He started at 102.3 in 1988, and later became a host on MIX 93's 'Southern Soul Party' show, both of JWBP Broadcasting. Operations Manager Terence Brown released this statement to News Channel 5:
"We here at JWBP Broadcasting sincerely regret the loss of Roosevelt Polk “RJ the Bad Boy”. The dedication and joy that was given to the staff and listeners will be missed. He was a true radio professional and unique air-personality of many years. We ask for prayers for his friends and family."Further information about his cause of death has not been confirmed.