Tag: Atlanta


National Radio Hall of Fame Announces 2015 Presenters

  Presenters attending the nearly sold-out 2015 National Radio Hall of Fame Induction ceremony and celebration on November 5 is a group of distinguished guests in their own right. This year’s presenters include: Neal Boortz, National Radio Hall-of-Famer and former…

Scarface Arrest

Scarface Releases Statement on Recent Arrest

We reported last week that Scarface was arrested immediately after receiving his honor at the BET Hip Hop Awards due to failed child support payments.  Scarface released an official statement regarding his arrest due to some misinformation that was put…


WBLS-FM NAMED URBAN STATION OF THE YEAR Atlanta, GA — WBLS-FM New York, NY was named Urban Station of the Year at the 2015 National Association of Broadcasters’ (NAB) Marconi Radio Awards. The awards were announced Thursday night at the…


Nile Rodgers Honored as BMI Icon At R&B/Hip Hop Awards (pics)

Broadcast Music, Inc.®, (BMI®), the global leader in music rights management, presented the BMI Icon Award to GRAMMY-winning songwriter, composer, producer, arranger and guitarist, Nile Rodgers, at the 2015 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, held at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills…

Donnie Simpson Returns to radio at Radio One?

This has to be the most interesting story of the year. A couple of weeks ago I had heard that Donnie Simpson was returning to radio and at Radio One. I wasn’t sure under what capacity he would be returning. I knew there…

Rene Miller and Carol Blackmon

Radio One Atlanta Parts Ways with Two Vets

Majic 107.5/97.5 has decided to part ways with two Atlanta female vets.  Carol Blackmon and Rene Miller were released from the station this week as the station has experienced continuous ratings challenges. Blackmon started at the station in early 2009 as the…


Bobbi Kristina Has Died

You can’t help but to feel for Bobbi Kristina Brown. She saw a lot, perhaps too much in her younger years and had to be devastated when her mother, one of the biggest stars in the world Whitney Houston, died….