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
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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…