Digital and Radio Facts: Radio Facts:January 20th is the day many of us to get to take off work due to the King holiday but there are quite a few interesting things that have occurred over the course of time on this very day. We wanted to share a few of those monumental occasions with you.
(Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for National Museum of African American Music)KUDOS to Cathy Hughes who was recognized for her 40 years as a broadcast owner by HON. ELEANOR HOLMES NORTON yesterday IN HONOR OF CATHY HUGHES HON. ELEANOR HOLMES NORTON OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIAIN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Tuesday, December 8, 2020Ms. NORTON.
New Website Officially LaunchesBrand X Music welcomes Alicia Richards as its Head of Creative Sync—as announced today by Co-Owners John Sponsler and Tom Gire.Representing the company’s five catalogs, she oversees the sync department and orchestrates placements for an in-house library comprised of 8,000-plus tracks, 115 albums, and 55 original songs by seven artists across four genres—pop, rock, indie, and
This is the part about "us" that we always protect from the world because of our need to keep our OWN darkness from seeing the light. We like to project ourselves as innocent but this is not always the case.
Having just had part of his right leg utated as a result of a lengthy battle with Type II diabetes, Andre “Doctor Dre” Brown” is now the subject of a GoFundMe caign to raise the money necessary for his full recovery and care. A multi-talented performer who made his mark in a number of media over the course of 25
.100 HIP HOP AND RNB FM MAKE MAJOR FREE AGENT MOVES.100HipHopandRNB.FM has been a significant player in the digital radio world and CEO and Program Director Lorenzo “Ice-Tea” Thomas has taken full advantage of the plethora of changes that have transpired within the industry last week.Digital Radio station.100 Hip Hop and R & B have agreed to terms with two
July 30, 2020Leading Voice-Over Artist Cayman Kelly Becomes New Voice of ESPN Audio - Listeners will Hear Kelly’s Dynamic Sound Across the Network Beginning in AugustESPN Audio is collaborating with leading voice-over artist and host Cayman Kelly to bring his contemporary sound to the network.
Atlanta’s Black Radio stations have teamed up with the common goals of voter registration, voter education and voter mobilization in advance of the November 2020 election. After Atlanta made national news regarding voter suppression during the past primary election, several Black Radio Program Directors got together to discuss how they could create positive changes as they look toward the future.
KIRK FRANKLIN RETURNS AS HOST & MENTOR, ALONG WITH JUDGES ERICA CAMPBELL, JONATHAN MCREYNOLDS AND KELLY PRICEReturning to BET for season 10 is America’s most inspirational singing competition, “Sunday Best.” Kicking off in Sunday Best fashion, the series returned with a live audience and band from Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta.
Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Announce April Powers as First Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer
April Powers Brings Corporate and Nonprofit Diversity Management Experience with Global Expertise.The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators announces today that April Powers has joined the organization as its inaugural Chief Equity & Inclusion Officer, effective June 3, 2020.
Johnson Memo to BLM Echoes CBC Founding Principle "Black People Have No Permanent Friends, No Permanent Enemies….Just Permanent Interests"TO:Black Lives Matter Leaders and SupportersFROM:Bob Johnson, Founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET) and The RLJ CompaniesDATE:June 17, 2020RE:The Formation of An Independent Black Political PartyI am writing to you with a suggestion that Black Lives Matter (BLM
CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS WELCOMES 21ST SUPER BOWL GOSPEL CELEBRATION WITH PRESS CONFERENCE FEATURING MAYOR OLIVER GILBER, MELANIE FEW, COMMISSIONED, ANTHONY BROWN & MELVIN CRISPELL III
Radio Facts: MIAMI, FLORIDA - JANUARY 29: Commissioned and Founder of SBGC Melanie Few attends the 21st Annual Super
CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS WELCOMES 21ST SUPER BOWL GOSPEL CELEBRATION WITH PRESS CONFERENCE FEATURING MAYOR OLIVER GILBER, MELANIE FEW, COMMISSIONED, ANTHONY BROWN’MELVIN CRISPELL III
MIAMI, FLORIDA - JANUARY 29: Commissioned and Founder of SBGC Melanie Few attends the 21st Annual Super Bowl Gospel
Official Statement From Sean'Diddy' Combs Regarding The Comcast / Byron Allen U.S. Supreme Court CaseMy name and my network, REVOLT, have been mentioned recently by Comcast in reference to the Comcast/Byron Allen US Supreme Court case as an exle of Comcast's inclusive practices with respect to African American owned cable networks.