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 Atlanta Super Bowl Host Committee Announces Super Bowl LIVE presented by Verizon and Reveals Atlanta-based GRAMMY Award-Winning Producer Jermaine Dupri as the Event’s Music Producer
(Photo Credit: Atlanta Super Bowl LIII Host Committee)
Maria Boynton
October 26, 2018 - 3:04 pm
There are just 100 days to go before the Super Bowl is held in Atlanta. Super Bowl LIII will be played at Mercedes-Benz Stadium downtown on Sunday, February 3, 2019. A series of concerts titled Super Bowl LIVE will be held during the week leading up to the big game. Friday morning, the Atlanta Host...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
October 20, 2018 - 1:45 am
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes feature stories, interviews, and recognizes student-athletes for their work within the community...
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Lericia Harris
October 19, 2018 - 9:51 pm
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes feature stories, interviews, and recognizes student-athletes for their work within the community...
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Sean Garvey
October 19, 2018 - 7:26 pm
On Saturday, October 27th, please come out and help save our communities at the 2nd Annual Meet and Greet Picnic. This event is designed to bring people of all ages to discuss various matters that affect all communities, including health, wellness, education, and policing in our neighborhoods...
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October 09, 2018 - 1:46 pm
The AJC is asking who YOU think is the best news talk radio personality in Atlanta... and one of the nominees is WAOK's own Rashad Richey! CLICK HERE to vote in the poll. It'll only take a second. We really appreciate it, and we're Rashad does too.
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(Photo Credit: Staff/Entercom Atlanta)
Sean Garvey
October 04, 2018 - 6:15 pm
Summertime is over, and it is officially Fall season. Are you looking for something to do on Saturday, October 13th? Come out and invite the family as Marbut PTA invites you to its Fall Festival at Marbut Elementary Traditional Theme School. This event is for all ages and attendees will enjoy all...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2018 file photo, J Balvin appears at the Billboard Latin Music Awards in Las Vegas. Ozuna and J Balvin lead nominations to the 4th Latin AMAs with 9 nods each, followed by Nicky Jam with 8 and Daddy Yankee with 6, Telemundo announced Tuesday. The award ceremony will be held on October 25 at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP, File)
September 20, 2018 - 12:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Reggaeton star J Balvin received eight Latin Grammy Award nominations on Thursday, including two for record of the year, one for album of the year and one for song of the year with Beyonce for their hit version of "Mi gente," also featuring Willy William. Spanish sensation Rosalia...
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(Photo Courtesy of Shanti Das)
Maria Boynton
September 13, 2018 - 1:57 pm
Shanti Das appeared to have it all. She was a music industry executive accustomed to meetings with celebrities and endless red carpets. But, what many didn't know was that Shanti was struggling with issues far deeper that singer/muscian contracts. Her father had committed suicide. Her best friend...
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FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2018, file photo, the Rev. Jasper Williams, Jr., delivers the eulogy during the funeral service for Aretha Franklin at Greater Grace Temple, in Detroit. The controversial eulogy laid bare before the world what some black women say they have experienced for generations: sexism and inequality in their houses of worship every Sunday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
September 09, 2018 - 1:54 pm
DETROIT (AP) — A black pastor's controversial eulogy at Aretha Franklin's funeral laid bare before the world what black women say they have experienced for generations: sexism and inequality in their houses of worship every Sunday. In eulogizing the beloved artist known as the Queen of Soul, the...
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