HOLLYWOOD & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--REVOLT and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment announced today that nationally syndicated, award-winning hit radio show on New York’s Power 105, “The Breakfast Club,” starring Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee and DJ Envy, will be televised live Monday through Friday on REVOLT TV beginning by March 3, 2014.
“Starting our day with The Breakfast Club brings three more hours of live daily programming to REVOLT’s already expansive real time coverage of music, music news and culture each day,” said Andy Schuon, president and co-founder of REVOLT.
“The Breakfast Club,” the award-winning, live morning show stars Charlamagne Tha God host of MTV2’s “Guy Code,” “Girl Code” “Guy Court” and Charlamagne & Friends; Angela Yee, former morning show host on shade 45 at Sirius XM Satellite Radio, and cast member from VH1's “The Gossip Game;” and DJ Envy, legendary DJ, mixtape master, and host of MTV2’s “Sucker Free” and “Week in Jams.” On weekdays millions of fans can now also watch the hit morning show’s unrivaled interviews and conversations with celebrities and hip-hop artists, entertainment news, fresh music mixes, along with their signature blend of honesty and humor.
“Taking this award-winning Power 105 morning show and extending its reach to television reinforces Clear Channel’s position as a preeminent multiplatform entertainment company,” said John Sykes, President of Entertainment Enterprises for Clear Channel. “We are a company that creates incredible, original content every day and we are excited to partner on this with a true visionary like Sean Combs.”
Launched in December 2010, “The Breakfast Club” was named the No. 1 radio program in the nation by “The Source” magazine. It’s also widely regarded as one of the most informative and entertaining urban morning shows today.
“We are proud of this new partnership with Clear Channel; adding radio as a medium to the REVOLT arsenal will help push the traditional boundaries of music on television and expand our reach even further with millions of new listeners and viewers, which is incredible for a fledgling network,” stated Keith Clinkscales, REVOLT CEO.
To learn more about “The Breakfast Club” on REVOLT: http://youtu.be/0peDvAjCThI
ABOUT REVOLT MEDIA & TV
REVOLT, www.revolt.tv, is the new #1 name in music. Available on Comcast’s Xfinity TV and Time Warner Cable, the multi-genre, multi-platform music network delivers music news in real-time, and the best of the best in music programming. A "social by design" network built to play at the speed of social media, REVOLT is live, direct, and always on - anytime, anywhere, any screen.
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT
With 243 million monthly listeners in the U.S., Clear Channel Media and Entertainment has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment serves 150 markets through 840 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on iPads and smartphones, and used via navigation systems. iHeartRadio, Clear Channel's digital radio platform, is the No. 1 all-in-one digital audio service with 260 million downloads; it reached 20 million registered users faster than any digital service in Internet history.
The company’s operations include radio broadcasting, online and mobile services and products, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment is a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CCMO), a leading global media and entertainment company. More information on the company can be found at clearchannel.com, clearchanneloutdoor.com and ccmediaholdings.com.
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