HOT 97’s Ebro Darden ruffled some feathers last week when he not only accused the “No Flex Zone” brothers, Rae Sremmurd of being a fabricated act but alleged they won their Rookie of the Year Awards with the services of ghostwriters.
The artist currently known as T.I. has a lot going on for himself, today and in the near future but during his latest visit to Hot 97’s Ebro In The Morning, he had to add a little clarity to a business partnership that did bodily harm to his public approval rating.
Hip-Hop Wired recently sat with two-thirds of Hot 97’s morning show trio, Ebro Darden and Laura Stylez, to discuss changes to the program and more.
Chuck D has never been one to bite his tongue, as evidenced as his many years fronting legendary Hip-Hop group Public Enemy. The baritone-voiced rapper took to Twitter early Monday morning to blast Hot 97’s recent Summer Jam concert, which got a response from the station’s Ebro Darden.
Allegedly former Hot 97 Program Director Ebro Darden is never one to turn coy when asked for his opinion. While promoting his radio station’s VH1 reality show, This Is Hot 97, we asked the Morning Show host a variety of questions including what’s stopping women rappers from flourishing in the rap game.
Styles P looks noticeably lighter in the days since he pledged to live a healthier lifestyle. Credit that to his affinity for juicing, which he took some time to discuss in depth during a brief tutorial with Hot 97’s morning show.
Ebro Darden has stepped down from his longtime position as Program Director of New York City radio station Hot 97. Also a radio personality, he will remain on the air and continue as PD until his replacement is found.
New York’s #1 radio station Hot 97 arguably has the only cast of characters where every member are notable figures in their own right. For that, VH1 decided to cut 30 minutes out of their endless reel of reality shows and give fans and listeners alike an in-depth glimpse on what really goes on behind-the-scenes.
Things got heated on Hot 97 last night after R. Kelly, who’s currently promoting his Black Panties album, cancelled on the radio station last minute. Programming Director Ebro Darden, host Angie Martinez, and others tried to amend the situation, but the one and only Funkmaster Flex wasn’t for playing the friendly game.
You have probably seen the trailer; Rap Radar’s Brian “B Dot” Miller getting barked on by Hot 97’s VP of Programming Ebro Darden. The verbal ether on the full Juan Epstein podcast is actually worse, but the two did come to a resolution, with Darden apologizing for screaming on the journalist/blogger.