Category Archives: Urban Radio

  • Michael Jackson’s Brothers Honored Him at Tom Joyner Sky Show

    Aug 30, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Yesterday, August 29, on what would have been Michael Jackson‘s 56th Birthday his brothers – The Jacksons – shared personal family stories at Tom Joyner’s annual event celebrating family during the Tom Joyner Sky Show®. The Jacksons, by the way, are performing tonight at the 2014 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion. They are also currently […]

  • Charlamagne Almost Feels Bad for Releasing Mayweather’s Illiteracy Audio (Watch)

    Aug 27, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments


    *Charlamagne (Tha God) started to feel bad about releasing the audio of Floyd Mayweather struggling to read. He didn’t realize adult illiteracy was such a prevalent issue and was taken aback about blasting Mayweather lack of an ability to read a radio spot. “The Breakfast Club” co-host released the audio to his audience last week — […]

  • Marc Lamont Hill Comes to Floyd Mayweather’s Defense

    Aug 26, 14 by Qwest7 6 Comments


    *Floyd Mayweather Jr. may be taking hits for reading issues on social media, but Marc Lamont Hill isn’t among those making fun of the boxing champ. In his eyes, reading problems are no joking matter, which he made known on his Twitter account while highlighting how making fun of someone who can’t read results in most […]

  • K. Michelle Comes Clean About Elle Varner Beef’ (Watch)

    Aug 24, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *The beef between K. Michelle and Elle Varner has finally become clear. Setting the record straight, K. Michelle opened up to Hot 97 recently about how Varner stole her identity as well as whether the beef was over rapper Meek Mill. According to the singer, the whole thing started over a record called “Cold Case,” […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: Kim Waters to Release ‘Silver Soul’

    Aug 14, 14 by Eunice Moseley Leave a comment


    Urban Jazz saxophonist Kim Waters to release ‘Silver Soul’ marking 25 years on September 2, 2014 *“I wanted to do…something for everyone,” Urban Jazz saxophonist Kim Waters said about the theme of his newest album release “Silver Soul” (Red River Entertainment) on September 2, 2014. “…see the growth.” Kim Waters, as always, will provide his […]

  • Important: Music Producer & DJ Debate Urban Radio’s Negative Playlists & More (Watch)

    Aug 9, 14 by Qwest7 3 Comments


    *A long-standing issue regarding the state of urban radio playlists was recently reignited in a debate between music producer Carvin Haggins and actor/radio & TV personality Quincy Harris (Q Deezy) based in Philadelphia. In a recap posted by radiofacts.com, Kevin Ross highlights Haggins’ claims that parental influence is overruled by playlists featuring lyrics that promote […]