Tag Archives: TV One



Jun / 03

Exclusive: TV One Celebrates Black Music Month and the Sound of D.C. With Go-Go Documentary, The Beat Don’t Stop

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The sounds of Go-go hit the nation on another level when we all heard those conga drums in the background of “Da Butt” by E.U. (Experience Unlimited) as part of Spike Lee’s School Daze soundtrack. However, I didn’t truly get the purity of Washington, D.C.-native pride until I accumulated a few friends from there, went to local parties and saw the crowd erupt to the sounds of “Overnight Scenario” by Rare Essence (which knocks!).

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Mar / 24

SEASON 3 OF TV ONE’S HIT SERIES UNCENSORED RETURNS WITH ALL NEW EPISODES EXPLORING THE PERSONAL LIVES OF CELEBRITIES ON SUNDAY, APRIL 26 AT 10 P.M./9C

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New Season to Spotlight Larenz Tate, Tyrese, Eve, Yandy Smith-Harris and Omari Hardwick (SILVER SPRING, MD) – March 24, 2020 – TV One’s original auto-biographical series UNCENSORED resumes for its third season with premiere episodes debuting on Sunday, April 26 at 10 p.m. ET/9C. The edgy docu-series explores the private lives of some of today’s most notable […]

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Nov / 13

URBAN ONE, INC. ANNOUNCES A STAR-STUDDED LINEUP OF HONOREES FOR URBAN ONE HONORS: JAMIE FOXX, SYLVIA RHONE, MISSY ELLIOTT AND RYAN JAMAAL SWAIN PERFORMERS AND PRESENTERS TO INCLUDE NE-YO, WALE, BRANDY, PASTOR CHARLES JENKINS, ERIC BENÉT, JAC ROSS, BILLY PORTER AND CLARENCE AVANT

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Urban One Honors Commemorates the 40thAnniversary of Radio One and Recognizes African American Luminaries   (SILVER SPRING, MD) – November 12, 2019 – Cathy Hughes, Urban One Founder and Chairwoman, today announced the honorees, performers and presenters for the prestigious annual URBAN ONE HONORS event on Thursday, December 5, 2019, at MGM National Harbor in […]

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Sep / 11

TV ONE’S HIT SERIES UNCENSORED RETURNS WITH ALL NEW EPISODES EXPLORING THE INTIMATE LIVES OF CELEBRITIES ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6 AT 9 P.M./8C

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Season 2 to Spotlight Lamar Odom, LisaRaye McCoy, Tisha Campbell, Tyra Banks, Niecy Nash and More (SILVER SPRING, MD) – September 9, 2019 – TV One’s original auto-biographical series UNCENSORED resumes for its second season with premiere episodes debuting on Sunday, October 6 at 9 p.m. ET/8C. The edgy docu-series explores the private lives of […]

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Jul / 15

LIVING BY DESIGN

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The dynamic brother and sister duo, Jake and Jazz Smollett, have teamed up once on a creative venture. They have partnered with Cleo TV to launch a new lifestyle series called Living by Design. In this series, Jake and Jazz will submerge themselves into the living space of featured guests and find solutions to their design dilemmas.

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Jun / 29

LLOYD TALKS ‘THE BOBBY DEBARGE STORY’: ‘IT’S ABOUT BOBBY’S IMMENSE TALENT AND THE POWER OF LOVE’

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TV One brings Black Music Month 2019 to a dramatic close with The Bobby DeBarge Story.

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LLOYD AND ROSHON FAGAN SAY BOBBY DEBARGE WAS AN ICON IN BLACK MUSIC CULTURE

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Singer and entertainer Lloyd is making his television debut in TV One’s film The Bobby DeBarge Story. Alongside actor Roshon Fegan (Greenleaf), who portrays lead character Bobby DeBarge, the two joined The Undefeated sports and culture writer Justin Tinsley for a special edition Roundtable.

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RADIO VETERAN RUSS PARR TUNES UP TV ONE’S ‘THE BOBBY DEBARGE STORY’

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Parr, who produced TV One’s 2016 original movie Ringside, has hosted his nationally syndicated radio show The Russ Parr Morning Show for more than 20 years. I recently spoke to Parr about his work on The Bobby DeBarge Story, which chronicles the tumultuous life of the former lead singer of the 1970s R&B/funk band Switch and the eldest sibling of the 1980s R&B group DeBarge. An edited version of the interview appears below.

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Jun / 05

COOL OFF THIS SUMMER WITH TV ONE’S CHILLING SLATE OF LOVE, LIES & MURDER MOVIES EVERY SUNDAY NIGHT IN JULY

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Shad “Bow Wow” Moss, Malinda Williams, MC Lyte, Tamala Jones, Bone Crusher, Deitrick Haddon, Clifton Powell, Dominique Perry, Chyna Layne,  McKinley Freeman and Tobias Truvillion Give Gripping Performances in New Summer Movies Inspired by True Crime Events (SILVER SPRING, MD) – June 4, 2019 – TV One brings chills and thrills every Sunday night this July […]

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Jun / 05

BRIGITTE MCCRAY JOINS THE TV ONE EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM AS SVP, ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING AND PRODUCTION

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(Silver Spring, MD) – June 3, 2019 – TV One and CLEO TV General Manager Michelle Rice officially announced today that veteran television executive Brigitte McCray has joined the network’s senior leadership team as the Senior Vice President, Original Programming and Production. In her new role, McCray provides strategic direction for all original programming and oversees […]

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