“I am having a blast 14 years later, in the building [Merchandise Mart] where it all started for me as an intern at age 19. Feels like I never left!”
Abe the Chameleon earned the tag chameleon for he’s uncanny ability to transmute into one of 30 different characters, like Magellan, Rochelle, Leslie Anderson, Poppychulo, Michael Jackson’s Ghost and tons more.
Abe Kanan was born and raised on the south side of Chicago is a die-hard White Sox fan followed by UFC, and Poker. In 2001 — at age 19 — Abe started an internship for the Mancow Show, and soon after was made an official cast member, from 2001 until 2006. After shows in Miami and Richmond, Abe was recruited as host of his very own show from Chicago on the SiriusXM channel affiliated with Howrad Stern, Howard 101, for three years. Finally, 9 years later, Abe is reunited with his mentor, Mancow, weekday mornings from 6 to 10am on 97.9 WLUP, The Loop..