Retha Jones, a native of Los Angeles, has been literally tickling funny bones across America for nearly 20 years. She has made several club and television appearances on BET’s COMIC VIEW, Comedy Central’s PREMIUM BLEND, HBO’s DEF COMEDY JAM, and several others including Last Comic Standing where she reached the semi finals.
In 2007, Retha placed 1st Runner Up in the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition. She was also crowned Winner of the 2007 California's Funniest Female contest, and Winner of the 1st Annual California Comedy Festival.
She has shared the stage and opened for main headliners such as Carlos Mencia, Eddie Griffin, Andrew Dice Clay, Arscenio Hall, Chris Rock, Tony Rock, Chris Tucker, and Richard Pryor.
In 2003 Retha was dubbed by L.A. TIMES as on of “Five To Watch”.