Meet the voice behind AOL’s ‘You’ve got mail’ and ‘Welcome’


Comedian Jim Breuer tracked down Elwood Edwards, the iconic voice behind the classic AOL phrases including”Welcome” and “You’ve got mail.”

His greetings include “Welcome,” “You’ve got mail,” “You’ve got pictures,” “File’s done,” and “Goodbye.”

Edwards said he recorded the phrases for AOL in 1989.

Edwards now works as an editor and graphics supervisor at WKYC Channel 3 in Cleveland.

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