Cathy Hughes

Seasoned CEO Cathy Hughes spoke with Questlove on the subject of rising in the ranks of radio to owning America's biggest Black media company.

Celebrating 42 years of Radio One! Take a walk down memory lane in celebration of how founder Cathy Hughes built America's largest Black-owned broadcasting company.

It's been an eventful weekend for our founder and chairperson, Ms. Cathy Hughes! Her plaque on the Black Music and Entertainment Hall of FAME was just revealed and tonight she will be honored at the Inaugural Juneteenth Honors in Washington, DC.

On Friday, April 22nd we celebrate a milestone — the 75th birthday of a mother, grandmother, friend, sister, family member, the Founder and Matriarch of the largest Black-owned media conglomerate, Urban One, formerly known as Radio One, Ms. Cathy Hughes. From humble beginnings to building the largest African-American-owned and operated broadcast company in the nation, […]

Why ONE Casino? A real conversation with Cathy Hughes and Alfred Liggins, moderated by Kelli Lemon. Watch the full video below. RELATED: Urban One Throughout The 22 years in Richmond! [Photos] RELATED: Urban One Formerly Radio One Celebrating 42 Years & 22 Years In Richmond

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On March 16, TV One's Uncensored featured what is now the last formal interview of late, great rapper Earl "DMX" Simmons. TV One is owned by Urban One, whose founder Cathy Hughes is who pushed the button on making the episode come to the television as soon as possible in the wake of Dark Man X's untimely passin

Dr. Frances Cress Welsings' mentor Neely Fuller Jr. returns to discuss his tome on Racism/White Supremacy. Before we hear from Mr. Fuller, Radio One Founder Cathy Hughes previews this weekend's Urban One Honors TV show. 

Urban One's founder and chairperson was praised in the Senate on Dec. 15 for her work in radio and media, spanning 40 years.

Cathy Hughes may not be a celebrity, but she’s definitely a star. That’s why MONARCH magazine, a premiere lifestyle and fashion brand, selected her to grace the cover of their Winter 2019/2020 issue. Hughes, the founder and chairwoman of Urban One (the parent company of Radio One, TV One, iOne Digital, CLEO TV, One Solution and Reach Media), has […]

Urban One founder and Chairwoman Cathy Hughes began laying the bricks for a company that is now 40 years in existence via Radio One. The ongoing journey will be celebrated in the upcoming Urban One Honors this coming Monday and in a new video, Ms. Hughes shares how she made her dreams form into a […]

Urban One Honors

TV One will air REPRESENT: 40 YEARS OF NURTURING CHANGE WITH CATHY HUGHES, sponsored by Lexus, immediately preceding the show at 7 P.M. ET/6C. Hosted by Hughes, the TV One special features in-depth one-on-one conversations with actor Billy Porter and activist Rev. Al Sharpton, highlighting their lasting impact on black culture. The special also includes […]