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Popular ATL Club DJ Nando Murdered

Popular ATL Club DJ Nando Murdered

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Originally posted on 2014-01-14 13:50:25 Radio Facts: Digital and Radio Facts is sad to report the death of DJ Nando, who was a powerful voice in the nightclub and adult entertainment club community in Atlanta. [...]
New Orleans Music Industry Icon Larry McKinley Dies at 85 3

New Orleans Music Industry Icon Larry McKinley Dies at 85

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Originally posted on 2013-12-09 16:39:46 Radio Facts: Some people have only one talent and some people have multiple talents. Larry McKinley would be of the latter. [...]
Harry Belafonte Sues the Martin Luther King jr. Estate

Harry Belafonte Sues the Martin Luther King jr. Estate

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Digital and Radio Facts: Radio Facts: In an attempt to auction off some original works of Martin Luther King Jr at the Sotheby auction, Harry Belafonte was met with some opposition from the Martin Luther King Jr. estate when they blocked the sell. [...]
Rickey Smiley Sued by Yolanda Starks White

Rickey Smiley Sued by Yolanda Starks White

Digital and Radio Facts: Industry vet Yolanda Starks White, a self described "highly respected multi-hyphenate industry powerhouse" WOW...according to blacklegalissues.com, is suing syndicated host Rickey Smiley for her share of deals that she states that she put in place for him before she parted ways with him this past April. [...]
Kanye West Announces 7-Week, 23-City North American Tour

Kanye West Announces 7-Week, 23-City North American Tour

Digital and Radio Facts: Radio Facts: 21-time Grammy Award®-winner (and 52-time Grammy nominee) Kanye West will return to the road this fall for THE YEEZUS TOUR - a 23-city North American tour presented by AEG Live - in support of his gold album YEEZUS, the most critically acclaimed new album [...]
Black Celebrities Who Got in Trouble with Uncle Sam 1

Black Celebrities Who Got in Trouble with Uncle Sam

Digital and Radio Facts: There have been MANY celebrities of all colors who have had problems with the IRS. Here are a few of them.Red Foxx - ComedianOne of Red Foxx's last movie roles was in Eddie Murphy's Harlem Nights. [...]

Top 10 Things We Can Learn from Ne-Yo

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Digital and Radio Facts: Radio Facts: The man known to his mother as Shaffer Chimere Smith and to the world as Ne-Yo has definitely made a significant impact on the industry as a singer, songwriter, actor, and now label executive. [...]
Rapper Rick Ross Hires 24 Hour Armed Security Staff

Rapper Rick Ross Hires 24 Hour Armed Security Staff

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Digital and Radio Facts: Radio Facts: In the wake of surviving a drive-by shooting in which he was the target this week, rap star Rick Ross has enlisted 'round the clock security detail for his protection. [...]

Former Wild 94.1 DJ Trauma Dies Suddenly

Digital and Radio Facts:  Former Wild 94.1 DJ Trauma Dies SuddenlyAn autopsy is planned for a former Tampa, FL mix dj knows as Steven "DJ Trauma" Servalli. The 38-year-old   vet mix Radio DJ died suddenly in Arizona after suffering from Flu Like symptoms. [...]
Download: "Eternity" by Lionel Richie featuring President Barack Obama

Download: “Eternity” by Lionel Richie featuring President Barack Obama

Digital and Radio Facts: "Eternity"Lionel Richie                   Eternity by Lionel Richie, featuring the voice of President Barack Obama, was originally produced by Hidden Beach Recordings as part of "Yes We Can: Voices of a Grassroots Movement" for the 2008 campaign. [...]

NIELSEN: 77% of American Adults Listen to Radio Daily

Radio Facts: Nielsen, which analyzed behavioral data collected by the Council for Research Excellence in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Philadelphia, and Seattle in 2008 states broadcast radio reached 77% of American adults every day, making it second only to television, which garnered 95% daily reach. [...]

Elroy Smith Featured in Philadelphia Enquirer/Talks about state of the industry

One of Digital and Radio Facts favorite innovative urban programmers Elroy Smith is featured in the Philadelphia Enquirer this weekend and he talks about the state of radio..... -------------------------- Cutbacks, double shifts:The static of hard times. Radio is losing ad dollars, while listening dips slightly. [...]

Champaign Partners LLC enters into (LMA) for WUIL-FM 107.9 JAMZ with DVH MANAGEMENT d/b/a...

Radio Facts: Champaign Partners LLC announced today it has entered into a long term Local Marketing Agreement (LMA) for WUIL-FM 107.9 JAMZ with DVH MANAGEMENT d/b/a PENDLETON BROADCASTING. The LMA for the Champaign-Urbana Radio Station will start May 1st 2009. [...]

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