Author Archives: Kevin Ross

About Kevin Ross

Kevin Ross: 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
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Kendrick Lamar, Calvin Harris and more at the Bacardi Triangle

CALVIN HARRIS, KENDRICK LAMAR AND ELLIE GOULDING TO TAKE THE STAGE AT BACARDÍ TRIANGLE BACARDÍ rum pushes music festival boundaries to create epic music adventure Brand transports fans to a private island in the Bermuda Triangle Three superstar artists, three genres,…

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BET’s Kelly G, Terrance McKnight and Don Lemon Profiled as Most Eligible Bachelors

Congrats to BET’s Kelly G,  CNN and Tom Joyner’s Don Lemon and WQXR’s Terrance McKnight on being featured as the most eligible bachelors in media in Gotham Magazine. See article here.  

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Congrats to Cathy Hughes

Radio One founder and chairperson Cathy Hughes was awarded the Economic and Business Award by the Black Women’s Agenda, Inc. this past Friday. The organization held their 37th Annual Symposium: Workshop Awards Luncheon during Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference in…

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Entercom Ordered to Pay 1 Million in Lawuit

This past Friday Ashley Patton, who sued Entercom radio in Kansas City in 2012 was awarded 1 Million dollars by a jury after being called a porn star by “Afentra’s Big Fat Morning Buzz” on 96.5 The Buzz. She stated  “I…

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MALI MUSIC PREMIERES HIS NEW VIDEO FOR “HEAVY LOVE”

MALI MUSIC PREMIERES HIS NEW VIDEO FOR “HEAVY LOVE” SET TO HIT THE ROAD THROUGHOUT THE MONTH OF OCTOBER SINGER/SONGWRITER/PRODUCER CONTRIBUTES TO JENNIFER HUDSON’S NEW ALBUM, JHUD (September 29, 2014 – New York, NY) Today, musician Mali Music premieres the…

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RON MEYER AND NBCUNIVERSAL VICE CHAIRMAN JOIN GROUNDBREAKING PRODUCER JASON BLUM FOR SPECIAL KEYNOTE

RON MEYER INDUSTRY ICON AND NBCUNIVERSAL VICE CHAIRMAN JOINS GROUNDBREAKING PRODUCER JASON BLUM FOR SPECIAL KEYNOTE THEWRAP’S ANNUAL MEDIA LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE HITS FIVE YEAR MILESTONE MORGAN SPURLOCK, JEFF BEWKES, JOSH SAPAN, CHAD HURLEY AND MORE JOIN 2014 LINEUP Los Angeles,…

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ISRAEL HOUGHTON & NEW BREED RELEASES FIRST SINGLE TO RADIO FROM FORTHCOMING ALBUM:

ISRAEL HOUGHTON & NEW BREED RELEASES FIRST SINGLE TO RADIO FROM FORTHCOMING ALBUM: COVERED…ALIVE IN ASIA New Single “Covered” Available October 14 On All Digital Music Providers Live Recording To Take Place In Jakarta, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Seoul And…

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Anthony Anderson Stops by The Big Morning Buzz on VH1

Anthony Anderson Reveals What He Calls Laurence Fishburne On Set Black-ish star Anthony Anderson stopped by the season premiere of VH1’s Big Morning Buzz Live today, hosted by Nick Lachey alongside new co-host Michelle Buteau.  Anthony chatted with Nick about…

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Tears for Fears: “Songs From the Big Chair” Coming…

TEARS FOR FEARS ‘SONGS FROM THE BIG CHAIR’ RELEASED NOVEMBER 11, 2014, VIA UNIVERSAL MUSIC ENTERPRISES MOST EXTENSIVE REISSUE OF CLASSIC ALBUM AVAILABLE IN FIVE FORMATS; INCLUDES THE HITS ‘SHOUT,’ ‘EVERYBODY WANTS TO RULE THE WORLD,’ ‘MOTHER’S TALK’ AND ‘HEAD…

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Radio PD Needs Prayers

Industry vet Michael Tee needs your prayers as he is recovering and getting treatment for colon cancer. Tee is the PD and works for Apex Broadcasting’s WXST 99.7FM  in Charleston, SC. We’ll keep you posted on his condition and we…

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No Bond for Columbus, GA Music Director Charged with Murder

COLUMBUS, Ga. -Brandon Conner, 35, the man accused of killing his child and the child’s mother prior to a Columbus fire in August, was denied bond for a second time this past Monday in court. Conner who worked for Davis Broadcasting’s…

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K Michelle Meets Mary J Blige for the First Time (vid)

K Michelle appears to be very humbled meeting R&B Icon Mary J Blige… Mary recently signed to Capitol Records and will be releasing a new single “Whole Damn Year” impacting Monday Sept 29 for Urban and Urban AC.

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Sony Music to Release Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances

Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances to be released November 10, 2014  Whitney Houston’s first-ever live album features the icon’s most memorable live performances, available on both CD and CD/DVD New York, NY – September 16, 2014 – Legacy Recordings, a division of…

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iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Changes Name Again Indicating Near future of Radio Industry

KUDOS to iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) (we mean iHeartMedia) for being ahead of the curve and introducing the new form of, what was once radio, to come over the next couple of years.  Radio will no longer be the focus…

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This is Where Radio and the Music Industry will be in Two Years

The writing is on the wall but many are not reading it, we are waiting for someone else to determine our fate and that is exactly what is happening. This is where the music and radio industry is heading and…

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Girl Draws AMAZING pic of Floyd Mayweather (vid)

She makes this look incredibly easy but this girl’s talent is undeniable. I’m still trying to figure out what kind of pencils she is using.