Tag Archives: radio one

  • ‘Tom Joyner Morning Show’ Off the Air in Dallas where it’s Based

    Nov 19, 14 by EurPublisher 30 Comments

    *Dallas area fans of radio legend Tom Joyner got a real shock this past Monday when they tuned to K-Soul 94.5. The “Tom Joyner Morning Show” wasn’t there! It seems that Radio One, which owns part of Joyner’s company, Reach Media, switched the format of K-Soul to something called Boom, which is basically classic hip-hop. The company’s […]

  • Houston Radio Station Now Playing Only Beyonce, 24/7

    Oct 9, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *This week, a news station in Beyonce’s hometown of Houston suddenly began playing her music – and didn’t stop. Listeners looking for the latest news were left wondering what in the name of Sasha Fierce was happening. A statement on the station’s website had an explanation: “News92, Houston’s first FM all-news radio station aired its […]

  • Sheila Stewart, Radio One Personality, Killed in Car Accident

    Oct 25, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Urban radio has been left stunned by the sudden death of Radio One personality Sheila Stewart. The media veteran was on her way to work in Atlanta Thursday morning when she was killed in a car accident, Chris Wegmann, the Regional VP and General Manager for Radio One, confirmed. She was driving westbound on Interstate 20 […]

  • Roland Martin to Anchor TV One’s ‘News One Now’

    Jul 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *TV One has tapped Roland Martin to anchor its first morning news program. “News One Now,” a one-hour live weekday telecast based in Washington DC, will focus on African American news and current affairs and be culled from the third hour of a three-hour radio show to be syndicated on Radio One network stations. The […]

  • Radio One Increases Merger Investment in Tom Joyner’s Reach Media

    Dec 4, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    Ever since BET was sold to Viacom, other media companies have been looking for the perfect venture and it seems that one has been established. Radio One, Inc. has decided to join with Reach Media, Inc., to create the leading African American network radio company. Radio One’s Syndication One Urban programming combined with Reach Media […]

  • TV One President / CEO Wonya Lucas to Step Down

    Oct 23, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *TV One has announced that its President and CEO Wonya Lucas will step down at the end of the month. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Lucas, who assumed the role in May 2011, will be replaced by Alfred Liggins, the CEO and President of TV One’s parent company Radio One. Liggins will add oversight of […]