Billy Allen (born December 30, 1986), professionally known as B-Nice, is an American host, on-air personality, and an entertainment influencer. He currently serves as the resident host at Masquerade Nightclub inside Harrahs Casino New Orleans. B-Nice has brought out and worked with some of the biggest names in the industry; such as, entertainment mogul Sean ‘P-Diddy’ Combs, Drake, and Hollywood Walk of Fame recipient, Mary J. Blige.
B-Nice was born in Marrero, Louisiana. He attended John Ehret High School (2001-2005). During this time, he worked at a local comedy club, hosting various events. This included open-mic night, amateur comedy hour, and poetry slam. Ultimately, this landed him a hosting gig at one of New Orleans premiere nightclubs in 2010. In 2013, he landed his own radio show with Crescent City Radio and WBOK 1230AM covering topics such as entertainment, fashion, and nightlife.
Since then, B-Nice has hosted numerous concerts with the biggest names in the industry. He has appeared on Bravo TV Big Easy Brides and has hosted celebrity weddings throughout the South. He was the host at New Orleans’s first Gospel Awards (’16) ,and has appeared in NOLA Fashion Week. In 2013, he hosted The Global Talent Show in Dallas, TX. He has worked with Lifestyle specialist Kenny Burns, and platinum recording artist Fabolous. In addition, he’s worked with the Breakfast Club’s Angel Yee and DJ Envy. B-Nice is set to be the biggest name in the entertainment world today. With the drive for success and passion for the business, there’s no limit to what he can accomplish.