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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, ...
Music

New Edition: Back On Top With Hit Single & Summer ...

After more than 30 years in the business, veteran R&B group New Edition is back on the top of the charts courtesy of group member Johnny Gill. The iconic boy band—made up of Ronnie DeVoe, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Ralph ...
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Reality Return: Could “SWV Reunited” Be Back On WE TV?

Is “SWV Reunited” readying a return on WE TV? Despite the R&B trio SWV revealing their WE TV reality series had been canceled while doing the promotional rounds for their latest album, “Still,” sources close to the cable network tell ...
Radio

Traci Braxton: Going Solo On New Radio Show

“Braxton Family Values” star Traci Braxton will make her debut on SiriusXM satellite radio on Tuesday. The 44-year-old reality TV star will host a three-hour program, “The Traci Braxton Takeover” from 3pm to 6pm ET on SiriusXM channel The Heat. ...
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Radio Active: Donald Lawrence Inks Deal Syndicated Show

Grammy Award-winning Gospel star Donald Lawrence has signed a deal for a syndicated radio show called “Music Therapy with Donald Lawrence.” Doug Banks Media Group, owned by radio veteran Doug Banks, will distribute Lawrence’s first foray into radio when the ...
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DeDe McGuire: Leaves “Doug Banks Show” After A Decade

Veteran radio personality DeDe McGuire has left “The Doug Banks Show” after more than a decade of working opposite syndicated radio host Doug Banks. This past Friday, McGuire hosted her final afternoon drive show with Banks and the show gave ...
Music

Double Date: Two “R&B Divas” Stars Dropping Music Same Week

Two stars of TV One’s hit reality franchise “R&B Divas” are preparing to release new music on Oct. 28, 2014. “R&B Divas ATL” star Syleena Johnson will unveil her latest album, “Chapter 6: Couples Therapy” via Blakbyrd Music/eOne Entertainment. Led ...