Billy Allen, B-Nice
Billy Allen, also known as B-Nice, is an event host, on-air personality and entertainment
influencer with universal appeal. He has worked with some of the biggest names in the
entertainment industry including Drake, Sean ‘P-Diddy’ Combs, Mary J. Blige, lifestyle
specialist Kenny Burns, actor Terrence J, platinum recording artist Fabolous, and with
both Angela Yee and DJ Envy from Q93’s The Breakfast Club. He currently serves as
the resident weekly host at Masquerade inside Harrah’s in New Orleans.
31-year-old Mr. Allen was born in Marrero, Louisiana and while he attended high school,
he worked at a local comedy club hosting various events. This included open-mic nights,
amateur comedy hours and poetry slams. Ultimately, this landed him a hosting job at
one of New Orleans premiere nightclubs in 2010. In 2013, he was booked to host his
own radio show with Crescent City Radio and WBOK 1230AM covering topics such as
entertainment, fashion and nightlife.
Since then, Mr. Allen has worked with Wink Design and Events hosting multiple
corporate parties, weddings and fund raising events for them. He has appeared on
Bravo TV’s Big Easy Brides and has hosted celebrity weddings throughout the South. In
2013, he hosted The Global Talent Show in Dallas. He was also the host at New
Orleans’s first Gospel Awards and hosted at NOLA Fashion Week, both in 2016. He is
highly adaptable and comfortable hosting for any platform.
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