SLAMradio with Mecca & CC premieres on CBS RADIO WAOK 1380 am ( ATLANTA )
(Atlanta )— Atlanta along with a worldwide audience will meet its newest late night talk radio duo in Janol “ Mecca ” Holmes and Christal “CC” Jordan-Mims on Friday January 11, 2008 at 10 pm on WAOK 1380 AM for the premiere of SLAMradio with Mecca & CC. Legendary hip hop pioneer Chuck D. serves as executive producer of the show.
SLAMradio with MECCA & CC is a progressive news-based program with a provocative in your face hip hop edge. The show addresses and attempts to evoke ongoing conversation on current issues and events affecting the urban community locally and nationally in the world of entertainment and politics. There will also be occasional shows in regards to relationships and family and with subject matter experts on hand. Calls will be taken within the studio from listeners abroad including international listeners via the web. The show will take a revolutionary ‘pound the pavement’ grassroots approach locally by doing remotes in popular metro Atlanta locations such as the AUC center, the Harlem Bar, Apache café and many other places within the urban community. The purpose of the show is to awaken and empower today’s generation x as well as to keep everyone informed, educated as well as entertained.
“SLAMradio will immediately fill a void because its “edu-taining”, revolutionary and relevant,” he says. As Vice President of Chuck D’s independent SLAMJamz Records, and front man for the label’s revolutionary hip hop group Most Hi Fi, Mecca is no stranger to using entertainment to promote a conscious social message. Co-host Christal “CC” Jordan-Mims is an award-winning author/journalist and president of Enchanted PR, an entertainment-based public relations firm based in Atlanta , GA The former television talk show host says she is looking forward to returning to a talk show format. “SLAMradio a llows us to combine the entertainment aspect with social issues that affect us all. We are giving entertainers the opportunity to voice their opinions on a variety of topics they may not otherwise have an opportunity to speak to and at the same time we are empowering the community.”
SLAMradio with Mecca & CC will premiere Friday, January 11, from 10 pm until 12 am, and will cover the topic: “Celebrity vs. Reality”. The discussion will focus on the perks and pitfalls of society’s obsession with celebrity life. The 2008 Presidential debate will also be discussed. Chuck D. will moonlight as a special guest along with southern rap pioneer Bun B. In addition to listening to the show live on WAOK 1380 AM, listeners are urged to call in to the show at 404-892-2703. SLAMRadio with Mecca and CC can also be heard on-line at www.waok.com.
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