Nessa Diab is a radio, television personality, and television host from the United States. Moreover, Nessa Diab has hosted various shows like MTV2 Charlamagne& Friends, MTVU Woodie Awards, and Girl Code in MTV and MTV2.
Table of Biography
Nessa Diab was born on the 6th May of 1981, in Southern California, the United States of America. According to her birth date, she is 41 years old and holds an American nationality. Moreover, she holds an Arabic ethnicity and has a birth sign of Taurus.
This American journalist believes in the Muslim religion. Regarding her parents, her father is an Egyptian and her mother is Middle Eastern. Moreover, Nessa grew up with her two brothers. Besides that, she has not shared her parent’s and brother’s identities in public yet. She was born during the Gulf War days.
Talking about her academic career, she attended the University of California, Berkeley for her study in Mass Communication.
After receiving the degree in Mass Communication, Nessa Diab get an opportunity to break free from her war-impinged early years and come out as a superstar in her own right. While studying at UC, Berkeley, this lady first bagged a show on the WILD 94.9 KYLD airwaves.
Since that moment, the brave girl who rose the success ladder one step at a time hasn’t looked back. Nessa’s already successful career reached its peak when she landed a primetime slot on Wild 94.4’s “Nessa’s Night Show” in San Francisco. She grabbed a job at New York City’s renowned Hot97 to become “The Voice of New York,” furthering her success story.
Moreover, she has even hosted several well-known American television programs. She was invited to speak about the status of women in media at the United Nations’ celebration of “Women’s History Month” in 2015.
Rise to Fame
Since that moment, the brave lady who rose the success ladder one step at a time hasn’t looked back. Nessa’s already successful career reached its peak when she landed a primetime slot on Wild 94.4’s “Nessa’s Night Show” in San Francisco. She grabbed a position at New York City’s renowned Hot97 to become “The Voice of New York,” furthering her success story.
In addition, she has even hosted several well-known American television programs. She was invited to speak about the status of women in media at the United Nations’ celebration of “Women’s History Month” in 2015.
She subsequently moved from San Francisco’s WILD 94.9 to ENERGY 92.7 as her home station, but she would later switch back for the station’s weekday overnight show. The next week, Nessa landed a nightly show on 101.5 JAMZ in Phoenix, Arizona.
Her next job after rising on the radio ladder was as host of “Nessa’s Night Show,” a primetime radio program on San Francisco’s Wild 94.4. The performance turned out to be her biggest professional achievement.
She became well-known due to the celebrity interviews she conducted, both on San Francisco radio and on YouTube. She received such respect and gratitude that MTV gave her the chance to host the well-known TV program “Girl CodeM.”
Host different television shows
Nessa’s career reached its peak in 2015 when she took Angie Martinez’s place as the drivetime host on the legendary Hot97 radio station in New York City, becoming “The Voice of New York.”
Her popularity increased ten-fold while working as a jockey at one of the most significant and influential hip-hop stations in the world. She currently hosts The Nessa Show on Host 97, which is broadcast on the radio station WQHT KMVQ.
Nessa has a thriving radio career and has also presented television programs like “Ain’t That America,” “iHeartRadio Music Festival,” “VH1 Big Morning Buzz,” “Teen Mom Aftershow,” and “Real Talk.” In 2016, she additionally presented Real Talk, Mucho Mas, The Challenge: Rivals III, and The Challenge: Battle of the Bloodlines.
As an activist
Nessa and Colin Kaepernick, who is a civil rights activist and football quarterback founded Know Your Rights Camp, a multi-city traveling youth empowerment initiative for disadvantaged youth.
The organization increased its influence in 2020 by contributing to COVID-19 and launching a legal defense project “for victims of excessive force by police terrorism and human rights breaches” in June.
She and Girl Code co-host Carly Aquilino launched Plan B One Step’s Perfectly Imperfect national campaign in 2016, encouraging young women to take control of their reproductive health.
Awards and Net Worth
As of now, this television host has not yet earned awards or recognition in her career. But, looking at her successful career, this lady might earn some of them in the following years.
Moreover, she has earned a huge sum of money in her career. In addition, she has a net worth of $2 million and has not shared other information regarding her income and salary.
Currently, Nessa is in a relationship with Colin Kaepernick, an American footballer. They first got together when the American football player was the quarterback for the National Football League’s San Francisco 49ers (NFL).
They reportedly started dating in 2015, although they only came out as a couple in 2016. In past, she has been in a relationship with Aldon Smith from 2003 – 2005. In addition, Aldon is an American footballer. But, they split up and the reason behind it is unknown.
This television host stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 62 kg. Moreover, she has black hair with dark brown eyes color and her body measurements measure 34-25-36 inches.
She is on all kinds of social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. On her Instagram, there are more than 490k followers. Likewise, there are more than 137k on Twitter and she is not active on Facebook.