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George Duke Passes

GRAMMY® Award-winning keyboardist/composer/arranger/producer George Duke has died in Los Angeles at age 67. He was battling and being treated for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). With almost a half a ... Read More...
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Judge Frowns on Fiddy

Rapper 50 Cent pleaded not guilty to allegedly kicking his ex-girlfriend and a judge ordered him to stay away from the woman and get rid of his guns. The Grammy-winning rapper, whose real name is Curtis ... Read More...
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TJMS Outsider?

The Tom Joyner Show and Black America Web.com have dropped the celebrity entertainment report hosted by OMG! Insider host Kevin Frazier. Ok, dropped may be a little strong. Let’s say Kevin has been reassign... Read More...
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CC Norfolk’s New Boss

Derrick Martin has been named Market Manager of Clear Channel's Norfolk cluster. Martin arrives August 12th and will oversee Urban WOWI (103 Jamz), Urban AC WKSA (92.1 Kiss FM), Top 40 WNOH (Now 105) and Rh... Read More...
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The Year of Benet

2013 is shaping up to be a strong year for Eric Benet and his hit album, The One. Coming off the smash hit, “News For You”, is his next single, “Runnin’”. No doubt, female listeners are going to love this... Read More...
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The Mayer Gets My Vote

Last week R&B soul musician Mayer Hawthorne released his sophomore album, Where Does This Door Go. I must say I LOVE this record.  My top songs are “Wine Glass Woman” and “Crime” featuring Kendrick Lama... Read More...
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Russell Simmons Launches All Def Music

Def Jam founder Russell Simmons is getting back in the music game.  Russell Simmons has partnered alongside former Loud Records founder Steve Rifkind, and film director Brian Robbins to launch “All Def Musi... Read More...
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Radio None for Steve Harris

Radio One Cincinnati has parted company with OM Steve Harris after a three-year run. Harris had overseen Urban WIZF (101.1 The Wiz), Sports-Talk WCFN (100.3 The Fan) and Talk WDBZ-AM (1230 AM The Buzz). He ... Read More...
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Diddy’s Revolt Gets a Boss

Entertainment mogul Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs has named Keith Clinkscales the CEO of his new network, Revolt TV. Clinkscales brings his executive experience from posts at companies including VIBE Magazine, where h... Read More...
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R&B Debuts in Austin

Entercom Austin has launched The New 96.3 R&B, anchored by the syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show. “Entercom couldn’t be more excited to launch the New 96.3 R&B here in Austin,” said Alan Kirshbom... Read More...