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  • BET Networks Name Stephen Hill as New President of Programming

    Dec 20, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *BET Neteworks has found its new President of Programming. And his name is Stephen Hill. The channel announced the appointment earlier this week as Hill fills the position in place of his predecessor Loretha Jones. According to Indiewire.com, Jones exited the President of Original Programming position in September, after six years in service. She is noted […]

  • The End of an Era: ‘106 & Park’ to End, Will Only Be Digital

    Nov 17, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments

    *It’s been 14 years since its premiere, but it’s about that time to say goodbye to “106 & Park,” the top music countdown and variety show. The show started with AJ Calloway and Marie “Free” Wright as its original and famous hosts. But during the mid-2000s, they both left the show for other ventures. Terrence J and […]

  • BET Programming President Loretha Jones Steps Down

    Sep 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Loretha Jones is leaving BET Networks after a six-year run as President of Original Programming, during which she oversaw original programming, news, development, planning and acquisitions. According to Deadline.com, Jones announced her departure on Friday, Sept. 5, but it had been rumored for a while. The day prior, BET announced the appointment of Pete Danielsen […]

  • BET Suspends Producer Responsible for Blue Ivy Hair Joke

    Aug 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 7 Comments

    *The Associated Press is reporting that the BET producer behind the Blue Ivy joke read on air Monday by Karrueche Tran has been suspended. A source at BET, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the person was not allowed to discuss the matter publicly, said the producer was suspended for giving a pass […]

  • Beyonce Fan Asks White House to Deport Karrueche Tran over Blue Ivy Joke

    Aug 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 26 Comments

    *An apology isn’t enough for the BeyHive. After Karrueche Tran found herself the object of hate and death threats from Beyonce’s fans for reading a BET cue card that made fun of Blue Ivy’s hair, the Hive has now taken its fight to the White House with a new petition aiming to get her either deported […]

  • Why Was Mariah Carey on the Subway in a Gown?

    Jun 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *For some reason – maybe because she has a new album out – Mariah Carey decided to take the NYC subway to a charity event where she was being honored. Dressed in a glitzy light blue gown with dark sunglasses, Carey posted photos of her Thursday, May 29 train ride to New York’s Fresh Air […]