Zone·tv and Check the Rhymes Deliver Transparent and Authentic Interviews to the Zone·ify Expression Channel

TORONTO, CA – October 28, 2020 – Zone·tv continues to add unique programming to its zone·ify multi-channel video service through a licensing deal with Check the Rhymes.

Shameika Rhymes is a creative and bold online personality with over 20 years of experience reporting on various facets of journalism for major media outlets.

As the owner, host, and creator of Check the Rhymes, Shameika interviews influential people on thought-provoking topics. The content provides an intimate perspective on her guests. Often described as “where GenX meets Pop Culture” the discussions are an exclusive look into the lives of today’s media personalities and celebrities.

“Check the Rhymes and media partner ‘Suite 929’ are thrilled to partner with zone·ify and introduce new audiences to celebrities and personalities they may not know much about and keep them updated on the ones they already love. This partnership allows Check the Rhymes to deliver its exclusive material and behind the scenes stories about your favorite songs, television shows, and films that haven’t been seen before. We look forward to shining a light on untold stories of your favorite stars to the zone·ify audience,” said Shameika Rhymes, executive producer, creator, and host of Check the Rhymes.

“Check the Rhymes introduces a new dynamic to the Expression channel,” said Jeff Weber, CEO of zone·tv. “Shameika’s interview style conveys a refreshing view into a more vulnerable side of her guests. We couldn’t be happier to help foster these genuine connections between celebrities and our audience.”

Discover. Watch. Love: Check the Rhymes

Expression Channel – Dedicated to bringing viewers the best arts and entertainment shows that deliver a mix of comedy, visual art, dance, music and entertainment. Viewers can explore a huge variety of artistic interests.

Zone·ify is powered by zone·tv’s Studio (cloud-based video curation and programming platform), using proprietary software and Machine Learning algorithms developed by zone·tv.  The experience is designed to provide a rich discovery and lean-back viewing experience – like Pandora for video. Professionally curated stories are delivered, based on what the individual viewer wants to see. Studio’s robust programming tools seamlessly create intelligent, personally curated, automated and highly engaging thematic linear channels that help viewers discover content that appeals to their own sensibilities.

Zone·ify is a unique and engaging multi-channel video service that consists of beautifully curated stories, personalized to the viewer for the ultimate video entertainment experience.


About zone·tv

Zone·tv bridges the gap between technology and engaging programming with its innovative technology solution offering a best-in-class, convenient and highly personalized viewer experience.  The zone·tv™ Studio suite of tools allows any video service provider to create personalized thematic channels with their own content. Zone·tv uses its own zone·tv™ Studio tools to create the zone·ify multi-channel video service – an unprecedented linear-like viewing experience, powered by A.I. Its proprietary software architecture combined with an 8,000+ hour content library has powered the company’s monumental growth. Zone·tv has become the largest provider of thematic subscription video on demand services in North America with more than 18 SVOD channels.

Its diverse programming can be seen on, Comcast Xfinity, X1, DIRECTV, Rogers Ignite TV, CenturyLink Prism TV, AT&T U-verse, TELUS Optik TV, Bell Fibe TV, Frontier Vantage and FiOS, Armstrong Cable and others. The company has offices in Toronto, Canada.

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