Radio One Exclusives

Gone too soon. Rappers we lost in 2022. Throughout 2022, we have lost quite a few rappers and pioneers in the music industry who created a different sound and wave to Black culture and the world at large.   We pay respect to the rappers who have passed away in 2022 and the legacies that […]

Urban One hosted an intimate industry event of approximately 200 key advertisers and rand decision makers, Urban One talent, and executives with the mission and purpose of showcasing how Urban One is the best strategy for engaging Black America.

The House passed a measure to decriminalize marijuana in April of 2022, though the Republican-led Senate has yet to look at the bill.

It’s no secret that Lyfe Jennings did time in prison, but did you know he knew Jeffrey Dahmer? As Jeffrey Dahmer’s Netflix series circulates, ranking #1 on the Top 10 TV Shows, Lyfe Jennings recalls his encounter with Jeffrey Dahmer in prison. Jennings took to social media and said Jeffrey Dahmer asked him to sing […]

The following is an urgent warning from Radio One about a scam involving some of its radio station properties. With the advent of social media, these scams are on the rise, and Radio One, an Urban One company, wants its listeners to be educated, advised, and on the alert for these scams.

Take a look at 10 past Rihanna collaborators that we hope the pop queen brings out during her 2023 Super Bowl Halftime Show performance.

Celebrating 42 years of Radio One! Take a walk down memory lane in celebration of how founder Cathy Hughes built America's largest Black-owned broadcasting company.

Lil Uzi Vert’s artist, Lotta Cash Desto was shot and killed this morning while driving in Houston. The shooting incident that took Desto’s life, occurred on Septermber 24, 2022. The Houston Police Department responded to a shooting at 2:40 in the morning near 5500 Richmond Avenue. According to police officials, during a triple shooting in […]

With Beyoncé being inducted soon in the Guinness World Records Hall of Fame, we took a look at 9 other Black celeb history makers as well.

Following the tragic death of PNB Rock and newfound success of his single "Selfish," we look back at a few other great posthumous hit songs.

Ludacris’ longtime manger, Chaka Zulu, has been charged with murder after self-defending himself in a shooting that took place outside of an Atlanta restaurant in June. In the shooting incident, Chaka Zulu, whose real name is Ahmed Obafemi, was one of three people shot in the parking lot. The shooting left two dead and one […]

Straight out of Germantown in Philadelphia, PNB Rock was a rare artist in this era. In success, he always showed grace, and he represented his city no matter where he lived. PNB was big on giving back to his city, showing love and performing endless concerts in his hometown. Twitter Heartbroken: Philly’s Rapper, PNB Rock […]