Rappers MJG and 8 Ball perform

Former Radio DJ Shares Story of Accidentally Playing Rap Song on Gospel Station for 4 Hours

August 20, 2018

By Erin Thibeau

In honor of National Radio Day, read this viral Twitter thread about radio programming gone wrong.

Stand-up comedian and "The Daily Show" correspondent Roy Wood, Jr., recalled a story from 15 years ago. Wood and another radio DJ accidentally played the rap song "Just Like Candy" by 8ball and MJG on the gospel station on repeat for four straight hours, no commercials.

Read the hilarious story in full below.

Happy National Radio Day everyone!

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