & Letters, and Adrienne.  Her life paper

  • Joy Keys chats with Actor/Director/Writer Colman Domingo

    Joy Keys chats with Actor/Director/Writer Colman Domingo

    19/12/2020 Duración: 36min

    Colman Domingo is a Tony, Olivier, Drama Desk, and Drama League Award nominated actor, director, writer and producer. Colman has recently received his Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from Ursinus College. He is a Juilliard School Creative Associate and on faculty of the Yale School of Drama. He has starred in some of the most profound films in recent years such as Barry Jenkins' If Beale Street Could Talk, Steven Spielbergs' Lincoln, Lee Daniel's The Butler, Ava DuVernay's Selma and Nate Parker's Birth of a Nation. He stars in the upcoming films, Jordan Peele's Candyman, Janicza Bravo's Zola and George Wolfe's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. He stars on AMC's Fear the Walking Dead and guest stars on HBO's Euphoria.   **He recurred on Steven Soderbergh's The Knick. His plays and musicals include Dot (Samuel French), Wild with Happy (Dramatist Play Service) and A Boy and His Soul (Oberon Books), the Tony Award nominated Broadway musical Summer: The Donna Summer Musical and Geffen Playhouse history making music

  • Joy Keys chats with African American Astrologer Samuel F. Reynolds about 2020

    Joy Keys chats with African American Astrologer Samuel F. Reynolds about 2020

    13/12/2020 Duración: 39min

    Samuel F. Reynolds, ISAR CAP, a former skeptic, had a life-changing visit to an astrologer and has since spent 30 years doing charts and studying astrology. He currently serves on the board of directors for the International Society for Astrological Research (ISAR) and the International Academy of Astrology. He’s also a co-founder of the International Society of Black Astrologers, and a faculty member for the International Academy of Astrology. He’s written for multiple print and online outlets, including,,, and New York Magazine. His home website is

  • Joy Keys chats with African American Airline Pilot Stephanie R. Grant

    Joy Keys chats with African American Airline Pilot Stephanie R. Grant

    12/12/2020 Duración: 32min

      Airline Pilot Stephanie R. Grant is a graduate of Hampton University, where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. ***Grant served as the Executive Officer in this 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) unit until she fulfilled her military obligation. ***One of her most influential mentors was her cousin, Herman Samuels, a retired American Airlines Captain. It was with his encouragement that she took on flight school at Ari Ben Aviator in Fort Pierce, Florida.  ***On February 12, 2009, Airline Pilots Stephanie Grant and Rachelle Jones along with Flight Attendants Robin Rogers and Diana Galloway, operated Delta Airlines flight 5202 from Atlanta, Georgia to Nashville, Tennessee. Unbeknownst to Grant and the other members of the flight crew, they had just flown into aviation history. This was the first time that a commercial airliner had ever been operated by an All-Female African-American flight crew. ***Stephanie is a Board Member and the Director of Development for the non-profit organ

  • Joy Keys chats with Dr. Desmond U. Patton about social media  gang violence

    Joy Keys chats with Dr. Desmond U. Patton about social media & gang violence

    05/12/2020 Duración: 35min

    Dr. Desmond Upton Patton, Associate Dean for Innovation and Academic Affairs, founding director of the SAFE Lab and co-director of the Justice, Equity and Technology lab at Columbia School of Social Work, is a leading pioneer in the field of making AI empathetic, culturally sensitive and less biased. Also the co-chair of the Racial Equity Task Force at The Data Science Institute and founder of the SIM|ED tech incubator at Columbia University, Patton’s research uses virtual reality to educate youth and policymakers about the ways social media can be used against them and how race plays a part. As a social worker, Patton realized existing gold standard data science techniques could not accurately understand key cultural nuances in language amongst predominantly black and Hispanic youth. In response, he created the Contextual Analysis of Social Media (CASM) approach to center and privilege culture, context and inclusion in machine learning and computer vision analysis. Professor Patton was recently appo

  • Joy Keys chats with Hollywood Producer Lyn Sisson-Talbert about Jingle Jangle

    Joy Keys chats with Hollywood Producer Lyn Sisson-Talbert about Jingle Jangle

    02/12/2020 Duración: 36min

    Lyn Sisson-Talbert stands tall as one of the most accomplished female producers in Hollywood and the guiding force behind top grossing original projects for film, stage, and books. Sisson-Talbert is producing Netflix's first original live-action musical Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey, a 20-year passion project she has been developing alongside her husband David E. Talbert. Sisson-Talbert's other film producing credits include Fox Searchlight's Baggage Claim, Universal's Almost Christmas, both of which opened as the #1 Comedy in America, & Netflix's El Camino Christmas. You can follow Lyn on ***Facebook: @LynSissonTalbert ***Instagram:@LynSissonTalbert ***Twitter: @LynTalbert THE SQUARE ROOT OF POSSIBLE: A Jingle Jangle Story (picture book, ages 4-8, on-sale: December 1) and  JINGLE JANGLE: The Invention of Jeronicus Jangle (middle grade, ages 8-12, on-sale: December 1) are based on Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey, the #1 must see Netflix holiday film written and directed by David E. Talbert. It

  • Epilepsy Awareness Month with Joy Keys

    Epilepsy Awareness Month with Joy Keys

    21/11/2020 Duración: 28min

    Pamela Price currently serves as the Deputy Director for The Balm In Gilead managing the various health initiatives of the organization.  Mrs. Price holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Public Health and has more than 20 years of experience in public health, epidemiology, and healthcare. In addition to her role as Deputy Director, she also serves as the Director for The National Brain Health Center for African-Americans. Mrs. Price has co-developed educational curricula and trainings for the community, clinicians, nurses, & other allied healthcare professionals aimed at addressing knowledge & cultural competency gaps related to health inequities affecting African Americans. As an advocate & leader for diversity & inclusion, she provides strategic leadership to organizations on best practices related to impactful community engagement. Pamela has worked with national and government agencies to develop and implement multi-faceted programs to meet the societal and cultural needs of underserved

  • Joy Keys chats with Andrew Suggs about Live Chair​

    Joy Keys chats with Andrew Suggs about Live Chair​

    21/11/2020 Duración: 29min

    Andrew Suggs is the CEO and founder of Live Chair- one of the industry’s premier barber reservation software providers that has evolved to provide accessible and affordable health screenings in the barber chair. Prior to Live Chair, he held various senior executive sales roles managing and overseeing multimillion dollar books of business. He earned his bachelor's from an HBCU, Claflin University, and MBA degree from Eastern University.  

  • Joy Keys chats with Author Michele Harper

    Joy Keys chats with Author Michele Harper

    14/11/2020 Duración: 42min

    Michele Harper has worked as an emergency room physician for more than a decade at various institutions, including as chief resident at Lincoln Hospital in the South Bronx and in the emergency department at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Philadelphia. She is a graduate of Harvard University and the Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University. The Beauty in Breaking, her first book, is now a New York Times bestseller.  

  • Joy Keys chats with Film Director Arthur Muhammad about The Lil Voice

    Joy Keys chats with Film Director Arthur Muhammad about The Lil Voice

    07/11/2020 Duración: 29min

    AM Studios is releasing the empowering drama, the LIL voice,written by Arthur Muhammad & Tara Youngblood, directed by Arthur Muhammad. The story is filled with profound life lessons, and stars Lynn Andrews, III (Carter High, Greenwood), and Evan Myles Hosely (S.W.A.T., Carter High). Malik Armstrong portrayed by Lynn Andrews, III is trying to rebuild and reconnect the shattered pieces of his life after returning home from prison. Teiana Banks, who plays Teiana, is Malik’s no-nonsense, yet caring, ex-girlfriend who offers him a place to stay after a violent confrontation with his mother’s boyfriend. Renee Jones (Days of Our Lives, Friday the 13th) plays Malik’s mother and Telvin Griffin (Queen Sugar) his friend from the streets. After a series of bad choices that threaten Malik’s freedom, he meets a wise old man in the form of a young boy named Jonah played by Evan Myles Hosely (S.W.A.T., Carter High) who teaches him to pay attention to the voice that speaks to us. The Lil Voice will have you rooting for

  • Joy Keys chats with Author Tochi Onyebuchi

    Joy Keys chats with Author Tochi Onyebuchi

    07/11/2020 Duración: 32min

    Tochi Onyebuchi is the author of the young adult novel Beasts Made of Night, which won the Ilube Nommo Award for Best Speculative Fiction Novel by an African, its sequel, Crown of Thunder, and War Girls, a Locus and Nommo Award Finalist.  He holds degrees from Yale, the Tisch School of the Arts, Sciences Po, and Columbia Law School. Riot Baby is his adult fiction debut. Next month Tochi brings readers back to this incredible world with REBEL SISTERS (11/17). It is the sequel to

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