Weekday Worship: Hezekiah Walker Launches National Radio Show

Posted September 20, 2016 by jmurray

Grammy Award winner Hezekiah Walker’s music is already in heavy rotation on gospel radio stations across the country, but now the veteran recording artist will soon be heard nationwide with a new syndicated radio show called “The Hezekiah Walker Show.” In an announcement made by Rejoice! MSF (Musical Soul Food Radio Network) and first reported […]

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Back In Stride: Yolanda Adams’ Morning Show Returning To Radio

Posted September 13, 2016 by jmurray

After a brief hiatus following Radio One ending its nine-year run, “The Yolanda Adams Morning Show” is returning to radio this October. Yolanda Adams’ show will air on Houston’s Amazing 102.5 FM with hopes of returning to national syndication in 2017. (There’s buzz iHeart Media, which also syndicates “The Steve Harvey Morning Show,” has interest […]

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Salute her honorees

Sisterhood Salute: Café Mocha Radio Honors Iyanla Vanzant, Kim Kimble, Wanda Durant & more

Posted August 17, 2016 by jmurray

As part of their ongoing awards series, Café Mocha Radio will hold their next Salute Her: Superwomen Making a Difference Awards in Washington, DC on August 25, 2016 as part of the Ubiquitous Beauty Hair Health Expo. The ceremony will take place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center at 11am. The syndicated radio show—hosted […]

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The Afternoon Rush cast

Radio Revamp: New Comedian Tapped To Replace Doug Banks

Posted August 11, 2016 by jmurray

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, the former host of “Showtime at the Apollo,” had worked with Banks for eight years […]

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Big Return: Ebony Steele Back On Radio & Lands New TV Show

Posted June 6, 2016 by jmurray

Ebony Steele is back on the radio as the co-host of the “The Doug Banks Show.” Steele’s full-time return to radio was first reported by Radio Facts. It was originally believed that the late Doug Banks’ last co-host Dee Dee Renee would be staying on to co-host with the show’s new host, comedian Rudy Rush. Instead, American Urban […]

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Wendy Williams

Hot Talk: Wendy Williams Readying Return To Radio

Posted May 31, 2016 by jmurray

Wendy Williams has desires to return to the genre that made her famous—and to some people, infamous! The 51-year-old host of “The Wendy Williams Show” has been in talks with radio syndication companies, as well as SiriusXM satellite radio, about a possible return to radio. Williams, who is inducted in the National Radio Hall of […]

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Rudy Rush

Rush Hour: Comedian Rudy Rush Replacing Doug Banks

Posted May 13, 2016 by jmurray

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 at the Apollo,” will take over the time period for the syndication company American Urban […]

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Tanya Hart at the Academy Awards

Her History: Tanya Hart First Woman & African-American To Head Prestigious Hollywood Caucus

Posted April 29, 2016 by jmurray

Emmy Award-winning producer and syndicated radio personality Tanya Hart has been elected as co-chair of The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors (www.Caucus.org), making her the first African-American and first woman to head up the 40-year-old entertainment industry trade organization. The TV host and pop culture expert will co-chair alongside veteran television producer Robert Papazian […]

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Erica Campbell

Erica Campbell: Replacing Yolanda Adams With New Morning Radio Show

Posted April 25, 2016 by jmurray

On the heels of AlwaysAList.com breaking the news that “The Yolanda Adams Morning Show” had been canceled by Reach Media/Radio One, the company has formally announced the show that will replace the syndicated Gospel radio program. Starting on May 10, Reach Media/Radio One will premiere “Get Up! Mornings With Erica Campbell,” a new daily radio […]

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Marcus D. Wiley, Yolanda Adams & A.V.

Yolanda Adams: Morning Radio Show Comes To An End

Posted April 22, 2016 by jmurray

Reach Media, the syndication arm of Radio One, has decided to end “The Yolanda Adams Morning Show” after more than nine years. AlwaysAList.com learned on Thursday that Yolanda Adams and her co-hosts, comedian Marcus D. Wiley and minister Anthony “A.V.” Valary, were made aware that the very successful radio program was being canceled after their broadcast […]

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