Tag: iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel)

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Radio One Richmond Adds New Station Manager

After four months of working as the “Acting” Station Manager for Radio One’s Richmond four-cluster market, Marsha Landess was named Station Manager. The market is comprised of a Mainstream Urban (WCDX- IPower), Urban AC (WKJS-Kiss), Inspiration (WPZZ-Praise) and News/Talk (WTPS-AM)…

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Radio Facts: The Biggest Stories of 2014

Year in Review: This year we didn’t have a lot of layoffs and not a lot of hires either. The job situation was pretty much stable. The biggest radio news of the year is all the stations going Classic Hip…

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Those we lost in 2014

Saying goodbye to those we lost in 2014. We lost many greats in 2014, You can click the title to find out more info, click “NEXT” to see each person we lost.  THE MANHATTANS WINIFRED BLUE LOVETT PASSES DECEMBER 11,…

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Urban Radio’s Call to Action for St. Louis Shooting

,    If your target audience is 18-34 women or 25-54, the 18 year old “Michael Brown” incident could have easily been one of their children or perhaps even a brother. St. Louis, Police shooting, Michael Brown, unarmed African American…

iHeart Radio Brand Heads To TV

    iHeartRadio Heads To TV   The iHeartRadio brand will be heading to television on August 26th via The CW Network.   iHeartRadio has secured the exclusive album premiere of Maroon 5’s forthcoming project titled “V” and will broadcast…

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Bobby Bones Inks Long-Term Contract with iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel)

iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Media and Entertainment and Top On-Air Radio Personality Bobby Bones Ink Long-Term Contract iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) announced an exclusive long-term agreement with award-winning Country radio personality Bobby Bones to renew and expand his relationship with…

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Industry Vet KJ Holiday Dies of Massive Heart Attack

Radio Facts is shocked and saddened to report that WJLB iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) PD KJ Holiday died of a massive heart attack today while playing basketball with his son who was visiting for the holiday. Radio Facts JUST spoke…

Bob Pittman and Amanda Richman Talk Radio’s Staying Power

Despite the massive disruption in the music industry from iPods and Pandora, more Americans than ever are turning into good old radio. But the very ways the players like iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) have kept up their audience threated to…