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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 iHeartmedia (formerly 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

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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…

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Skip Dillard Remembers Hal Jackson

I have to admit, thus far, Skip is the ONLY program director that I see doing editorials on the station’s blog (WBLS) I could be wrong and if I am I’d love to be but it’s great to see an…

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Radio Round with Akiem Pt 2: Is Rock Radio Dead?

In case you missed the first part of the story here it is.. Pt 2: CBS Radio flipped 104.1 to Hot AC “Mix”. Mix, prior to the move to 104.1, was at 98.5. 98.5 became the new home of 98.5…