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Donnie Simpson Returns to radio at Radio One?

This has to be the most interesting story of the year. A couple of weeks ago I had heard that Donnie Simpson was returning to radio and at Radio One. I wasn’t sure under what capacity he would be returning. I knew there…

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Streaming Radio is Coming to AT&T U-Verse

I guess everybody is jumping into the music streaming business. Let’s go ahead and add AT&T to the list. AT&T* U-verse® and iHeartMedia launched iHeartRadio, the all-in-one digital music and streaming radio service, for U-verse TV customers**. The addition of…

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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…