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Quick News: Christon Gray, RAB, KRNB, CBS radio

FO YO SOUL RECORDINGS/RCA SIGNS CELEBRATED CHRISTIAN HIP HOP AND R&B ARTIST CHRISTON GRAY New Album Slated for Release in Fall 2015 – Fo Yo Soul Recordings/RCA, a joint venture between gospel music icon Kirk Franklin and RCA Records, is proud…

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UPDATE on Man Beating “Teen” on Train

After the great, heartfelt and touching story that I wrote about the lost art of fathers and sons in the black community for the initial video, trying to make a long-awaited and much-needed point, turns out the young dude that…

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Industry Vet Rayva Harrell has Passed

Radio Facts is sorry to report that Rayva has passed. Pat Shields posted info below… I’m saddened to hear that industry sister, Rayva Harrell, passed away this weekend, June 6th after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. She was a…

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Sony Music Executive Spoils Apple’s “Surprise”

During the MIDEM conference in Cannes, Doug Morris gave the crowd on hand what many have been waiting for. The Sony Music executive confirmed what mostly everyone in the world knew already. Apple will introduce its highly anticipated music streaming…

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Steve Harvey Gives Heartfelt Speech to His TV Audience

If you have never been on the set of Steve Harvey’s daytime TV show, during the breaks he will often engage and speak with the audience. Generally he is more like the stand-up comedian version of himself during the breaks…

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WQHT Hires Megan Ryte for Middays

Megan Ryte has been hired by WQHT-FM (97.1) for the 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekday slot. She relocated from Houston, where she previously has worked for KMJQ-FM, KBXX and Fox 26/TV as an on-air talent and digital producer. She began her career…

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2015 NAB Show Day Three Highlights

NAB Show, the world’s largest annual conference and expo for professionals who create, manage, and distribute entertainment across all platforms, today featured Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler, John McAfee, Sandra Adair, and numerous events providing insight on video…

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ASCAP Releases Full “I Create Music” EXPO Schedule

ASCAP announced the panel and performance schedule for the 2015 ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO, to be held April 30th through May 2nd at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles. Nearly 200 panelists and performers will participate in the…