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In response to Nick Cannon’s “Warning” diss, Power 105.1 radio personality Charlamagne Tha God channels his rap alter ego Lil Young Shorty for a diss record of his own.
(New York, December 2, 2010) – Clear Channel Radio’s Power 105.1 (WWPR-FM), New York’s Hip Hop & R&B, is pleased to announce that DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God have officially been announced as the station’s new morning show. Listen starting on December 6th,as the “The Breakfast Club” will be on-air in the tri-state area from 6-10AM weekdays on Power 105.1. The announcement was made by Cadillac Jack, Operations Manager for Clear Channel Radio New York and Program Director for Power 105.1.
DJ Envy stated: “I told myself that I would never do Mornings again, but with a team like me, Angela Yee and Charlamagne, who could say no? Get used to spending your mornings with us.”
Angela Yee stated: “I’m looking forward to making history with this new morning show. I can’t imagine a better dream team than the one we’ve created and I’m excited to get to work!”
Charlamagne Tha God stated: “I feel blessed and highly favored. DJ Envy and Angela Yee are two people that I have been fans of for a long time. I knew we all were moving the culture forward individually, but to be able to move the culture forward collectively under the Power 105.1 brand is something I could have only dreamed of until now.”
Cadillac Jack stated: “We’ve found three extraordinary people in Envy, Angela and Charlamagne, and I’m thrilled to see this exceptional team help lead Power 105.1 into the future. Morning radio is always at its best when personalities are able to connect to the marketplace in a meaningful way. Collectively, the members of this show have that natural talent, relatability and vibrancy to give Power 105.1 a unique advantage and make deep footprints in New York radio, both now and in the years to come.”
Charlamagne Tha God and Lil Duval are bringing the comedic antics seen on their “Hood State of The Union webisodes to television sets nationwide.
The duo has been tapped to star in a new MTV show titled “Hatin”, the latest brain child of Nick Cannon’s media company, NCredible Entertainment.
Both Charlamagne and Duval have strong ties to the Hip-Hop community.
Chalremagne gained national notoriety after co-hosting ‘The Wendy Williams Experience’ radio show before being fired in 2008. His name was most recently in headlines for the infamous Beanie Sigel interview in November that ultimately cost him his job on Philadelphia’s 100.3 The Beat.
Likewise Lil Duval is affiliated with T.I.’s Grand Hustle Records. The Jacksonville based comedian is the first to be signed to Tip’s Grand Hustle comedy emblem.
Their “Hatin” TV show also starring Ashy Larry and Red Grant premieres January 1 on MTV. The complete listings are below.
Fri Jan. 1, 2:00pm
Fri Jan. 1, 9:30pm
Sat Jan. 2, 3:30am
Sat Jan. 2, 9:30pm
Sun Jan. 3, 1:30am
Mon Jan. 4, 12:00am
Tues Jan. 5, 6:30pm