FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
The Ed Lover Show will begin airing in Philadelphia on January 11, 2016 from 6am – 10am ET with the Throwback Hip Hop format that launched the sound of a generation.
MC and radio personality Monie Love will join Ed Lover as a co-host on The Ed Lover Show.
Jan. 8th, 2015 — Ed Lover is bringing a new morning drive radio show with co-host Monie Love, to Philly’s Boom 107.9FM. The new 4 hour show, The Ed Lover Show, features classic hip hop music, celebrity interviews from the hottest artists and influencers plus features that connect with a generation of urban trendsetters. The show will air weekdays from 6am to 10am ET.
Ed Lover is a rapper, actor, comedian, musician, radio and television personality who gained a loyal following as a host of Yo! MTV Raps. He has continued on radio most recently hosting Backspin on XM/Sirius. He coined the phrase “C’mon, SON!” and is a member of the Hip Hop Hall of Fame. Ed Lover has been and continues to be an iconic figure in the world of entertainment.
Grammy nominated Monie Love is an MC and radio personality. Born in England, she moved to the United States where audiences have embraced her wit and her love for Hip Hop. Songs like “Monie in the Middle” and “It’s a Shame (My Sister)” laid the foundation for her status as a Hip Hop icon.
For more details on The Ed Lover Show visit EdLoverShow.com
About Radio One, Inc.
Radio One, Inc. (radio-one.com), together with its subsidiaries, is a diversified media company that primarily targets African-American and urban consumers. It is one of the nation’s largest radio broadcasting companies, currently owning and/or operating 56 stations in 16 urban markets in the United States. Through its controlling interest in Reach Media, Inc. (blackamericaweb.com), the Company also operates syndicated programming including the Tom Joyner Morning Show, the Russ Parr Morning Show, the Yolanda Adams Morning Show, the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, the DL Hughley Show, Bishop T.D. Jakes’ Empowering Moments, and the Reverend Al Sharpton Show. Beyond its core radio broadcasting franchise, Radio One owns Interactive One (interactiveone.com), the fastest growing and definitive digital resource for Black and Latin Americans, reaching millions each month through social content, news, information, and entertainment. Interactive One operates a number of branded sites including News One (news), The Urban Daily (men), Hello Beautiful (women), Global Grind (Millennials) and social networking websites such as BlackPlanet and MiGente. The Company also owns TV One, LLC (tvone.tv), a cable/satellite network programming serving more than 57 million households, offering a broad range of real-life and entertainment-focused original programming, classic series, movies and music designed to entertain, inform and inspire a diverse audience of adult Black viewers. Additionally, One Solution combines the dynamics of the Radio One’s holdings to provide brands with an integrated and effectively engaging marketing approach that reaches 82% of Black Americans throughout the country.