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Randy Boyer

Randy Boyer has produced hundreds of tracks, has hits all over the world, and his music has been played by every top DJ you can think of. Numerous songs can be found on dozens of top DJ compilation CD’s and…

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Monica Starr Starks Voiceover

Monica Starr, C.R.M.C. – P.A. began her broadcasting career at the NBC-TV affiliate in Chicago, Illinois as moderator of a teenage talk show. This spurred an interest in radio as well as television. Having created, written, produced, and hosted numerous…

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Shawn Knight

Shawn Knight is no stranger when it comes to radio and television. In the early stages of his career Shawn got his teachings from Kennedy King College and was on the college radio station 89.3FM WKKC. Also, he interned at NBC 5 Chicago “The Jenny Jones Show” for the 1996-1997 Season.

In 1997 he got the opportunity of a lifetime when he received a call from Elroy Smith at Clear Channel Communications to join the staff at WGCI AM-FM. In 2001, Jay Alan invited him to join the staff at Crawford Broadcasting WPWX Power 92 and WSRB Soul 106 3 where he was employed at the station for 10 years. His radio career also includes Radio-One in 2008 at WTLC AM-FM under the leadership of Khris Raye & Brian Wallace, and currently WKZJ K92.7 in Columbus GA.

In late December 2010 to May 2011 Shawn was a regular on television as a “Guest Commentator” on WFLD Fox 32‘s Good Day Chicago. Shawn is also featured in the publication “Who’s Who In Black Chicago” {2006-2007, and 2009} for his accomplishments in Urban Radio. Recently in 2011 the website www.RadioFacts.com ranked Shawn at #5 for Top Radio Personalities in the country. Shawn is a devoted father of 2 teenage boys Jacob & Jacolby and is apart of the Masonic Order A.F.A.M. You can join Shawn’s social networks by #Liking this FB Page or follow him on Twitter: www.Twitter.com/ShawnKnightShow

Karen Vaughn Karen Vaughn Promoted to PD of The Light WTLC AM

Karen Vaughn Promoted to PD of The Light WTLC AM

Congrats to Karen Vaughn on her promotion to PD of WTLC AM’s The Light. She was promoted two weeks ago. Jay Steven’s announced that Karen accepted the additional duties in Indianapolis.   Karen will continue to work closely with Jay…

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Joe “Butterball” Tamburro has Died

Urban radio legend Butterball passed early this morning. He had been struggling with health issues for some time, station reps state and the station was in the process of planning his 50th anniversary in radio. He was still doing a…

Halyburton Dan Halyburton Joins Texas State Networks

Dan Halyburton Joins Texas State Networks

Radio veteran Dan Halyburton will lead the business development efforts for the Texas State Networks’ (TSN) and TSNradio.com, effective immediately, it was announced today by Bruce Gilbert, vice president of news, talk and sports for CBS RADIO Dallas-Fort Worth. Halyburton’s…

Randy Michaels Guest Editorial; Randy Michaels Credibility Magically Disappears

Guest Editorial; Randy Michaels’ Credibility Magically Disappears

Randy Michaels’ Credibility Magically Disappears By guest blogger Akeim (Akiem’s opinions and editorials are independent of Radiofacts.com) Twitter: @Li495Akiem On 101.1 in Chicago and 101.9 in New York City, the news was all bad. Randy Michaels is, of course, the…

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Rodney King Found Dead in His Pool at the Age of 47

Rodney King, the man who was at the center of the infamous Los Angeles riots after people reacted to a controversial verdict, was found dead this morning in Rialito, CA. He was 47. King’s fiancée found him dead at the…