Urban One, founded by businesswoman,  entrepreneur, and company chairperson Cathy Hughes, has emerged as the largest Black-owned and operated media company in the United States. Founded in 1980, the company will be celebrating the 40th year of existence by way of the Urban One Honors celebration taking place early next month.


Radio One (Markets)/TV One/iOne Digital (Platforms) congratulates our Founder and Chairperson Cathy Hughes on her induction into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. She is the first African-American woman to be inducted into the radio category. We salute our Founder and Chairperson, Cathy Hughes, on her induction into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. Congratulations […]


For years, the Radio One, Inc. brand has dominated the radio and Internet airwaves as the largest Black-owned broadcasting company. This week, it has officially rebranded itself as Urban One, cementing the company as the only integrated multimedia company devoted to capturing and reporting on Black culture.

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In case the apology tweets weren’t enough, Saigon comes through with a visual explaining the whole ordeal once again. The only difference this time is the rapper also debuts a new single. You got to love and appreciate the struggle tactics displayed. The Yardfather takes time to flash his passport and establlish the fact that he’s in Germany, hence the […]

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