Cathy Hughes

Urban One Chairperson and Founder Cathy Hughes is being honored today in her hometown Omaha, Nebraska! The street she grew up on is being renamed in her honor to Cathy Hughes Boulevard. See more exclusive photos and content from this weeks celebration can also be found on her social platforms @urbanmediamaven & CathyHughes.com

‘Media’ premieres exclusively on TVOne February 25.   Actor Pooch Hall, who stars in the upcoming TVOne original movie, Media, co-hosts The Real on Feb. 14. Brian White and Finesse Mitchell will join the show in a segment to discuss the eagerly anticipated movie. Radio One founder and chairperson, Cathy Hughes, is the executive producer […]

On Sunday, October 23rd, at 12 Noon EDST, Howard University will host an official ceremony to rename it’s School of Communications for Cathy Hughes, the Founder and Chairperson of Radio One, Inc. You can watch the live stream of the official unveiling ceremony from this page. The renaming follows a multi-million dollar gift to the […]

On Sunday, October 23rd, at 12 Noon EDST, Howard University will host an official ceremony to rename it’s School of Communications for Cathy Hughes, the Founder and Chairperson of Radio One, Inc. You can watch the live stream of the official unveiling ceremony from this page. The renaming follows a multi-million dollar gift to the […]

Cathy Hughes, founder of Radio One (the parent company of this site), weighed in with some valuable words on the Black Lives Matter movement, which has often made headlines for its action in regards to efforts in Baltimore and Ferguson, and has spurred a national dialogue about race relations in America. Despite peaceful protests, circulating petitions, and […]

H Street in Washington D.C. wasn’t always known for its vibrant store fronts and electic mix of cultured professionals, celebrating life. There was a period in time when H Street was simply known as the slums, which produced more drug dealers and crack heads than thriving business owners. And then came Cathy Hughes, a single mother with a dream […]

The H Street Festival in Washington, DC will honor Radio One’s Founder Ms. Cathy Hughes by naming the corner of 4th & H Street NE…

Today Radio One celebrates 34 years in business. Radio One Founder Dr. Cathy Hughes has worked tirelessly for 34 years to make Radio One “the most trusted source in the African American community that informs, entertains and inspires our audience by providing culturally relevant integrated content through our radio, television and digital platforms.”  Enjoy this special message to Dr. Cathy […]