Popular Radio personality of Radio One’s DC station 93. 9 WKYS, Anwan “Big G” Glover, who is also member of DC’s legendary Go Go band, Backyard Band was stabbed over the weekend while attending an event in DC. Big G was supporting an event of another band in DC when an altercation broke out and while defending himself he was stabbed. Glover, was released from the hospital Sunday evening and is currently at home recovering. Glover released a statement to his fans: “I am not a stranger to adversity and when shown hate, I’m going to spread love. I am recovering and will be back soon. My flesh may be stabbed but my spirit is unbreakable. I want to thank all my fans, followers and friends for their inquiries, well wishes prayers and love. I love you all back and I’m always going to love my city. -G”
Anwan “Big G” Glover , has been a fixture in the DC community for years and was most recently honored by the city earlier this year by DMV Honors celebrating his achievements in Music, Film, Radio, Television, Philanthropy and overall accomplishments as an Artist. Glover’s past acting roles include: The Wire (Slim Charles), Law & Order and the Academy Award winning movie “12 Years A Slave”.
Prayers out to Big G for a speedy recovery.