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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.


McDonald’s 365Black Awards to Honor Kevin Liles and More on BET Networks

McDonald’s USA announced today it will televise its 11th Annual 365Black Awards ceremony for the second consecutive year on national cable television network Black Entertainment Television® (BET®). Hosted by national television correspondent/actor Terrence ‘J’ Jenkins and leading actress Tika Sumpter,…


Radio Facts Celebrates the Music Publishing Industry in August

Over the last year we have been building our publishing section in Radio Facts with tons of news, information and promotions. We are thrilled to announce that the leading radio industry trade publication Radio Facts will present a special feature…


Dr. Dre Introduced to His Apple Colleagues

There is a lot going on at Apple these days. With the acquisition of Beats, Apple, Jimmy Iovine, and Dr. Dre have been all over the news lately. If you are wondering how Dr. Dre’s first day at work was,…


Ole In Worldwide Music Publishing Deal For Rush Catalog

ole has purchased Core Music, the 40-year home of Rush’s music publishing, and will manage the music publishing affairs of the band for the foreseeable future. Says ole Chairman and CEO Robert Ott, “ole is very honored to have been…


PBS Special: Gospel Singer Tonéx/B Slade’s Coming Out

This video extra from the Independent Lens documentary The New Black gives us an intimate look at how singer Tonéx, a.k.a. B.Slade, shifted gears in his life as a successful gospel artist when he revealed he was gay. The news…

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BlackTree TV And Soul Of The South Television Announce TV Show Launch

BlackTree TV, the No. 1 destination for African-Americans on YouTube and one of the largest online content providers for urban entertainment and information, today announced the premiere of a television program with recently launched Soul of the South Network. Hosted…