Category Archives: Press Releases

The Passing of William G. Mays

MEDIA STATEMENT The Passing of William G. Mays Silver Spring, MD., December 5, 2014 – Alfred C. Liggins, President and CEO of Radio One, Inc. released the following statement on the passing of William G. Mays, business mogul. “The Radio … Continued

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Radio One Expands BOOM Footprint to Atlanta

      Media Contacts Contact: Yashima White AziLove Vice President, Corporate Communications yazilove@radio-one.com O -301.429.3239 C – 240.997.3180     Radio One Expands BOOM Footprint to Atlanta Airwaves turn to Classic Hip-Hop on the new BOOM 102.9 FM {SILVER … Continued

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HOT 107.9 FM Changes Format

      Media ContactsContact: Yashima White AziLove Vice President, Corporate Communications 301.429.3239 Hot 107.9 FM Changes Formats Philadelphia station responds to market and makes history. {SILVER SPRING, MD – November 7, 2014} – Radio One, Inc. launched another Throwback … Continued

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The Passing of Marion Barry

The Passing of Marion Barry – Silver Spring, MD., November 24, 2014 – Cathy Hughes, Founder and Chairperson of Radio One, Inc. released the following statement on the passing of Marion Barry, former Washington D.C. Mayor and Councilmember. Continued

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KSOC Changes Format

Media Contact: Yashima White AziLove Vice President, Corporate Communications yazilove@radio-one.com O -301.429.3239 C – 240.997.3180 KSOC Changes Formats Dallas station is third flip to Classic Hip-Hop for Radio One {SILVER SPRING, MD – November 17, 2014} – Dallas’ KSOUL marks … Continued

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News92FM Format Change

    Media Contacts Contact:  Yashima White AziLove Vice President, Corporate Communications 240.997.3180 News92 FM Changes Formats After three years of being Houston’s only FM all-news station, News92 reports for the last time.   {SILVER SPRING, MD – October 8, … Continued

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ONE SOLUTION PARTNERS WITH NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE IN SUPPORT OF NATIONAL ‘PUT OUR CHILDREN 1ST

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ONE SOLUTION PARTNERS WITH NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE IN SUPPORT OF NATIONAL ‘PUT OUR CHILDREN 1ST: COMMON CORE FOR COMMON GOALS’ EDUCATION INITIATIVE   Media Company Creates New Multiplatform Spots to Highlight Importance of Common Core State Standards … Continued

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Rickey Smiley is a Marconi Award Nominee

CONGRATULATIONS TO RICKEY SMILEY! Rickey Smiley was honored as a nominee for a 2014 Marconi Awards in the category of “Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year.” The awards took place last night in Indianapolis. Kudos to Rickey and all who contribute … Continued

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ALLSTATE Tom Joyner Family Reunion 2014

Over 50,000 were in attendance with Tom Joyner and his crew for the 12th Annual Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion. The Gaylord Palms Resort and Hotel in Orlando, FL was overflowing with Joyner’s celebrity friends, fans, and families experiencing concerts, … Continued

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Ferguson Lives…Young Blacks Continue to Die

Radio One, Inc. will convene a Town Hall Meeting to discuss not only the unrest in Ferguson, but address the violence, socio-economic and law enforcement issues facing African-Americans. Continued

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