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Black Radio Pros Still Haunted by “The Vent”

Isn’t this a “Communications” Industry? Radio Programmer or “PD:” A radio specialist that leads the on-air team and creates the flow of the station’s overall presentation. He or she is often a part of an upper management team that makes decisions…

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BREAKING NEWS: J Anthony Brown Exits Tom Joyner Morning Show

Sources have informed Radio Facts that comedian J Anthony Brown has exited his longstanding post with the Tom Joyner Morning show. Brown, according to sources is allegedly upset about the pay and another new syndicated host getting a larger salary from Reach…

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Those We Lost in 2015

Natalie Cole December 31, 2015 – We said goodbye to the great Natalie Cole on New Years Eve of 2015. RIP Natalie. “Click “Next” above or below post to see the next great industry person that we lost.”  

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Biggest Industry Stories of 2015

Here are the biggest stories of 2015 in Radio Facts. It was a great year for those in business in the industry and we continue to see technology like streaming and podcasting grow by leaps and bounds. Steve Harvey makes…

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WGCI Chicago’s DJ Timbuck2 Passes

Radio Facts has learned that prominent Chicago Hip Hop DJ, DJ Timbuck2 has passed from complications of cancer on Saturday morning. Timothy Jones aka “Timbuck2” played on Chicago’s WGCI daily in an afternoon drive time segment (5PM).  WGCI PD Derrick Brown…

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Bobby Wonder Returns to Buffalo to Program

Congrats to industry vet Bobby Wonder. After 30 years of Radio with stops in Atlanta, Kansas, City, Jacksonville, Raleigh and Nashville, to name a few,  I’m headed back to Buffalo as Program Director for WUFO and General Manager Sheila Brown…