Tag: African American

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Anthony Anderson Talks The American Dream

Black-ish Star Anthony Anderson recently stopped by The Whoolywood Shuffle to visit DJ Whoo Kid. With the reviews and ratings shooting through the roof, Anthony talks about ABC taking a huge risk by airing the show, where the concept of…


Don’t Call Raven Symone African American or Gay

There are black people who will be extremely offended by this but think about what she is saying. She doesn’t want to be boxed in. In America we LOVE to label people so that we can put them in a…


Radio Facts Black History Trivia of the Day

This scientist and mathematician is credited with helping to design the blueprints for Washington, D.C. (CLICK Next FOR ANSWER)  Subscribe in a reader E-mail Industry News Tips – We protect your privacy


RF Black History Question of the Day

In honor of black history we will pose a question every day for the month of February. 1. Who was the first black player in the National Basketball Association? (CLICK Next FOR THE ANSWER)  Subscribe in a reader E-mail Industry…


Postal Service to Release New Stamps Honoring Shirley Chisholm

As the nation prepares to observe Black History Month, the Postal Service is proud to announce that on Jan. 31 former Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm will become the 37th honoree in the Black Heritage stamp series. Chisholm was the first African…


Legendary Broadway and Five Heartbeats Actor Chuck Patterson Dies

Radio Facts is sad to report that legendary actor, Chuck Patterson, who most of us know as “Jimmy” from Robert Townsend’s “The Five Heartbeats” died two days before Christmas. Patterson, who was living in Harlem, was highly responsible and helped…


Radio One Partners with MGM for $925 Million Major Casino

In this day and age radio, corporations are expanding into many other ventures to create additional revenue streams and Radio One is no exception. The most successful African American owned radio corporation is about enter the Casino business in a big…


Malcolm D. Lee Talks Black Cinema and Potential for a Best Man 3

The Best Man Holiday writer/director, Malcolm D. Lee sat down with HipHollywood and talked about Black cinema and this being a breakout year for African-American stories. He also talked about the potential for the Best Man to become a trilogy….