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May 15, 2017

Ed Lover & Monie Love Launch New Weekend Radio Show - Weekend Blast

Hip Hop Legends Debut 2-Hour Weekend Show in Over 15 Markets with Star Power and Listeners’ Hip Hop Culture Fix

Hip Hop legends Ed Lover and Monie Love are blasting your weekends with entertainment, interactive features, star power and the classic Hip Hop cuts that continue to define the movement. In their two-hour weekend radio show, Lover and Love give listeners their Hip Hop culture fix with celebrity interviews, entertainment news and the best music for every generation. The Weekend Blast will launch the weekend of Saturday, May 20th and has already been added in over 15 markets including Philadelphia, Atlanta and Dallas with more to come.

Ed Lover is a popular and respected radio personality, actor and comedian whose contributions to the culture earned him membership to the Hip Hop Hall of Fame. Grammy-nominated Monie Love is an MC and radio personality whose throwback hits and knowledge of all things Hip Hop have cemented her status as an icon in the genre.

In addition to classic hip hop music and exclusive interviews, Weekend Blast will also offer engaging and unique features including:

  *   Top Five Classic Countdown – a nostalgic countdown of #1 hits from a particular month & year in classic Hip Hop history
  *   Ed’s Word of the Week – Ed’s unexpected and hilarious take on the definition and usage of words you thought you knew
  *   Put Em On Blast – Listeners’ opportunity to vent about that person, event or development working their last nerve
  *   Blast Off Mix – a throwback Hip Hop DJ spins classic Hip Hop and R&B sounds to BLAST OFF the weekend

Ed Lover doesn’t hesitate to share his enthusiasm, offering “I’m excited to bring a part of what we do every weekday to listeners on the weekends. Our show is the source for everything classic hip hop, R&B and pop culture; we want to educate the masses about GREAT music…and have fun at the same damn time!”

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