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DJ Fired after Sex Change, Listeners Retaliate

This would not have gone over well in the States. ENGLAND: Capital FM DJ has Sex Change, Listeners Urge Station to Rehire Stephanie Hirst (previously Simon Hirst) underwent a sex change this past June. Station bosses relieved the vet DJ…


Bey-day replaces Payday for former Radio One Employees

Well, Radio One did make an effort but the listeners were not interersted in an all news station in Houston so now hometown favorite Beyonce gets airtime 24/7 until a format is determined. Yashima Azilove, vice president of corporate communications…

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DJ Laz Switches the Style Up

DJ Laz, whose real name is Lazaro Mendez, shook up the radio world in Florida when he suddenly departed Power 96, where he was on the air for more than 20 years. He’s now on HITS 97.3 with a new weekday morning…


The Stars Came Out to Support Robi Reed (PICS)

Emmy® Award-winning casting director and talent executive Robi Reed held her legendary end-of-summer event, “Robi Reed’s 12th Annual Sunshine Beyond Summer Celebration” – The Day Party With A Purpose benefiting The Reed For Hope Foundation, on Saturday, September 13, 2014…

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SiriusXM Slated to “Disrupt” The Airwaves

TechCrunch and SiriusXM announced it will launch “TechCrunch Radio,” a limited-run series premiering at Disrupt San Francisco 2014, one of the most anticipated tech conferences of the year. TechCrunch’s East Coast Editor, John Biggs, and writer and reporter, Jordan Crook,…

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Usher Drops Major News at V-103

  Usher came home, so to speak, to drop some news on ATL and the world as he sat in with ryan cameron and the morning team. Usher also discussed missing the stage, making fatherhood his top priority, what he…


SiriusXM Partners With Major Digital Sports Platform

SiriusXM and Bleacher Report today announced the upcoming launch of SiriusXM Bleacher Report Radio, a new satellite radio channel debuting September 2 that will deliver engaging content from one of the leading digital sports destinations to a nationwide audience of…


Former KMJM Jock on the Frontline of Ferguson without Radio Support

We have not gotten much in the way of how iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) is covering the situation but we have been getting constant updates from Radio One. KUDOS to Radio One and KUDOS to Tony Scott for caring enough about the community to be of service.