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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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Chicago Rapper, King Louie Shot in the Head

With the controversy surrounding Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq film and Chicago being a hotbed for violence these days, the city tends to stay in the news. Unfortunately Chicago is being highlighted for the wrong reasons and the now there is more…

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Toni Braxton Biopic Coming to Lifetime

Word on the street is that Lifetime has greenlit a movie about the incomparable Toni Braxton. It’s not exactly word on the street because the network actually announced the news on Tuesday. Based on her 2014 memoir, “Un-Break My Heart”…

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Kirk Franklin is Back with a New Single, “Wanna Be Happy”

Last week, GRAMMY® winning recording artist, songwriter and super producer, Kirk Franklin, released “Wanna Be Happy?” the first single from his forthcoming eleventh album and the response was tremendous. Billboard.com broke the news with an exclusive interview followed by the…

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Station drops Tom Joyner Morning Show

Reach Media has been in the news quite a bit lately.  Milwaukee’s WJMR FM (98.3) has decided to drop  the TJMS.  This is the second time in three years.  Andrea Williams, a local vet host, will replace the show with…

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Claudia Jordan Fired from Rickey Smiley Show

Claudia Jordan has been fired from two major gigs in a month.  Unfortunately, this can’t be good news.  Nevertheless, Atlanta is not for everyone and it appears within her statement that she is planning on relocating.  It was announced recently…

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Quick News: Christon Gray, RAB, KRNB, CBS radio

FO YO SOUL RECORDINGS/RCA SIGNS CELEBRATED CHRISTIAN HIP HOP AND R&B ARTIST CHRISTON GRAY New Album Slated for Release in Fall 2015 – Fo Yo Soul Recordings/RCA, a joint venture between gospel music icon Kirk Franklin and RCA Records, is proud…

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Lupe Fiasco Pens Open Letter – Dear White Supremacy

Open letters have become a way for artists, people, and society to express their true feelings about various subjects. If you haven’t already read it, we just reported that Taylor Swift penned an open letter addressing Apple Music. In the…