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THE CHARTS DECODED Every week, Frequency News will take a close look at what is going on with the Urban Mainstream, and Urban Adult radio airplay charts AND the album sales charts from the previous week. We will keep track of what is happening with your favorite music so that you don’t have to! __________________________________________________________ […]

This June, Radio One is harnessing the power of all its properties in a month-long, companywide, synergistic campaign called “It’s All Black Music!” This 360 multi-platform, national promotion was created in celebration of Black Music Month by Radio One’s and Interactive One’s digital core  and Radio One’s national web content editorial team. Black music is […]

Since joining the Radio One family last year, I’ve had the pleasure of covering El DeBarge, Slick Rick and a host of other celebrities. This week, my celebrity list grew a little longer when I had an opportunity to meet Radio One president Barry Mayo when he visited the Radio One Charlotte office this week. […]

Saturday, November 20, Radio One Charlotte sponsored a Turkey Giveaway for area families.

Throughout the month of October Radio One Charlotte volunteered at The Harvest Center as a part of the national Radio One 30th Anniversary Celebration.  The month-long celebration wrapped up Saturday with a coat drive at Wal-Mart.

Radio One’s 30th Anniversary is all about giving back to our communities. On October 14, 2010 our Corporate staff visited the DC Central Kitchen to help prepare meals for the homeless.

“It is not enough for us to do our very best. We must do what is required of the situation.” – Cathy Hughes, 2005 Radio One continued to grow over the next decade. By the year of 2002 Radio One’s portfolio contained 63 stations, and by 2003 Radio One formed a joint venture with Comcast […]

Radio One has always been dedicated to it’s community, in every market that we operate. Over the years our stations have done some outstanding work in the community, here are some photos highlighting our markets and their community outreach efforts.

“We grow, we prosper, we do some incredibly wonderful things for the community. We call ourselves a family of stations. The common denominator is ONE family because that’s the name of our corporation. If we stick together, there is nothing we won’t accomplish.” – Cathy Hughes, 1993 The 1990’s was a great decade for Radio […]

“If I can help a few thousand people, then I know that my work has not been in vain.” – Cathy Hughes, 1985 The Radio one legacy begins with the flagship station WOL. In those days what we now know as Radio One was “Almic Broadcasting”; named after the sons of Catherine L Hughes and […]

The Radio Hall of Fame Will Induct Ms. Hughes in November, bestowing its Emerson Award to the founder of Radio One. Hughes is being recognized for her influence and lasting impact on the world of broadcasting. The annual Radio Hall of Fame ceremony will take place November 6, 2010 in Chicago. Here are a few […]

Last week I received this tweet from @epiphanygirl: Go to www.ellingtonnotes.com dig deep n ur pockets and show these young people love. RT this a 100 x’s. #dukeellingtonschoolofthearts thanku As the curious person I am, I went to the site and found that Radio One (parent company for My92.7) was supporting this project in a […]