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New Orleans Connection

2014 Jazz Fest—A Must See Line-up Harry Connick, Jr a hit on American Idol Tickets are on sale now for the 2014 Jazz Fest - officially the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival-- scheduled for April 25 ... Read More...

The Voice… ATL Style

If you have heard the booming bass voice of Myke Julius coming through your speakers, you will more than likely do a “triple double take.” Moreover, how ironic is it that the man with the bass for a voice is al... Read More...

WALR #1 & Winning In Atlanta

With what some may attribute to a reassignment of PPM devices, the holidays or simply time for a change, it is clear that there has been a bit of a shift in the atmosphere of the radio airwaves in Atlanta. ... Read More...

Get “Happy”

Pharrell "Happy" #1 @ iTunes with 300,000+ Sold this Week! Top 10 Airplay at Urban AC and Top 20 at Urban Get Happy! Pharrell Williams "Happy" from Despicable Me 2 Contact Cynthia Johnson at cynthi... Read More...

Elroy Smith Out at Radio One Philadelphia

Elroy Smith and Radio-One Philadelphia have parted company. Smith had been with Radio-One since 2007. Smith was informed of the change in leadership by VP of Programming Jay Stevens and General Manager Shawne... Read More...

Buzz On: Ken Johnson

Buzz On Ken Johnson Ken Johnson’s first job in radio was as a sports announcer at WOL-Washington DC (the Radio One station, but before it was owned by Radio One); he later went on to work for Greater Medi... Read More...

K-Soul’s Rebirth in Dallas

Radio One is re-introducing R&B music from the 90's and today back into rotation on KSOC 94.5 to the Dallas market. The station also returns to it's former name as KSoul. The station dropped current R&a... Read More...

Preston Lowe Passes

The Urban Buzz sends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Preston Lowe, the MD of Radio One Urban KBFB (97.9 The Beat)/Dallas. Lowe had been in his current post for the past two years. Funeral ser... Read More...