W. Steven Martin

Past DJ Hall of Fame Inductees


W. Steven Martin started his Country radio career as Morning Drive host at KRDS, Tolleson, Arizona. He continued as a Morning host at KNIX/KTUF (Phoenix) and then KBER (San Antonio). In 1977, he returned to KNIX to work twenty-three years in Morning Drive. Despite his remarkable radio career, he is best known for his many Humanitarian achievements, especially his Christmas toy drive which he started in 1978 and continues to be one of the largest charitable endeavors in Phoenix to this day. W. Steven Martin was inducted into the Country Music Disc Jockey Hall of Fame in 2003.