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Cafe Mocha and Compass Media Networks are expanding their relationship with Compass Media Networks taking over affiliation and marketing responsibilities in addition to advertising...
The Undeniable Top 10 BEST Black Male Groups From the 90s

The Undeniable Top 10 BEST Black Male Groups From the 90s

Radio Facts:Who were the BEST Black Male Singers in Groups in the 90s?LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 25: Ricky Bell, Bobby Brown, Johnny Gill, Ronnie DeVoe, Michael Bivins and Ralph Tresvant of New Edition accept the Lifetime Achievement Award onstage at 2017 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
Destiny Diggs

Reach Gospel Radio Appoints Destiny Diggs to Music Director/Programming

 Reach Gospel Radio appoints Destiny Diggs to Music Director/Programming Assistant of WXHL, WSRY, WXHM, WVBH, KXRL, and Full Network of Translator Stations. Destiny Diggs “We are proud and happy to announce that Destiny Diggs is a welcomed new addition to the Reach Gospel Radio Family, as she assumes the position of Music Director/Programming Assistant” -Pastor Steve Hare, Founder

Radio One renews with Bo Thompson for Morning Drive on WBT AM/FM

Radio One renews with Bo Thompson for Morning Drive on WBT AM/FM Radio One and WBT AM/FM host Bo Thompson have reached a multi-year agreement for Thompson to continue in Morning Drive on the heritage News Talk station. Thompson is a Charlotte native and began his career at WBT in 1990 at age 16.

Who Was Gene Griffin? His Life and His Death

Gene Griffin died May 25th, 2009 from early-onset Alzheimers but one of the commenters (below) states he thinks Griffin died of Karma. We knew a few people who actually knew Gene and his reputation certainly proceeded him. But was he as bad as they say he was? The comments on this story prompted me to update this story.

Historic 92.3 The Beat (KKBT) in LA: A Bright Radio Stationwith a Dark History

KKBT 92.3 in Los Angeles, "The Beat" was all the rage in the late 80s and early 90s. But all that glittered was not gold for Black men.Nationally, it was THE station and a place where black announcers wanted to work badly.

Radio One Charlotte Hires Cam Cooper for Afternoons on 92.7 the Block

Radio One Charlotte Hires Cam Cooper for Afternoons on 92.7 the Block Radio One, Inc.

Urban Radio DJs Lack, Leverage, and Growth Opportunities

Being a Radio DJ on most Black radio stations today is challenging, confusing, and contradictory.

Who Was Laverne Holliday? Former Radio DJ Died Penniless and Sick, Sold Peanuts to...

Laverne Holliday is truly one of the saddest stories we've ever written in Radio Facts and a lesson to radio DJs to never leave their fate in the hands of others. Time is of the essence. RIP LaVerne.A former St.
Byron Allen

Byron Allen And Verizon Announce Black-Owned Media Summit – See Great Byron Allen Interview...

Verizon to Increase Its Spend with Black-Owned Media Companies Byron Allen's Allen Media Group and Verizon proudly announce their partnership in a new diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiative to increase media spending with U.S. Black-owned media companies.

Should Radio DJs Consider Changing The Title?

 I can’t help but to wonder with all the recent changes with a corporation and their need to eliminate a radio from their forte how long it will take before radio DJ catch on and change the title.

Samuel Tatum Promoted to Vice President, Integrated Marketing & Partnerships for Radio One and...

Radio One and Reach Media, the audio divisions of Urban One, the largest Black-owned and operated media company in the country, are pleased to announce the promotion of Samuel Tatum to the newly created role of Vice President, Integrated Marketing & Partnerships. 

5 Most Popular UK Campus Radio Stations You Should Check Out

Technology is advancing, and almost everything about college life has changed. However, some things remained the same throughout many years, such as the university radio stations. The student radios have the attention of students because of their diversity.  Every college is different. They all have their own culture, own identity, traditions, and own specific groups of students.
10 Legendary Vintage Black Radio DJs

10 Legendary Vintage Black Radio DJs

Black Radio DJs helmed what was once known as the bullhorn and the newspaper for the black community. Black Radio DJs were not just people who played records but they rallied the community in times of need, hosted concerts and fed the hungry on holidays.

Radio One Hires Devin Steel as New PD

Devin Steel named Program Director for Atlanta’s HOT 107.9 Radio veteran Devin Steel joins Radio One Atlanta to  lead HOT 107.9, as they celebrate 25 years as the premiere mainstream Hip Hop  station in the country.

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