Originally posted on 2013-03-03 20:02:42 According to reports, On Friday March 1, 2013, Awood Johnson, known to the world as Mr. Magic (real name Awood Johnson), died in a car accident in Hattiesburg, Miss.
Radio Facts: I find this picture of Mike in front of the Mic disrespectful to those of us who have earned a radio career (laugh, I really could are less). These are the comments that have been coming in about Michael's show being canned in Detroit.
Radio Facts: A legend in the industry who chooses to remain anonymous sent this comment to me about the industry today. What do you think? (video of Jim Jones getting Tattoo)
"...So talented youth rises.
Radio Facts: The Washington Inn is hosting an '80s party this Saturday to benefit a disc Radio DJey who died last year.
Party Force Entertainers & DJs, together with inn owner Jim Brooke, welcome "all Washington Inn alumni and guests" from 7 p.m. till midnight Saturday.
Radio Facts: "The Drew Show" was dropped last Monday. Host Drew Steele, along with co-host Crista and sidekick Robert "Skittles" Kent, were let go.
A new show is scheduled to debut this morning in the 6 to 10 a.m. slot.