LL Cool J Launching Classic Hip-Hop Station On Sirius XM Radio

LL Cool J Launching Classic Hip-Hop Station On Sirius XM Radio

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 28, 2018

Queens legend LL Cool J is set to launch his own station on Sirius XM Radio LL Cool J’s Rock the Bells Radio. The... Read More

Philly Sports Radio Station in Controversy over Fake Black Caller

Philly Sports Radio Station in Controversy over Fake Black Caller

by #teamEBONY   Aug 26, 2016

A scandal at Philadelphia sports radio station 97.5 The Fanatic, in which a phony Black caller was created that many listeners found offensive has... Read More

Breakfast Club Hillary Clinton

In This Election, Solutions Weigh Heavier Than Hot Sauce

by Richard Fowler   Apr 19, 2016

On Monday, New York’s Power 105.1 featured Hillary Clinton on The Breakfast Club, a mainstay of the city’s hip-hop radio scene, as she campaigned... Read More

Sports Talk, Barbershop Style — Only It’s on Satellite Radio

Sports Talk, Barbershop Style — Only It’s on Satellite Radio

by Brandon Robinson   Sep 30, 2015

Sighs of relief are sweeping the basketball fandom universe this week as NBA training camp begins.   This means LeBron James is surely readying... Read More

Black Women Who Podcast aisha tyler

Black Women Are Winning the Podcast Game

by Veralyn Williams   May 04, 2015

From Angie Martinez to Wendy Williams, Black women were a consistent voice on the hip-hop and R&B stations I listened to growing up. But... Read More

NPR headquarters

The End of NPR's Blackest Show

by Veralyn Williams   May 23, 2014

Believe it or not, I was actually listening to Michel Martin, NPR’s Tell Me More (TMM) host and Marilyn Geewax, NPR’s Senior Business Editor... Read More

Living Your #Selfish20s to the Fullest

Living Your #Selfish20s to the Fullest

by Tiffany E. Browne   Nov 04, 2013

Gernae Chase, 24, is not a household name.  However, she is making a virtual blueprint for her millennial peers to make note of. After... Read More

Chicago’s Iconic WVON Radio Celebrates 50 Fabulous Years

Chicago’s Iconic WVON Radio Celebrates 50 Fabulous Years

by Rod McCullom   Apr 17, 2013

For the past two weeks, an iconic Chicago institution has celebrated its golden anniversary. WVON 1690AM—the city's only Black-owned and operated radio station—officially marked... Read More

On the “A” w/Souleo:
Higginsen Aims to Save the Music with “Sing, Harlem, Sing!”

On the “A” w/Souleo:
Higginsen Aims to Save the Music with “Sing, Harlem, Sing!”

by Souleo   Aug 16, 2012

Media pioneer and Harlem legend, Vy Higginsen has created change on many platforms including being the first Black female radio personality in the prime... Read More