Tag: Showtime at the Apollo

Radio

Radio Revamp: New Comedian Tapped To Replace Doug Banks

In June, it was announced by American Urban Radio Networks (AURN) that comedian Rudy Rush would replace the late Doug Banks in his afternoon drive radio time slot. Banks died after a long battle with Diabetes this past April. Rush, ...
Radio

Rush Hour: Comedian Rudy Rush Replacing Doug Banks

Comedian Rudy Rush has been tapped to replace the late Doug Banks on afternoon radio. AlwaysAList.com reported on April 11 that Banks died from after a long battle with Diabetes at age 57. Now Rush, the former host of “Showtime ...
Photos

HOT SHOTS: KiKi Shepard, Naturi Naughton, Gayle King, Carolyn Malachi, ...

Former “It’s Showtime at the Apollo” co-host KiKi Shepard attended this week’s live show of “Dancing with the Stars.” The Tyler, Texas-bred personality is a trained dancer and would actually be a great contestant on the ABC competition series. Shepard ...
Movies

Apollo Theater: Famed Venue Headlining Its Own Upcoming Film

“Empire” creator Lee Daniels has signed on to direct “The Apollo Theater Film Project,” a documentary that chronicles the history of New York’s famed Apollo Theater. The authorized documentary will capture the Apollo’s storied impact in shaping America’s music nationally; ...
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Stephen B. Steward: Celebrities Support Him Giving Back To Youth

Stephen B. Steward is a recording artist, entrepreneur and a philanthropist. In addition to recording worship songs and carving out his own niche in Gospel music, the Altadena, Calif.-based talent and his wife work with the LOV Olive Branches charity. ...
Radio

George Willborn: Former Michael Baisden Co-Host Back On Radio

Comedian George Willborn is coming back to radio. The Chicago-based funnyman is returning to afternoons as the new co-host of “The Doug Banks Radio Show” starting on Thursday, April 25. On “The Doug Banks Radio Show,” Willborn replaces comedian Rudy ...