Author Archives: KevRoss

About KevRoss

KevRoss: Radio and music industry pro with over 25 years experience. Worked in every area of the music industry including: Radio Jock, Program Director, Record Promoter, Magazine Editor, Radio Facts Editor. Creative sketch and paint artist and entrepreneur. My Google + url is: HERE

Dr Dre Sells Home for Hefty Profit

Congrats to Dr Dre and his agent (agent pictured) Kurt Rappaport for selling a home he purchased in 2011 for 16 million and sold recently for 32 Million this means the agent, (agent pictured), profited a whopping commission of $960,000 at 3% or…


Suge Knight Arrested for Murder

According to TMZ Suge Knight has been arrested for murder in a vehicular accident where witnesses state he ran over a man twice during an altercation at a movie shoot. Cops found the vehicle abandoned in a parking lot in…


Meet Dr Dre’s New Hip Hop Protege Justin Night

Meet industry legend Dr. Dre’s new Hip Hop Protege Justin Night  Subscribe in a reader email News Tips – Privacy protected Related posts: Timbaland Says Justin’s “Take Back the Night” Will Be the Biggest Record of This Generation Justin Timberlake…


Radio Facts Magazine Returns for 20th Anniversary Issue

We are excited to announce the Radio Facts Magazine will return for a very special issue, our 20th anniversary. It’s hard to believe that its been 20 years but it has.  Programmers, you can expect the issue on your desk…


Sly Stone Wins 5 Million Lawsuit against former Manager and Attorney

Legendary funk/soul singer and former radio jock Sly Stone (real name Sylvester Stewart) has been awarded over 5 million in damages from an attorney and accountant that diverted his funds into their own companies and accounts. Stone did not receive royalties…


Cipha Sounds Exits Hot 97, States Frustration

Cipha Fired from Hot 97 Hot 97 has been making a LOT of changes over the last couple of years from programmers to a reality series to many morning show changes.  Several vets have left the station including Angie Martinez, Mister…