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Sports Jocks Fired on air, Find out via Twitter (vid)

This is the reason that labels, jocks, PDs and radio should befriend the legitimate industry press. We really DO know things BEFORE they do that could affect them. Chicago radio blogger Robert Feder broke the story on Twitter about the…

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Radio’s Digital Revenue Double-Digit Growth for Q3

Radio’s Digital Revenue Double-Digit Growth for Q3 Off-Air Revenues Also Show Significant Gains as Industry Revenues Indicate Improving Trends CLICK HERE FOR FULL REPORT New York, New York – November 21, 2014 – The Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), the radio…

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GUEST POST: The New Sensational Classic Hip Hop Format

The New Sensational Urban Radio Format It always refreshing when something NEW happens in our industry! Often times when it happens there are folk who say Man I been talking about that for years and now someone finally got it!…

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Radio Round Up: Industry News

 Boyz II Men stops by WNBM New York Radio 103.9 studios ….to promote their latest album “Collide” (l to r: Nate Morris, WNBM Midday personality La Loca, Wanya Morris, Shawn Stockman) RCA Recording artist Jazmine Sullivan shows her support for breast…

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Classic Hip Hop Station Premieres in Atlanta

“ATLANTA’S New Home of CLASSIC HIP HOP and R&B is OLD SCHOOL 99.3/1010” (Atlanta, GA)- ATLANTA has a new HOME for CLASSIC HIP HOP and R&B, that home is OLD SCHOOL 99.3/1010, playing hits from Mary J Blige to Notorious…

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ESSENCE R&B Star winner Greta Prince signs to SRT Entertainment

Jackson, MS – SRT ENTERTAINMENT is proud to announce the signing of ESSENCE R&B Star winner Greta Prince and the release of her new single, “Forever.” (Available Online Today) Written and produced by “who’s got next” producer/songwriter Daniel Bryant, “Forever”…

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iHeartMedia’s Bob Pittman will interview Ryan Seacrest Major event

iHeartMedia’s Bob Pittman to Interview Ryan Seacrest as C Space Headliner at 2015 International CES Havas Executive Marobella Joins Advertising Experts from Google and Yahoo to Enhance Exciting Line-up of C Space Headliners AThe Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced…

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Wendy Williams talks to Kelly Mac

We’re a little late on this but Wendy gives some great advice for announcers who want to get out of radio to Kelly Mac listeners.  Subscribe in a reader E-mail Industry News Tips – We protect your privacy

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Radio One Third Quarter Results

Radio One, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROIAK and ROIA) today reported its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. Net revenue was approximately $112.2 million, a decrease of 5.3% from the same period in 2013. Station operating income1 was approximately $38.6…

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Rap Pioneer Big Bank Hank from Sugarhill Gang Dies

The rap community as well as the music industry lost one of the great pioneers early this morning. Big Bank Hank, 57, died of cancer this morning. He was a member of the Sugarhill Gang and he was a member…