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9th annual Radio Cares for St. Jude Kids® program

Gospel, urban music communities harmonize for a good cause during 9th annual Radio Cares for St. Jude Kids® program Local deejays around the country inspired by the mission offer support for St. Jude kids Mar 22, 2016, 15:30 ET from…

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Radio One Makes Changes in Leadership Positions

RADIO ONE ANNOUNCED CHANGES IN LOCAL RADIO LEADERSHIP A President Retires and a Regional Leader Returns                 SILVER SPRING, MD…March 1, 2016 – Today, Radio One announced the impending retirement of Chris Wegmann,…

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Radio One, Inc. Sued for Breach of Contract

Direct Media Power, Inc., the largest liquidator of unsold media in the U.S., has filed a Counter Complaint for Breach of Contract and Copyright Infringement and Tortious Interference against Radio One, Inc., one of the nation’s largest radio broadcasting companies….

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Former PD and Jock Lance Thomas Dies

Radio Facts sends condolences to the family of Lance (LT) Thomas. He lost his battle with cancer this week. Thomas was one of the original staffers at KBXX in Houston, TX in 91 before Clear Channel (iHeartMedia) then Radio One owned it….

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Radio One’s Hometown Champion Commits Suicide

Call an old friend today, because you never know what people are going through. Just this past Friday, Columbus Ohio’s Black Lives Matter activist Marshawn McCarrel was enjoying his prize offered by Radio One. He was a winner selected by…

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How’s Donnie Simpson Doing at Magic 102.3?

So it’s almost been six months since radio legend Donnie Simpson has been back on the airwaves at WMMJ Magic 102.3 in DC. He had been off the air and retired for 5 years before Radio One brought him back…

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QUICKSILVA and LIL MO RETURN TO WASHINGTON DC RADIO

QUICKSILVA and LIL MO RETURN TO WASHINGTON DC RADIO ‘The Fam’ Premieres as the New WKYS 93.9 FM Morning Show (Silver Spring, MD…January 13, 2016) – On Tuesday, January 19, 2016 The Fam with QuickSilva and Lil Mo will premiere…

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Listeners in DC Not Happy with Tom Joyner Being Moved to AM

Radio Facts has been bombarded with questions, complaints and comments about Radio One moving The Tom Joyner Morning Show to the AM station WOL in Washington, DC and replacing him with industry vet Russ Parr. We’ve gotten the most complaints since this blog…