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L.A. Reid Receives Key to City at Radio One Cincinnati

L.A. Reid Receives Key to City at Radio One Cincinnati (Cincinnati, OH…February 8, 2016): To celebrate the accomplishments and storied career of L.A. Reid, the record executive, musician, and former X Factor host was honored with a key to the…

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WHUR Gets New PD

“WHUR 96.3FM NAMES FAMILIAR FACE AS PROGRAM DIRECTOR” Washington Based Radio Station Taps New PD to Lead On-Air Team Washington, D.C. – There’s a new Program Director in town at WHUR 96.3FM. The flagship station of the Howard University Radio Network has…

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Derek Fisher Fired as Knicks Coach, Interim Named?

According to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne, The New York Knicks have fired head coach Derek Fisher. The Knicks are not confirming Fisher has been fired, but sources tell espn that he has been. Kurt Rambis will be interim coach. More to come.

Beyonce (L), Chris Martin (C) and Bruno Mars perform during the half-time show at the NFL's Super Bowl 50 between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, California February 7, 2016.       REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

In Case You Missed Beyonce and Bruno Mars

No disrespect at all to Coldplay as they are a great band but Beyonce and Bruno Mars took the Super Bowl 50 halftime show to another level with their dance/sing-off battle. As Queen Bey got her ladies in Formation, Bruno…

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BEYONCÉ Gets in Formation for World Tour

BEYONCÉ announced THE FORMATION WORLD TOUR following her appearance during SuperBowl 50. The highly-anticipated tour, promoted by Live Nation, presented by American Express and produced by Parkwood Entertainment, will kick off in North America on April 27 in Miami, Fla….

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Arsenio Hall Tells Tom Joyner How he Changed his Life

Arsenio Hall stepped into the studio with Tom Joyner and gave him the biggest praise possible as he called him a trailblazer. Arsenio, who is no slouch himself, shared a great story with Tom about moving away from Cleveland because…

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ONEUNITED BANK & AAFCA’s 2nd ANNUAL “MONEY ON MY MIND EVENT

ONEUNITED BANK & THE AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION’S 2nd ANNUAL “MONEY ON MY MIND: THE FILM & TV INDUSTRY” EVENT An enlightening private forum discussing career & income opportunities behind the camera OneUnited Bank, the nation’s largest black-owned bank…

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Former 92Q Jock “Reggie Reg” Dies

Reggie Calhoun, aka “Reggie Reg,” has died in his hometown of Baltimore, MD. The former 92Q (WERQ) jock died of congestive heart failure Saturday at St. Agnes Hospital according to his sister Betty Covington in a quote to The Baltimore…

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Tom Joyner Morning Show Highlights

Friday’s Tom Joyner Morning Show. The show was filled with guests including Arsenio Hall, Kym Whitley, Tyrese, Mo’Nique, Lonnie Love and Anthony Anderson (whew!). You can find highlights from the entire show here on BlackAmericaWeb.com http://bit.ly/IfYouMissedIt. Two key highlights were…