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How’s Donnie Simpson Doing at Magic 102.3?

So it’s almost been six months since radio legend Donnie Simpson has been back on the airwaves at WMMJ Magic 102.3 in DC. He had been off the air and retired for 5 years before Radio One brought him back…

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Universal Music and SoundCloud?

Universal Music Group and SoundCloud, the world’s largest community of music and audio creators with 175 million monthly listeners, today announced they have reached an agreement that creates a host of new creative, commercial and promotional opportunities for UMG’s artists….

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Rickey Smiley Has Found a New Home in Charlotte

Beginning January 19, 2016, listeners in Charlotte will get to experience The Rickey Smiley Morning Show on 92.7 The Block. The Rickey Smiley Morning Show is crazy, good, quick-paced and anchored by one of the nation’s most popular comedians. Easily…

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QUICKSILVA and LIL MO RETURN TO WASHINGTON DC RADIO

QUICKSILVA and LIL MO RETURN TO WASHINGTON DC RADIO ‘The Fam’ Premieres as the New WKYS 93.9 FM Morning Show (Silver Spring, MD…January 13, 2016) – On Tuesday, January 19, 2016 The Fam with QuickSilva and Lil Mo will premiere…

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Listeners in DC Not Happy with Tom Joyner Being Moved to AM

Radio Facts has been bombarded with questions, complaints and comments about Radio One moving The Tom Joyner Morning Show to the AM station WOL in Washington, DC and replacing him with industry vet Russ Parr. We’ve gotten the most complaints since this blog…

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WJMZ Breaks Format to Honor Natalie Cole

How do you truly honor a legend? WJMZ in Greenville, SC did it by breaking format and letting their listeners know how important Natalie Cole is to the culture. When the news broke that Natalie Cole had passed on New…

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The Beatles are Now Streaming On Napster

Napster announced that The Beatles’ entire original U.K. catalogue of 13 studio albums, along with essential collections like Past Masters and 1, will be available for members on Dec. 24. The best-selling band in history, The Beatles, has never been…

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Pandora Releases Thumbprint Radio

Pandora  launched Thumbprint Radio, a hyper-personalized station for each listener. Inspired by each listener’s unique musical tastes, Thumbprint Radio is based on individual thumbing history and will continue to evolve with every new thumb on Pandora. With more than 60…

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Pandora is Now Available on Apple TV

Pandora announced its availability on the state-of-the-art Apple TV. Pandora aims to deliver the best listening experience possible for music fans, and the Apple TV represents a new way for listeners to fire up their personalized stations and rock out…

We tha Plug!! Power 98 is the only station giving you "Patti Pies". Check out what happened to The Morning Maddhouse when they tried "Patti Pies" for the first time! Keep it locked for your chance to win! #MHN

Posted by Power 98 FM on Tuesday, November 17, 2015

“BRILLIANT Radio Contest for Patti Pies

There is a such thing as taking advantage of the moment and Power 98 and V 101.9 definitely took advantage of the phenomenon known as Patti Pies with a brilliant contest. After James Wright Chanel almost broke the internet this…