The celebrities showed up and showed out at last year's Urban One Honors.

A roaring applause echoed through the Anthem in Washington, DC where TV One’s annual Urban Honors ceremony took place. Missy Elliott walked to the stage to receive the crystal memento that will be a standout among her awards cabinet. Awaiting on stage was Lil Kim, who, dressed in a feathery top and flamboyant fedora, presented […]

Thursday, December 5th kicked off the 40th Year of Radio One with Urban One Honors! This star-studded event brought out some of Black Entertainment’s biggest and brightest stars. Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx was presented with the Entertainment Icon Award. Missy Elliott, Chance The Rapper, Sylvia Rhone and Ryan Jamaal Swain were all honored at Thursday’s taping. […]

Willie Moore Jr is a proud member of the Urban One Family. The Reach Media syndicated host was extremely honored to be at Urban One Honors and he didn’t take the moment for granted. Moore talks about the 40 Year Radio One/Urban One Legacy and some of his candid talks with our founder Ms. Cathy […]

Mona Scott-Young has had a front-row seat for the career of Missy Elliott. Scott-Young has been Elliott’s manager for 20-plus years and helped guide Missy through one of the successful careers in Hip-Hop history. With her connections to Elliott and her “shero,” famed record executive Sylvia Rhone, it is only right for Scott-Young to come […]

Comedian George Wallace has a long history with Radio One. Wallace formerly a jock on Majic in the late ’90s. Including with his time with Tom Joyner, Wallace is family to Urban One. The “New Mr. Vegas” talks about his history with Radio One, how Radio One Founder Cathy Hughes and CEO Alfred Liggins got […]

Famed actress Phyllis Yvonne Stickney was one of the many celebs in attendance at Urban One Honors. The New Jack City actress tells Teresa Marie about one of the famed roles in the famous movie that was originally meant for her. Stickney also talks about the importance of Urban One Honors, paying tribute to the […]

Singer Jac Ross will make his long-awaited debut at this year’s Urban One Honors. Ross has been compared to some of the greatest singers of our generation. His style and content is what some would say we need in today’s R&B music scene. Ross talks about the comparisons to artists like Sam Cooke and Marvin […]

Singer Bobby V was one of the many celebs to help us celebrate 40 years of Radio One at Urban One Honors. Bobby has worked with some of the honorees at this year’s event and felt that it was necessary to attend this year’s event to pay tribute to the people who helped him along […]

Chance The Rapper’s social impact and philanthropy were on full display at Thursday’s Urban One Honors taping at the MGM National Harbor. The Rapper’s “Social Works” program works to inspire Chicago youth through the arts and has donated thousands of dollars to Chicago Public Schools. Through his Social Works program, Chance has held an “OpenMike” […]

Thursday, December 5th kicked off the 40th Year of Radio One with Urban One Honors! This star-studded event brought out some of Black Entertainment’s biggest and brightest stars. Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx was presented with the Entertainment Icon Award. Missy Elliott, Chance The Rapper, Sylvia Rhone and Ryan Jamaal Swain were all honored at Thursday’s taping. […]

Black Excellence was on full display at the taping of Urban One Honors! This year’s event, hosted by Urban One’s founder Cathy Hughes and actor/comedian Chris Tucker featured honorees, presenters, and performers from some of Hollywood’s elite. Missy Elliott took home the Music Innovation award for her legendary Career. Chance The Rapper’s philanthropic efforts were […]