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Today Radio One celebrates 34 years in business. Radio One Founder Dr. Cathy Hughes has worked tirelessly for 34 years to make Radio One “the most trusted source in the African American community that informs, entertains and inspires our audience by providing culturally relevant integrated content through our radio, television and digital platforms.”  Enjoy this […]

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation will bestow its coveted Phoenix Award on Cathy Hughes, Chairperson and Founder of Radio One. Ms. Hughes joined Roland Martin…

  This weekend is sure to be etched in the heart and mind of our founder for years to come. On Friday, September 26th, The Black Women’s Agenda will honor Ms. Hughes with the Business & Economic Award that icons like Condoleezza Rice, Maya Angelou and Dorothy Height have received. The following evening, the Congressional […]

Cathy Hughes talks about her role as founder of Radio One, the largest black-owned broadcast company in America and what it was like to be…

On Friday, October 3rd, Radio One Founder and Chairperson Cathy Hughes will be recognized for her phenomenal career by The Living Legends Foundation (LLF) with…

E. Steven Collins (pictured), a legendary radio and media personality, passed away Monday morning after suffering a fatal heart attack, according to Praisephilly.com SEE ALSO: Drunk…

Cathy Hughes, born Catherine Elizabeth Woods in Omaha, Nebraska on April 22, 1947, is an African-American  entrepreneur, radio and television personality and business executive. Hughes founded the media company Radio One and later expanded into TV One, the company went public in 1998, making Hughes the first and only African-American female to head a publicly traded corporation at the time. In the […]

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Radio One Baltimore hosted Baltimore’s ONLY drive thru Voter’s Registration Day and according to all the forms we’ve counted this morning, a total of 270 forms were completed! That means 270 people came through before, during and/or after work/school or doing whatever they were doing, to come through and get registered! To some, that’s not a […]

A NEWSONE EDITORIAL The Rev. Al Sharpton and MSNBC are being attacked by critics for the network’s recent hiring of Sharpton to replace weekday host Cenk Uygur. We at NewsOne always liked Uygur, even before his MSNBC show. We consider ourselves to be political progressives. We like MSNBC’s forward lean, in word and often in […]