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Women In Entertainment: Dorothy Dandridge

Women In Entertainment Dorothy Dandridge Entertainment > News Dorothy Dandridge Episode 7 - Dorothy Dandridge: Trailblazer of Hollywood In the seventh episode of OnTheBeat Radio's Women in Entertainment Podcast, we shine a spotlight on the incomparable Dorothy Dandridge, an icon whose legacy continues to inspire generations. Born on November 9, 1922, in Cleveland, Ohio, Dorothy's journey to stardom was as captivating as the roles she portrayed on screen. From […]

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Women In Entertainment: Celia Cruz

Women In Entertainment Celia Cruz Entertainment > News Celia Cruz Executive Summary: Join us on this special episode of "Women In Entertainment" as we celebrate the legendary Celia Cruz, a trailblazing icon in the world of music. Delve into Celia Cruz's captivating journey from her humble beginnings in Havana, Cuba to becoming the Queen of Salsa. Discover how her powerful voice and vibrant personality left an indelible mark on the […]

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Women In Entertainment: Rita Moreno

Women In EntertainmentRita Moreno Entertainment > News Rita Moreno 🎙️ Episode 5 of "Women In Entertainment" by On The Beat Radio celebrates the incomparable talent of the legendary entertainer, Rita Moreno. Born Rosa Dolores Alverío in Puerto Rico in 1931, Rita moved to New York City with her family as a child.From a young age, Rita displayed a natural aptitude for performance, studying dance and acting. She began her career […]

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Women In Entertainment: Billie Holiday

Women In Entertainment Billie Holiday Entertainment > News Billie Holiday 🎙️ Episode 4 of "Women In Entertainment" by On The Beat Radio takes you on a journey through the remarkable life of the legendary entertainer, Billie Holiday. Born Eleanora Fagan in Philadelphia in 1915, Billie faced hardship from a young age, growing up in poverty and navigating a tumultuous family life. Despite her challenging circumstances, Billie found solace and passion […]

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Women In Entertainment: Ella Fitzgerald

Women In EntertainmentElla Fitzgerald Entertainment > News Ella Fitzgerald Welcome to Episode 3 of our 'Women In Entertainment' podcast series, where we celebrate the incomparable Ella Fitzgerald.Join us as we explore the extraordinary life and talent of this jazz legend. Born in 1917 in Newport News, Virginia, Ella overcame adversity to become one of the most iconic voices in music history.From her early days as a teenage performer at amateur […]

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Cathy Hughes


Women In Entertainment: Cathy Hughes

Women In Entertainment Cathy Hughes Entertainment > News Cathy Hughes Join us on this episode of Women in Entertainment as we celebrate the remarkable Cathy Hughes, a true radio mogul and trailblazer. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Cathy's journey to success began with humble roots and a passion for broadcasting. She kicked off her career as a salesperson at a local radio station before founding her own company, Radio One, in […]

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OTBR Launches Women’s Empowerment Campaign

Women's Empowerment CampaignHighlighting women in entertainment all month long. Entertainment > News Campaign Background OnThe Beat Radio (OTBR) was co-founded by two distinguished women in radio, each with extensive experience both on air and behind the scenes. FancyTheCEO and co-founder Layla E joined forces to establish OTBR, aiming to carve out their own space in the airwaves. At the heart of OTBR's operations lie the core values of diversity, inclusion, […]

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Music, Economics, and Beyond The whole point of digital music is the risk-free grazing" Cory Doctorow, Canadian journalist and co-editor and of the off-beat blog Boing Boing, is an activist in favor of liberalizing copyright laws and a proponent of the Creative Commons non-profit organization devoted to expanding the range of creative works available for others to build upon legally and to share. Doctorow and others continue to write prolifically about the apocalyptic […]

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Practice in Public Makes Perfect: how playing for your fans makes you better

Price, 57, has played music nearly her whole life, starting with piano when she was five years old. But in the fall of 2009, the guitar was still something of mystery to her. She had been playing for only a couple of months and was struggling a bit with the new challenges. Yet, instead of holing up in her living room to practice until she felt more confident, she did […]

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