Rev Erskine

Rev Erskine


Erskine Amo Whyte, known professionally as Rev Erskine is a Ghanaian radio and television presenter and event compere who was born and raised in Kumasi in the Ashanti region of Ghana. He is best known as the host of the Myd Morning Show and former host of the Y Campus Express on Y 107.9 FM. He also doubles as the Official iTunes Chart show on 4SyteTV.

In 2013, Erskine joined the Y Campus Express radio show team as the assistant producer and reporter for the University of Ghana and eventually took over as the host for Y Campus Express in 2015. In February 2019, Rev became the host of the Myd Morning Radio Show. Apart from radio and TV hosting, Erskine has also acted and was featured in Selfie, a Kobi Rana movie that also features Adjetey Annan, Mzbel, Kafui Danku and more.

Erskine’s work has been recognized leading to him awarded in the 2016 Ghana Tertiary Awards as the Most Influential Student of the Year and Most Influential Student Radio Presenter male. Rev Erskine was nominated for the Best Radio Personality (Male) in the 2018 Ghana Entertainment Awards USA. In 2019, Rev Erskine was awarded by the 3G Awards USA for media excellence.

    Level Up, Yzz Up

    The Yzz Up and Level Up campaign, an initiative of YFM Ghana started as an intensive and educational journey/campaign on all matters concerning the Coronavirus disease; what it is, its implication and measures to safeguard one from it.

    Another main aim of the Yzz Up campaign is to teach the general public the proper way of wearing the masks i.e., to cover both the nose and the mouth, to push/ sensitize the general public on the various safety measures there are to help fight the virus and also to debunk all misinformation, myths and misconceptions of the Coronavirus.

    With each station in the Y Triangle handling various topics every day, the Yzz Up campaign also seeks to clear the air on fears and myths expressed by the general public concerning the Covid-19 vaccine. In as much as the campaign is to educate the general public, each station has special segments that allow their listeners to phone in and share their experiences since Covid19 entered the shores of Ghana and also the challenges of adapting to a new normal.

    The Yzz Up campaign not only seeks to reach out to its listeners but also to reach out to students who have one way or another found their way to campus. To make the educational journey fun and engaging, regular listeners stand the chance of winning amazing prizes for tuning in to the Yzz Up drama series.