Digital Exclusive – John Legend ‘Preach’

Newly anointed EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards) winner and multi-platinum singer-songwriter John Legend has premiered the powerful music video for his new single “Preach”, the singer’s response to myriad social issues affecting marginalized communities. The video was directed by Dominique DeLeon and is inspiring viewers to action. “The idea behind the song is…

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TV ONE TO AIR 50TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS: TRIBUTE SPECIAL HOSTED BY URBAN ONE FOUNDER AND CHAIRPERSON CATHY HUGHES ON SATURDAY, MARCH 30 at 8PM/7C

One-Hour Pre-Show Special, Sponsored by Toyota, Precedes Live Telecast of 50th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS on TV ONE (SILVER SPRING, MD) – March 20, 2019 – TV One will air the 50th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS: TRIBUTE SPECIAL on Saturday, March 30 at 8pm ET/7C, in addition to its live telecast of the 50TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS at 9pm/8C. The tribute special, sponsored…

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Urban One’s Cathy Hughes on the Importance of ‘Creating Your Own Table’

Cathy Hughes broke the glass ceiling in 1980 when she founded the media company Radio One, starting with Washington, D.C. AM talk outlet WOL. Nearly 40 years later, Hughes presides as chairperson of Urban One Inc., the umbrella entity for Radio One (now the largest African American-owned-and-operated radio chain), sister television network TV One and…

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Omaha Dedicates Cathy Hughes Blvd

Cathy Hughes, was honored in her hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, where she received several recognitions for her life of service. Some of the highlights are listed below with photos and video from the various occasions. Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Cathy Hughes visited the Omaha Star newspaper, where she worked as a teenager and Duchesne Academy…

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NYC Mission Society Honors Cathy Hughes, ‘She Embodies Our Mission’

NYC Mission Society gathered on Tuesday, April 24th to celebrate over 200 years of service to NYC’s most underserved communities of children through education, work internships, and music education through the annual Champions For Children Gala. Urban One, Inc. Founder and Chairman Cathy Hughes was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

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