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Darrell Dawsey with DMC and Biz Markie. (Dawsey Facebook)

Detroit Journalist, Author To Pen Book On ‘Run DMC’ Member

Ultimately it’s a story of triumphant, he’s still here, still doing great, making great music says Dawsey.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2014

Charlie Beans: Artist/Engineer/Producer for Five30 Music

Meet Charlie Beans – and His Label, Five30 Music

Between producing, performing, writing, and being the heart of Five30 Music, artist Charlie Beans can do it all.
CBS 62 caught up with Charlie Beans to discuss his music, his label, and his passion for Detroit. Check it out!

CBS 62–08/22/2014

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Arab Museum Creates Eclectic Concert Series

The series features multimedia and spoken word, Arabic classical and folk, Native American hip-hop and Afro-Cuban-infused jazz fusion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2014

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Local Bands Put A Unique Twist On Cover Songs In 4th Annual ‘Folk The Police’ Event

Imagine Jay-Z’s “Big Pimpin’,” Lil Jon’s “Get Low,” and “Root Down” by the Beastie Boys…played in the style of folk music. Awesome, right?

CBS 62–01/24/2014

Big Sean poses on arrival for the GQ Men of the Year Party at Chateau Marmont on Sunset Blvd., in Hollywood, California, on Nov. 13, 2012. (Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Own Big Sean Finds Spotlight By Staying Out Of It

Big Sean has discovered that in order to find the spotlight, sometimes you have to stay out of it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2013

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Hundreds Line Up For Chance To Dance

The show takes trained dancers and puts them through the ropes requiring them to compete in all styles including hip-hop to ballroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Is There Room For Feelings In Hip-Hop?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Emotions in hip-hop aren’t exactly new. Tupac’s “Dear Mama” was one of […]

01/29/2013

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The Best 55 Year Old Rapper You Will See

Meet 55 year old Casino Executive/ Rapper named A. Samuels who has a love for Hip Hop music, money and bad suits. Samuels appears to be having his midlife crisis and wants to revamp his […]

97.1 The Ticket–08/10/2011

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Eminem, Jay-Z Thrill Comerica Crowd

Rap royalty has come to a Detroit locale where baseball is usually king.

09/03/2010

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