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Elvis Duran: Net Worth, Relation, Age, Full Bio & More

Elvis Duran is one of the most famous radio personalities in America. He is popularly known for Premiere Networks’ show, Elvis Duran, and the Morning Show.

Who is Elvis Duran?

Barry Brian Cope, known mainly by Elvis Duran, is an American radio jockey and host. Celebrated personality in radio has also inspired many through his life journey. The radio artist appeared and played minor cameos in a few films. Die Hard with a Vengeance, Truth, and Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! Are the notable movies that have Duran’s features. He is also involved in philanthropic efforts, including animal welfare, mental health upliftment, and LGBT awareness. Duran came out to be gay and has been closely related to the LGBT movements in the USA. 

He has his brand named The Elvis Duran Group. The radio personality has worked in WIOQ, a commercial radio station, as a program director. Duran has penned down his autobiography with Where Do I Begin?: Stories from a Life Lived Out Loud. For his excellence in the field of radio, Elvis has received numerous recognitions as well as nominations. In 2001, he received the title of Radio Music Awards for Personality of the Year. After two years, Duran got recognition in the Radio & Records Award for Best Personality in 2003. He was inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame of the National Association of Broadcasters in 2018. 

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Quick Bio

Birth NameBarry Brian Cope
Birth DateAugust 5, 1964 (Age 57)
Birth PlaceMcKinney, Texas, USA
Birth SignLeo
GenderMale
Other NamesElvis Duran
Parent(s)Billy James “BB” Cope, Valeta Cope
Sibling(s)N/A
High SchoolN/A
CollegeUniversity of North Texas
EducationGraduate
ProfessionRadio host
Active Years1989- Present
CountryUnited States of America
NationalityAmerica
Height5 feet 7 inches
Weight73 kg
Eye colorBrown 
Hair colorBlack
Sexual OrientationGay
RelationshipMarried
Spouse(s)Alex Carr (2019- Present)
Boyfriend(s)N/A
ChildrenN/A
TattoosN/A
Social Media HandlesTwitter

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Linkedin

Facebook

Net worth$20 million

Career

Why is Elvis Duran famous?

  • He is a notable radio personality in America. He started his professional career in the late 1980s while working at a commercial radio station in Philadelphia named WIOQ. Later in 1989, Duran became the program director of the firm. He joined the KGSR radio station in Austin, Texas, in 1991. The radio jockey has worked in other radio stations initially in his professional careers, such as WZGC and KRBE. After working at the commercial radio station, WHTZ in the afternoon, Duran became prominent, later shifted to the morning slot. The show was named Elvis Duran and the Morning Show that ran over 30 radio stations, including WHTZ, WAKS-FM, WIOQ-FM, WERZ, and others. 
  • The radio host is closely associated with the first LGBT radio station, CIRR-FM, which also aired its show in 2020. Through this show, Duran gained immense popularity in the states. When he came out to be homosexual, Duran barely faced criticism. His fan base is strong who showers love for every endeavor made by the artist. Following the success of the show, Duran featured in various media outlets to date. The Elvis Duran Group is Duran’s entertainment label that was launched in 2007. His radio show was named the Best Morning Show by the New York’s Achievement in Radio Awards. 

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Personal Information

How does Elvis Duran look?

Elvis Duran is a 57 years old radio host born in McKinney, Texas, the USA, on August 5, 1964. His bodyweight is 73 kg, and his height is 5.7 feet. Duran’s eyes are brown, and his hair is black. He attended the University of North Texas.

Relationship

Is Elvis Duran straight?

In 2010, Elvis Duran came out as gay. He married Alex Carr in 2019. 

Net worth

What is the income source of Elvis Duran?

He is a prominent radio host in the USA. his net worth is $20 million.

Trivia

  • Elvin Duran’s birth name is Barry Brian Cope.
  • Elvis Duran and the Morning Show is his radio show.
  • His height is 5.7 feet.

 

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