Kier "Junior" Spates
- 2012 Memorial Parkway, SW
- Huntsville, AL 35801
Kier “Junior” Spates, a native of Houston, Texas, is a gifted comedian and entertainer whose impressive resume boasts notable roles across a variety of media platforms.
As co-host of the nationally syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show, Spates is known for his hilarious and high-energy commentary. Airing weekdays from 6-10 AM on more than 100 radio stations, the program is heard by nearly seven million weekly listeners and is the #1 syndicated morning radio show in America.
Prior to joining the program, Spates performed on stages across the globe with such greats as Aretha Franklin, Lyfe Jennings, Musiq Soulchild, Maze and Frankie Beverly, Gerald LeVert, Anita Baker and Anthony Hamilton. In 2012, he appeared as the opening act on Steve Harvey’s Grand Stand-Up Finale comedy tour, with numerous critics dubbing him “The next big thing in stand-up comedy.” Spates also lent his talents to USO Tours in Japan and Bahrain and was one of the primary acts on the popular Rickey Smiley and Friends Show Tour.
Spates has made many appearances on the small screen, receiving rave reviews for his roles on BET’s Comic View and Getting Paid, just to name a few. He also appeared in the film Barbershop Blues as “Dre” alongside New Edition’s Ralph Tresvant. Spates has traveled with many hit stage plays, including Hinton Battle’s Love Lies featuring Brian McKnight and Angie Stone, as well as Confessions, starring the late Gerald LeVert, Kelly Price and Tommy Ford.
As an integral part of the Steve Harvey Morning Show and related projects, Kier ‘Junior’ Spates has carved an audience uniquely for him.
- July 19, 2023
- Location: 2012 Memorial Parkway, SW, Huntsville, AL
- Phone: (256) 261-3374
- Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
- Price: $20