Category: Industry News

Record label and music industry news


Jay Tek Out at Streetz 94.5

Jay Tek is no longer with Streetz 94.5 in Atlanta where he handled PD and APD duties due to budget constraints and reorganizing. He was joined by several other staff members who were also let go. While Streetz has been…


Tupac’s Mother , Afeni Shakur Dead at Age 69

Tupac once said, “Ain’t a woman alive that could take my mama’s place” in his classic song “Dear Mama,” which was dedicated to his mom, Afeni Shakur. Radio Facts is sad to announce that Afeni Shakur has died at the…

Kevin Ross and Cathy Hughes

Summary of Fantastic Voyage Cruise

I am still recuperating from the Fantastic Voyage cruise, it was a MUCH needed vacation. Here are some pics from the event. click “Next” for new pic above or below)

Tanya-Hart-asks-question (1)

Tanya Hart Breaks Hollywood’s Glass Ceiling

Emmy Award-winning Producer, TV Host, Syndicated Radio Personality, and Pop Culture Commentator Tanya Hart and Robert Papazian, an Emmy-winning veteran television producer (Inherit the Wind, The Day After, the highest rated movie made for Television, Rome) and former CEO and…


Mystikal Says Jail Was a Necessity to Save His Life

Mystikal dropped by Ebro in the Morning and talks about his hits, relationship with Master P, Pharrell, Birdman, and his trials and tribulations. During the interview, Mystikal says he is a different person now and jail was a huge part…


Byron Allen Charges New Jersey BPU with Racial Discrimination

Entertainment Studios, Inc. and The National Association of African American-Owned Media (NAAAOM) on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, sent a letter to the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) alerting them that BPU has facilitated racial discrimination in contracting due…


Ciara, Paula Abdul, and More Come Together for WE DAY

Today, WE Day, a series of worldwide educational events celebrating young people making a difference in local and global communities, along with National Title Sponsor Allstate, bring together world-renowned presenters, speakers and performers to celebrate 15,000 Illinois students and educators…

Suge Knight facing a pending Murder case involving an alleged hit-and-run incident in Compton, California. (PRNewsFoto/Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP)

Suge Knight Selects New Defense Team for Murder Trial

The law firm of Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP has been retained in the Marion “Suge” Knight case. Mr. Knight is currently facing murder charges stemming from a January 29, 2015 incident taking place in Compton, California. (Los Angeles Superior…

Alicia Keys to perform at the first-ever "UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony presented by Pepsi" (PRNewsFoto/PepsiCo)

Alicia Keys to Headline UEFA Champions League Final

UEFA and Pepsi® are excited to announce that for the first time ever, the UEFA Champions League Final will feature a global live music headline performance as part of the opening ceremony pageantry. Taking place on May 28th at Stadio…