Kenny Lloyd discusses his father’s legacy as an NBA Hall of Famer

Kenny Lloyd discusses his father's legacy as an NBA Hall of Famer

Kenny Lloyd understands success and it’s a part of his DNA. His father, Earl Lloyd, was the first African American to play in the NBA and is an NBA Hall of Famer. Kenny is committed to helping Black families achieve generational wealth through his company, Tava Lifestyle. To watch his full segment, click play above.

LaTruth and Mrs. LaTruth are building a legacy of Black love

LaTruth and Mrs. LaTruth are building a legacy of Black love

The LaTruths are widely known for their loving skits in which they praise one another. The LaTruths met on social media, as they both grieved the loss of their mothers. The couple stopped by the AM Wake-Up Call to share their love story, discuss new projects and more. To watch their full segment, click play […]

AM Wake-Up Call guests share their thoughts about fashion, community and Texas

AM Wake-Up Call guests share their thoughts about fashion, community and Texas

The AM Wake-Up Call embraced Thoughtful Thursday during discussions about the importance of fashion, community outreach, and the devastation caused by the snowstorms in Texas. Guests included fashion designer Sello Medupe, Dallas pastor Frederick Douglass Haynes III, and filmmaker Ken “Legend” Williams, who shared their thoughts about what’s happening in the world with viewers. To […]

Paul Quinn College to name school at HBCU after Frederick Douglass Haynes III

Paul Quinn College to name school at HBCU after Frederick Douglass Haynes III

As the world witnesses the major snowstorm of 2021 in Texas, many questions have arisen about what needs to be done to keep citizens safe. Pastor Frederick Douglass Haynes III of Friendship-West Baptist Church in Dallas and Paul Quinn College President Michael Sorrell shared updates about conditions on the ground and how they have mentally, […]

Cara and Chris Deanes aim to create safe spaces with the ROHO Collective

Cara and Chris Deanes aim to create safe spaces with the ROHO Collective

ROHO Collective is a network built for the exchange of knowledge between artists of color. Led by the capable hands and minds of Cara and Chris Deanes, it is known as an environment that promotes professional development, professional growth, and business opportunities. They discussed that and more with us on the AM Wake-Up Call.

Mayor Monique Owens discusses making history on AM Wake-Up Call

Mayor Monique Owens discusses making history on AM Wake-Up Call

Monique Owens, a former Police Officer with Wayne County Sheriffs department for 10 years, community volunteer and former member of Eastpointe’s City Council, has added Mayor of Eastpointe to her resume. She discussed her new role and more on the AM Wake-Up Call.

Andrew Nguyen drops gems to building your own brand on AM Wake-Up Call

Andrew Nguyen drops gems to building your own brand on AM Wake-Up Call

Andrew Nguyen is a Hampton University Alumni and co-founder of The O Agency and Build Your Own Brand Inc. He has had some major clientele such as pro-bowl athletes, CEO and corporations such as Verizon, Salesforce, Facebook, Redbull, and more. He discussed that and more with us on the AM Wake-Up Call.

Dr. Artika R. Tyner shares the importance of Black children’s books

Dr. Artika R. Tyner shares the importance of Black children's books

Dr. Artika R. Tyner, also known as “Miss Freedom Fighter, Esquire,” is a passionate educator, an award-winning author, civil rights attorney, sought-after speaker, and an advocate for justice committed to helping children discover their leadership potential. She is the founder of leadership People Growing Justice Press and Bookstore. Tyner stopped by the AM Wake-Up Call […]

Guests on AM Wake-Up Call shares stories of entrepreneurship and love

Guests on AM Wake-Up Call shares stories of entrepreneurship and love

AM Wake-Up Call guests shared stories of entrepreneurship and love for motivational Monday. Rapper Slim Thug stopped by to discuss his new single “Black Queen,” which uplifts Black women for the month of Black love, and Tori Williams shared her journey as a celebrity wedding planner as the new VH1 show “My Celebrity Dream Wedding.” […]

Tori Williams discusses ‘My Celebrity Dream Wedding’ on AM Wake-Up Call

Tori Williams discusses 'My Celebrity Dream Wedding' on AM Wake-Up Call

Tori Williams is a glamorous celebrity event planner and designer who creates luxurious events worldwide. Her events for celebrity clients such as Will Packer, K. Michelle and Trina have been broadcast on Lifetime, Bravo, and the Food Network. Now she is bringing her talents the new VH1 show, “My Celebrity Dream Wedding,” where three top […]

LifePlan Financial Advisors’ Sibyl Slade makes Black history in business arena

LifePlan Financial Advisors' Sibyl Slade makes Black history in business arena

In honor of Black History Month, rolling out will highlight minority businesswomen who are doing the part in making Black history. Meet Sibyl Slade, vice president and financial advisor of LifePlan Financial Advisors Inc. Slade helps professionals and small business owners increase their cash flow and net worth with advance taxed savings and investment strategies […]

Judith Hill shares new music on the AM Wake-Up Call

Judith Hill shares new music on the AM Wake-Up Call

Judith Hill has worked with well-respected artists such as Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and Elton John. Throughout her musical journey in the industry, she has seen and experienced the best and the worst. She stopped by the AM Wake-Up Call to discuss her story, new music, and upcoming album Baby, I’m Hollywood.

The Benson Family shares the story behind their foundation

The Benson Family shares the story behind their foundation

The Benson Family shares the story of their foundation on rolling out‘s AM Wake-Up Call morning show. Formed by Karl and Michelle Benson, the foundation focuses on Black entrepreneurship, access to higher education, and social responsibility through technology. To watch their full segment, click play above.

Councilman Lance Robertson stops by for Winning Wednesday

Councilman Lance Robertson stops by for Winning Wednesday

Lance Robertson brings over 30 years of experience in government and community relations to the East Point City Council in East Point, Georgia. He owns the Robertson Media Group, a full-service marketing, media, and public relations firm. To watch Robertson’s full segment on the AM Wake-Up Call, click play above.

Jeri Bingham discusses her ‘HushLoudly’ podcast on AM Wake-Up Call

Jeri Bingham discusses her 'HushLoudly' podcast on AM Wake-Up Call

Jeri Bingham joins the AM Wake-Up Call for Tech Tuesday to discuss her podcast, “HushLoudly: Introverts Redefined.” A marketing communications executive with more than 20 years of experience building and raising awareness for brands in nonprofit, higher education and association management, Bingham also is a vocal advocate for introverts. She spoke with rolling out to […]