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Hot 97 Needs a PD

Emmis has announced that WQHT- New York’s Hot 97 VP/Programming Ebro Darden will be fully committed to his role as morning co-host. Darden will remain as Program Director for WQHT until a replacement is appoint... Read More...
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Revolt On the Rise?

Hip Hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs, is willing to bid about $200 million for the Fuse cable-TV channel. Combs, 43, rose to fame as “Puff Daddy” and has founded fashion, liquor and media businesses, includi... Read More...
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Rodney Gets Live

Comic Rodney Perry may not have a syndicated show like his comrades Rickey Smiley, D.L. Hughley, Steve Harvey or Earthquake so he’s decided to create his own opportunity with “Rodney Perry Live.” The show co... Read More...
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Radio Rewards

Employee morale at Emmis Communications is more than likely much higher than their closing stock price and all for the good. Emmis’ Employee “bible” has one more commandment than the “good book” with the third ... Read More...
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Reality TV Radio: This Is Hot 97

Known as the place “Where Hip Hop Lives,” New York’s globally recognized #1 radio station HOT 97 is teaming up with VH1 to take viewers on a behind-the-scenes look into the Big Apple’s go-to destination for... Read More...
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Alan Lott Passes

The Urban Buzz sends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Alan Lott. Alan was a music industry legend in record promotion and artist development. Alan and his wife Lygia Lott owned Coast II Coast ... Read More...
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Radio One Ups Darrick Williams

Radio One has arranged a nice transfer for Darrick "Brown" Williams from Charlotte up to The City Of Brotherly Love to take the PD reins of Urban AC WRNB (Old School 100.3) and Urban Gospel WPPZ (Praise 103.9)/... Read More...
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House of Buzz Top Ten

House of Buzz Top Ten The Urban Buzz Top Ten Artists of All-Time #1 "The Godfather" James Brown #2 Prince #3 Stevie Wonder #4 Marvin Gaye #5 Michael Jackson #6 Earth, Wind & Fir... Read More...
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Doc’s New Deal

Congratulations are in order for Doc Wynter, CCM+E’s Senior VP/Urban Programming for inking a new, enhanced and extended contract. He’ll remain at the helm of the Urban and Urban AC brands and continue working ... Read More...