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Pro Broadcaster, Ryan Seacrest Now Has Clothing Line with Macy’s

Macy’s and Ryan Seacrest Celebrate Rio de Janeiro with Exclusive Sportswear Capsule Collection: Ryan Seacrest Distinction Rio The limited-edition capsule will be available in 150 Macy’s stores and on macys.com this summer This summer, Macy’s & Ryan Seacrest launch exclusive, limited-edition…

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VIP’S Attend Johnny Gill’s 50th Birthday Celebration:

VIP’S Attend Johnny Gill’s 50th Birthday Celebration: photos by Arnold Turner. Click “NEXT’ for next picture YVETTE NICOLE BROWN, JILL JONES, SHEREE FLETCHER. CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER, KENNY LATTIMORE, JEFFREY OSBOURNE, SHERYL LEE RALPH, ROCSI DIAZ, YOUNG NEW EDITION (Bio Pic…

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JOE SOTO TO HOST AFTERNOONS ON V103 IN CHICAGO

JOE SOTO TO HOST AFTERNOONS ON V103 IN CHICAGO Chicago, IL, May 24, 2016 – iHeartMedia Chicago announced today that Joe Soto will host Afternoons from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on V103 live in-studio, effective immediately. “I’m proud to…

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Star Trek: Beyond – Trailer & WORLD PREMIERE ANNONCMENT

“Star Trek Beyond,” the highly anticipated next installment in the globally popular Star Trek franchise, created by Gene Roddenberry and reintroduced by J.J. Abrams in 2009, returns with director Justin Lin (“The Fast and the Furious” franchise) at the helm…

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National Radio Hall of Fame Announces 2016 Nominees

National Radio Hall of Fame Announces 2016 Nominees Industry Voting Begins Today LOS ANGELES, May 23, 2015 – Voting for the 2016 National Radio Hall of Fame Inductees begins today. The 24 nominations in six categories were determined by the…

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KIRK FRANKLIN WINS BIG AT THE 2016 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS

KIRK FRANKLIN WINS BIG AT THE 2016 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS Franklin Garners Awards for Top Gospel Artist, Album & Song Dallas, TX  (May 23, 2016) – Gospel mega-star, Kirk Franklin dominated the gospel categories during the Billboard Music Awards last…

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PRX Wants to Reinvent Radio

PRX Forms RadioPublic, a Mobile Listening Company, with Investment from The New York Times, Project11, McClatchy, Knight Enterprise Fund, American Public Media, and Homebrew Jake Shapiro to Lead RadioPublic as CEO; Kerri Hoffman Becomes CEO of PRX.   Cambridge, MA…

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Universal Music Group Forms Verve Label Group

Universal Music Group Forms Verve Label Group Veteran Industry Executive Danny Bennett Named President & CEO New Structure Reflects Deepened Commitment To Jazz and Classical Music SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Universal Music Group (UMG), the world…

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New Ghostbusters Trailer (vid)

  Ghostbusters makes its long-awaited return, rebooted with a cast of hilarious new characters.  Thirty years after the beloved original franchise took the world by storm, director Paul Feig brings his fresh take to the supernatural comedy, joined by some…