Category: URBAN

Urban Radio, Urban Music, Urban Industry News


Tom Joyner Coming to a City Near You

Meeting Every Listener! The Tom Joyner Morning Show just completed the first week of a 5 week tour clocking over 700 miles on the road driving from station to station. In each city they broadcasted live from the city’s local…

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Mike Epps Speaks on His Richard Pryor Role

Everyone has been waiting on this Richard Pryor biopic and now we are getting a little insight regarding the long awaited project. Mike Epps stopped by the Rickey Smiley Morning Show on DISH Nation to talk about his role as…


KDAY Recruits Hip Hop Veteran as New On-Air Personality

KDAY 93.5 FM, Southern California’s original hip-hop and R&B Radio Station, and the most recent brand addition to Meruelo Media, Southern California’s leading minority-owned media group, today announced the addition to its growing “on-air” personality team the addition of television…



Power 99, Philadelphia’s heritage home for Hip-Hop and R&B, announced today on the “T-Roy Show” that T.I., Jeezy, J. Cole, Ne-Yo, Kid Ink, Migos and K. Camp will perform live at POWERHOUSE 2014 (#POWERHOUSE2014) on Friday, October 31, at the…

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Usher Drops Major News at V-103

  Usher came home, so to speak, to drop some news on ATL and the world as he sat in with ryan cameron and the morning team. Usher also discussed missing the stage, making fatherhood his top priority, what he…


Look! It’s Terri Avery and CeCe Peniston

CeCe Peniston is still rocking crowds. She did her thing at Vanity in Charlotte as she performed for the V 101.9/WBAV audience giving those in attendance a performance of a lifetime.


Kem Keeps His Promise to KRNB

“Promise to Love” – Motown recording artist Kem made good on his word recently in DFW when he treated invited guest to a “Smooth Nite Out” at HOB. The night included questions from the audience, a listen to his new…

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Jeezy Ends the Speculation About His Recent Arrest

There has been a lot of speculation regarding Jeezy’s latest arrest even to the point people were calling out Def Jam for not bailing him out. The rapper opened up exclusively with Headkrack and Gary of Dish Nation about his…


Tom Joyner and The Jacksons Rocked Labor Day Weekend

On what would have been Michael Jacksons 56th Birthday his brothers – The Jacksons – shared personal family stories at Tom Joyner’s annual event celebrating family during the Tom Joyner Sky Show. The Jacksons also performed at the 2014 Allstate…

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Will Packer Says Taraji P. Henson Is Responsible For New Film

Taraji P. Henson and Will Packer stepped into Ryan Cameron’s morning show to talk their new film, “No Good Deeds.” They spoke about Taraji’s major role in getting the film done as well as how they pulled in Idris Elba….


Tom Joyner Celebrates Family

Tom Joyner, host of the nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show, along with Allstate Insurance Company, is celebrating family fun with the 2014 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion®. This Labor Day weekend, August 28th – September 1st, families from all…

Motown Records KEM New Album

Kem Reaches New Heights

As soon as KEM’s fourth full-length album Promise to Love [Motown Records] became available on August 25th, it clinched number one on the iTunes Top R&B Albums Chart and the Amazon R&B Soul Chart. Moreover, the record soared to the…


Noisey Highlights The Life of a Rap Sensation (VICE’s music channel) releases Part Four of SVDDXNLY, the feature-length documentary on rap sensation A$AP Rocky. The documentary, which was produced and directed by Noisey, will roll out in five parts weekly. Through extensive interviews with the A$AP Mob…

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