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Usher Tour Stops by KKDA

The Usher Experience Tour shut down the American Airlines Center (AAC) in Dallas last week. Usher took time to hang out backstage with Service Broadcasting’s Director of Operations and K104 PD George “Geo” Cook and K104’s morning superstar DeDe in…

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iHeartMedia Layoffs Start, WGCI’s Morning Riot Cancelled, More to come?

In what has appeared to become a tradition iHeartMedia has, once again, starting firing radio staffers before Christmas.  Staff members from both WGCI-FM/107.5  and WKSC-FM/103.5 Kiss FM have already gotten the bad news. The Morning Riot show has been cancelled host Tony Sculfield…

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Radio PD Dies

Radio PD Michael Tee has died. We knew about it earlier this week but wanted to wait to report after the holidays. Tee had been struggling with cancer and was getting better when things took a turn for the worse….

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Dionne Burkett-Lewis Exits Radio One DC

Radio One PD Dionne Burkett-Lewis is out at WMMJ in DC, she stated in 2012 replacing Jamillah Muhammed.  No replacement has been named.   Related posts: Radio One Fires PD Radio Pics, Doc Wynter and Dionne Burkette iHeartmedia (formerly Clear…

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Industry Radio Vet Dies

Yesterday our organization, Service Broadcasting, the Dallas-Ft. Worth and Bay Area communities, and the radio world at-large lost one of our elite leaders, Michael Erickson. Michael was a proven winner whose passion for developing people and ideas was simply unmatched. Over the years, Michael transformed our business and made all of our team better broadcasters and better human beings,

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Industry Vet KJ Holiday Dies of Massive Heart Attack

Radio Facts is shocked and saddened to report that WJLB iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) PD KJ Holiday died of a massive heart attack today while playing basketball with his son who was visiting for the holiday. Radio Facts JUST spoke…

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Programmers Chime in on the lack of New Urban DJs

Part 2: Urban Radio Desperately Seeking New Talent in Dry Pool Over the last couple of days, I have been corresponding with several PDs, announcers, potential announcers and radio people about the story we ran a couple of days ago concerning the…

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Station Seeks Female Talent

A major market station seeks full time FRESH female talent to round out the staff. Looking for a cross between Keysha Cole and Monica. Please fill out the form below. Absolutely no phone calls, emails or requests for info from…