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Radio Facts Black History Trivia of the Day

Spelman College in Atlanta is NOT the only historically black college for women. What is the other one? CLICK Next FOR THE ANSWER  Subscribe in a reader

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Sheridan Broadcasting Chairman to Receive Prestigious Award

Sheridan Broadcasting Corporation Chairman and owner Ronald Davenport Sr. will receive the Founders Award at the 5th Annual Black College Football Hall of Fame (BCFHOF) Awards dinner on Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Atlanta, GA. The award is presented annually…

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R.I.P – Andre 3000’s Dad Dies from Heart Attack

According to StraightFromTheA, the father of rapper Andre 3000 has died. According to a rep for the rapper/actor, 3000′s father Lawrence Walker passed away yesterday, February 12, 2014. Walker, a Georgia resident,  was allegedly chopping wood for his home after he…

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Popular ATL Club DJ Nando Murdered

Radio Facts is sad to report the death of DJ Nando, who was a powerful voice in the nightclub and adult entertainment club community in Atlanta.  Clayton County Police have identified,  38-year old William Fernando Barnes a.k.a Dj Nando, who…

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DJ Drama Joins Atlantic Records A&R Team

Atlantic Records announced that acclaimed hip-hop artist dj Drama has joined the company’s A&R staff. In addition to his day-to-day A&R duties, including the discovery of new artists and overseeing recording projects, he will contribute to the artist development process…

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Changes at V103 Atlanta

Last year we closed out 2012 with Frank Ski’s shocking announcement that he was exiting the morning show.. well a year later the show he left and was replaced with has just made some MORE changes and I predicted ALL…

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Thinking about Moving? Most Dangerous Cities 2013

Unfortunately we should expect that most of these cities have major economic problems and unemployment. While this may be indicitive of most cities the statistical breakdown make these cities the MOST Dangerous based on crime rates per residents.  Subscribe in…

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Motown the Musical to Hold Open Casting Call in the ATL

Producers Berry Gordy, Kevin McCollum, and Doug Morris are proud to announce “Makin’ It Motown,” a nationwide open call casting search for African-American singers for both the Broadway production of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL and the upcoming national tour. The first…

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‘Love & Hip Hop NY’ Season 4 Returns TONIGHT

Tune into VH1 TONIGHT at 8PM ET/PT when the network’s hit series “Love & Hip Hop NY” returns with all-new episodes. Back in the City That Never Sleeps, new dreamers and fresh talent join the ranks of fan favorites on…

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Radio One Personality Shelia Stewart Killed in Car Crash

Radio One personality Shelia Stewart was killed in a car crash this morning. She was on her way to work stated Chris Wegmann, RVP of Radio One . She was staying with her sister while working from Atlanta but primarily…

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Kevin Ross’ Art “Babysitter”

I drew this picture from the soul and it is based on the way I remember neighborhood babysitters in the 70s where I grew up in Buffalo. This woman was my favorite babysitter Barbara Smith. She was married to the…