Category Archives: Radio

  • 10 Very Expensive Songs

    Jan 21, 15 by Daniel T Leave a comment

    *Josh Sanborn, writing for Time magazine and citing data from branding firm Heartbeats International, estimated that total music licensing revenues for 2011 were $2.5 billion. Using copyrighted material for marketing campaigns or any other purpose beyond listening enjoyment can be a costly endeavor in more ways than one. These 10 songs were expensive in their […]

  • Andraé Crouch Funeral Details Released; BET to Stream Services Live

    Jan 20, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 11 Comments

    *A celebration of Andraé Crouch’s life will take place on Tuesday, January 20th and Wednesday, January 21st at West Angeles Church of God In Christ, located at 3600 Crenshaw Blvd in Los Angeles, California. Both services will be open to the public. Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Viewing: 2:00pm – 5:00pm Tribute Celebration: 7:00pm Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Viewing: […]

  • The Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Celebrated in the City of Inglewood

    Jan 19, 15 by Ricky Richardson Leave a comment

    The City of Inglewood celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Monday, January 15, 2015. This was the City of Inglewood’s 32nd Annual Celebration. The day began with a commemorative program at Crozier Middle School. The celebration continued with a symbolic civil rights march to the parking lot of The […]

  • Wendy Dishes on Parents’ Disapproval of her Radio Career

    Jan 18, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *One of media’s biggest personalities — Wendy Williams — graced the cover of Uptown Magazine and inside the issue she wore an array of different glamorous gowns. But glam aside, Williams got pretty personal in the issue. The media personality dished on her marriage, motherhood, racism and not only her career, but why her parents disapproved of […]

  • David Ruffin’s Birthday January 18 – The Temptations’ ‘My Girl’ is 50!

    Jan 18, 15 by Larry Buford 2 Comments

    *Celebrating David Ruffin‘s birthday today, January 18th! Released 50 years ago December 1964, “My Girl” by The Temptations became a national hit in early 1965. David Ruffin sang lead vocal on the tune written and produced by Smokey Robinson and Ron White of The Miracles. Many said that Ruffin’s husky, dominant voice was just as powerful […]

  • Legacy Recordings Commemorates Montgomery-Selma Civil Rights Marches with ‘Freedom Highway Complete’

    Jan 17, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment,  releases “Freedom Highway Complete;” – Recorded Live at Chicago’s New Nazareth Church.  The release is a newly remixed, remastered and expanded edition of the live concert masterpiece recorded by the Staple Singers in April 1965 in support and celebration of that year’s historic civil rights marches […]