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  • 03:20

    Soulful WinsDay w/ Singer Casme' & Hip-Hop Artist Tai Wo

    in Entertainment

    We nickname him "The Black Rose" here at Da BlackTop Radio. He's a lyricist, hip-hop artist, 2015 March Music Madness Semi-finalist, and a true stand-up guy who shows passion and hunger in every recording. Tai Wo (IG/Twitter: @official_taiwo) is his name and he talks about his hit single that's circulating around social media "Just Breathe," the reaction to it from the listeners and fans, what 2016 holds for him, and more!

    Our "Fresh Face Artist of the Week" for tonight is a sensational singer and songwriter out of the Louisiana area looking to take the mainstream music scene by storm. Casme' (Twitter/IG: @casmelive) is her name and she tells Da Kool Kids & BlackTopNation (you) her background, experiences, music style, "Gumbo", & more great stuff to encourage you to hop along the Casme' bandwagon.

    We spotlight a very beautiful young lady out of the Petersburg, VA area who is a promising and ambitious actress and model looking to pave the way for women that reside in her city. Coming off of her first stage play ever, Kourtney Taylor (IG: @kourtnokardash) is LIVE to tell us about her experiences, "Church Folk," what's next for her, and more.

    Returning to us is the beautifully blunt hip-hop enthusiast and CEO of "Let Shaketa Speak" on YouTube - Shaketa Speaks (Twitter/IG: @letshaketaspeak) is her name and she provides her raw opinion on the latest happenings in the hip-hop world.

    Our "Poll of the Night" asks you - BlackTop Nation (the listeners) - should the black community be demanding of being recognized at the Oscars? Will boycotting help/hurt us? Call us toll-free between 10:15 and 10:55pm ET, tweet your opinion to us @DaBlackTopRadio , or comment on the IG post under #PolloftheNight (IG: @hostwhodothemost)

  • 03:11

    Rising Star WinsDay w/ Hip-Hop Artist ShockRu & Singer Skyler Reed

    in Entertainment

    From humble beginnings, hustling to make his music dreams come true to now making big noise, thus far, as his well-circulated single "Whippin Work," that features Brick Squad Monopoly recording artist Wooh Da Kid, displays the hard work hip-hop artist ShockRu (IG: @shockru) is putting in. We welcome him on the show tonight to talk about his background, lessons learned so far, the music business, the spotlight getting brighter for him, and more!

    Our "Fresh Face Artist of the Week" is a beautiful singer born in Fredricksburg, Va but currently residing in California. Though she's young, her voice is so mature, it will blow your mind. Her style of soul and power with her vocals combined with new school rhytm and subject matters aids her in standing out from the rest of the upcoming unsigned vocalist. Skyler Reed (IG: @skylerreed) is her name and she talks to Da Kool Kids LIVE about her upbringing, adjustments of being an east coast baby living on the west coast, her music, and more!

    Joining us for the first time in 2016 is the profound journalist born in New York but currently residing in frigid Minnesota - host of "Keeping It Real w/ John Dabla" here on blogtalkradio John Dabla is back with more of his great substance and reality opinion. (IG @realjohndabla)

  • 02:15

    NFL Thanksgiving Showdowns & Warriors Eclipse Record Win 16 Straight : INtheZONE

    in Sports

    Happy Thanksgiving to all of our listeners and friends of the  program! With Turkey Day, comes the annual NFL Extravaganza, featuring the Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions. We have predictions and analysis of all the upcoming action for week 12.  In addition to the Panthers vs the Cowboys and the Eagles vs the Lions, the Packers and Bears are making their own appearances on the NFL's Thanksgiving Day special. In the NBA, The Golden State Warriors have eclipsed the record for most consecutive victories to start a season with 16 straight! Their latest victim, Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers. Kobe shot a blistering 1 for 14 and totalled a whopping four points to lead the Lakers to an astounding 2-11 start to the season. Can anyone stop the Warriors? Tune in every night for expert analysis from VSU's finest. Don't hesitate top check us out....GET INtheZONE!!!

  • 03:15

    Ladies Night w/ singers Kayla Joy, Jessica Jolia, and Chinah Blac

    in Entertainment

    This beauty has one hell of a voice, talent, and following. She blogs, writes music, and can sang....we mean SANG! Tonight, Da Kool Kids talk LIVE with Jessica Jolia to know more about her music, background, blogging, and the influences she has encountered that are in her corner rooting for her success after every note she sings!

    We talk live to the Grammy Amplifier 2015 Award winner - singer and songwriter, Chinah Blac. She talks about winning such an awesome award, her music, background, and more to get you on the Chinah Blac bandwagon.

    Our "Fresh Face Artist of the Week" is a beautiful singing artist and talent out of the Richmond, VA area bringing you soft, sweet melodies from her soul to yours. Kayla Joy introduces herself to BlackTop Nation discussing her journey, where she is headed, and why you should hop along the Kayla Joy bandwagon!

  • 01:01

    Tara Graham of Virginia State University "VSU #TeamTailGate" Joins Me

    in Lifestyle

    Tie Jones "The Voice Of The Peole", talks with Tarah Graham, HR Angel and one of the women who make up VSU TeamTailgate, along with "Dean Geronimo". They join me tonight to discuss the vision, the movement, and the latest events happening with this years VSU Team Tailgate events. This is sure to be a very fun conversation. Virginia State University Stand Up and represent tonight at 9pm.

  • 03:07

    Melodies and Rhyme Schemes w/ Musician Eric Stanley and Lyricist Surreall

    in Entertainment

    Tonight, we are proud to welcome a great rising musician who is no stranger to the RVA & VCU area. He has graced many stages and shows, including the highly-rated ESPN First Take and now, he graces our airwaves. Eric Stanley (IG:estan247) is his name and he talks about his recently released EP, musical journey, life always on the go, and the unique style of his vision with today's urban hip-hop music.

    It's time we take you to the Land of the Trill (Houston, TX) as Da Kool Kids of DBTR welcomes a rising hip-hop artist, media personality, actress, and "1st Lady of Swisha House," Surreall (IG: @surreallonline). We get to know her from start to present including how she encountered the opportunity to align with Swisha House.

  • 02:01

    No Ceilings And The Fake Famous Tour

    in Music

    The lights are low, the crowd is ready, and the moment is finally here. Making his way from the backstage room is the Virginia bred MC Corey Goss. hailing from Hampton Roads VA this MC has been able to do a lot in his short lived career already. He has released 3 mix tapes a full length album and a newly released EP. All which have garnered him regional success across the East coast. He has been blessed to share the stage with Hip hop heavyweights The Clipse, Nicki Minaj, K Michele, etc. As well as Gospel Icons CeCe Winans, Tye Tribett, Earnest Pugh, Isaac Caree, Da Truth, Canton Jones, and the list goes on. He has been tapped 3 times to co-host the largest gospel music festival on the east coast with Industry giant Sheliah Belle,  as well as organize other gospel events in the Virginia area. He has appeared on a stellar nominated project, and holds a title for VSU got talent winner. With all these accomplishments the best is still yet to come! 

    Join Us! 917-932-8802

  • 01:46

    Business and Legal Week in Review | UTLRadio.com

    in Legal

    On this episode of Business and Legal Week in Review we talk a look at:

    Tracy Morgan, Wal-Mart Settle N.J. Crash Lawsuit
    Musicians Take on Major Movie Studios
    Class Action Lawsuit Filed After Abrupt PennySaver Closure
    Women Sue VSU Over Alleged Pay Inequities
    YouTube Undercuts Chris Christie's Privacy Claims
    Tinder Class Action 
    Court Upholds Hepburn Property Damages Award 
    Don't Count Weekends in ERISA Appeals, 9th Says
    Thieves find brazen way to steal your identity
    Teacher Suing School District Over ‘Bibles, Prayer Circles, Ministering’ On Campus
    SEPTA Plans To Approve Ban On ‘Unacceptable Ads’ On Buses
    Plumber takes down prowler: 'I don't have time to call the cops'
    Why is the U.S. bringing down the hammer on FIFA?
    The story behind the former top-ranking FIFA executive who reportedly became an FBI informant
    Volvo plows into pedestrians during safety demo.

    For more info visit: http://www.utlradio.com

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  • 03:01

    DBT Goes Major w/ HipHop Artist/Producer Clef Majorz

    in Entertainment

    Tonight, we get familiar with a rare and extraordinary talent who isn't too far away from blessing the entire world with his musical knowledge and gifts he is willing to bear to your eardrums. Richmond, VA's own Clef Majorz joins us to introduce himself, his hustle, music, movement, and many talents to all listeners. Is there anything this brother can't do yet? Find out and follow him on IG/Twitter: @clefmajorz.

    The Super Bowl is right around the corner this Sunday as the Seattle Seahawks battle the New England Deflatriots....*ahem* we mean, the New England Patriots in Arizona. Joining us to talk about deflated balls, the Super Bowl, and more is former professional NFL linebacker Tim Johnson. 

    As always, we bring you great segments such as:

    - The Gabulous Life Update by Miss Blog God

    - On This Day In Sports History w/ Diamond

    - The Red Lipstick Report by Jay Fancy

    - What's Gossip w/ Pretty Locs

    - Random Thoughts

    & more!

  • 00:29

    Urban Couture Models

    in Entertainment

    Come chat with the new modeling team on Virginia State University campus called URBAN COUTURE! We will answer any questions you have about the team. Tell us who's your favorite and what you like about our team. This is a fun environment for everyone to enjoy.

  • 01:23

    DJ Chigga LovePeople

    in Lifestyle



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