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Dream Network

Detroit’s New TV Network for African Americans

The Dream Network (Dream TV, www.thedream-network.com), a new African-American television network, has signed a deal with WPHR-TV33 in Detroit, Michigan to launch on Comcast channel 91, and their digital sub-channel 33.4. Dream TV is also currently broadcasting to the Florence/Decatur,…

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Industry Vet Larry Doc Elliott in Hospice Care

UPDATE: Doc Elliott died this afternoon (August 12, 2015) “Unfortunately as many of you may know Larry “Doc” Elliott also known as Larry O’Jay to his listeners, but simply as “Dad” to me has endured some severe medical complications this…

John Monds Syndicated at Radio One?

Several sources have confirmed that John Monds Evening show will be syndicated at Radio One.  Headquartered at WMMJ in DC (Majic 102.3) the show will also be heard in Detroit, Indiana, Richmond, Columbus Ohio and one or two other markets.  John could not…

The Layoffs for CBS Radio Chicago Have Commenced

Monday morning it all began for the mass nationwide layoff of CBS Radio employees. Reportedly approximately 200 CBS Radio employees across the country are now updating their LinkedIn pages if you know what I mean. As the third largest market…

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Big Sean Makes an Even Bigger Impact at His Old School

MTV News followed Big Sean back to his old stomping grounds in  Detroit at his alma mater, Cass Technical High School, where he built a state-of-the-art recording studio for the students. In his own words, he is trying to give the kids…

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INSANE CLOWN POSSE IN-STORE TOUR ABRUPTLY CANCELLED

Insane Clown Posse (ICP) was forced to announce the cancelation of remaining dates on their nationwide “The Marvelous Missing Link’s Traveling In-Store Insanity Tour” due to legal issues. ICP, one of the best-selling independent groups of all time, kicked off…

ENTERTAINMENT ONE MUSIC SIGNS DEITRICK HADDON, TO PARTNERSHIP

ENTERTAINMENT ONE MUSIC SIGNS AWARD-WINNING GOSPEL SUPERSTAR DEITRICK HADDON, FORMING PARTNERSHIP ON NEW LABEL, DHVISIONS  Partnership with Haddon to also include TV/Film Development NASHVILLE, TN (March 10, 2015) – Two award-winning powerhouses have teamed up to bring gospel music and…

New Radio One OM for Detroit Cluster Named

RADIO ONE DETROIT ANNOUNCES NEW OPERATIONS MANAGER (DETROIT, MI…February 19, 2015) – Effective Monday, April 20, 2015 Nate Bell will transition from Radio One Raleigh to the Operations Manager role overseeing four of the leading urban and talk radio stations…

JIM RYAN NAMED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING, CBS RADIO

JIM RYAN NAMED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING, CBS RADIO Accomplished Broadcaster Takes On Programming Leadership Role Across Division’s Music Stations Extends Contract To Continue Serving As Program Director for CBS RADIO’s WCBS-FM and WWFS-FM in New York Jim Ryan has…