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Urban Radio Powerhouse Promotes from Within

(Columbus, Ohio: November 28th, 2017) – Radio One Columbus has expanded the reach of our heritage station Power 107.5FM. Starting today the signal will be simulcast on WBMO 106.3FM, formally Boom 106.3FM. The Powerhouse cluster now includes Power 107.5FM, Power 106.3FM, Magic 95.5FM, and Joy 107.1FM.

With the change also includes the addition of a familiar voice to the Power 107.5FM airways, with Radio One Columbus talent City Newws being named the new Midday Host on Power 107.5FM and Power 106.3FM. City Newws is a Central Ohio native who has received many awards and accolades for his community involvement. He is most proud of his creation, The City School Tour, which has reached more than half of central Ohio’s schools. When asked about coming back “home” to Power 107.5FM & Power 106.3FM City Newws simply responded “Change is good!”.

You can listen to City Newws Monday-Friday on Power 107.5FM and Power 106.3FM.

About Urban One, Inc.

Urban One, Inc. (, formerly known as Radio One, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, is the largest diversified media company that primarily targets Black Americans and urban consumers in the United States. The Company owns TV One, LLC (, a television network serving more than 59 million households, offering a broad range of original programming, classic series and movies designed to entertain, inform and inspire a diverse audience of adult Black viewers. As one of the nation’s largest radio broadcasting companies, Urban One currently owns and/or operates 57 broadcast stations in 15 urban markets in the United States. Through its controlling interest in Reach Media, Inc. (, the Company also operates syndicated programming including the Tom Joyner Morning Show, Russ Parr Morning Show, Rickey Smiley Morning Show, Get up Morning! with Erica Campbell, DL Hughley Show, Willie Moore Jr Show, Nightly Spirit with Darlene McCoy Reverend Al Sharpton Show. In addition to its radio and television broadcast assets, Urban One owns iOne Digital (, the largest digital resource for urban enthusiasts and Blacks, reaching millions each month through its Cassius and BHM Digital platforms. Additionally, One Solution, the Company’s branded content agency and studio combines the dynamics of the Urban One’s holdings to provide brands with an integrated and effectively engaging marketing approach that reaches 82% of Black Americans throughout the country.

Contact: Yaves M. Ellis


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