Vintage Black Radio DJs

WOW, NOBODY guessed who these people are. We don’t know our Black radio history anymore… too bad. Well here it is, this is who they are…Martha Jean the QueenMartha Jean “The Queen” Steinberg (September 9, 1930  – January 29, 2000) was an influential African-American radio broadcaster and later was also the pastor of her own church.She was born Martha Jean Jones in Memphis, Tennessee. Her first radio job was on …

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Vintage Black Radio DJs

WOW, NOBODY guessed who these people are. We don’t know our urban radio history anymore… too bad. Well here it is, this is who they are…Martha Jean the QueenMartha Jean “The Queen” Steinberg (September 9, 1930  – January 29, 2000) was an influential African-American radio broadcaster and later was also the pastor of her own church.She was born Martha Jean Jones in Memphis, Tennessee. Her first radio job was on …

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Radio Facts BEST Broadcasters: Seven Radio Hosts Scratching the Surface of Greater Stardom

I have to be honest in saying that there was a time that I was not sure about the future of commercial radio. The industry was not growing and there was no new talent being bred for future success, or so it seemed, for almost two decades on the urban side.  Nevertheless, I’ve since changed my mind after exploring the country and listening to various talents in several markets. I …

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