Radio One's Interactive launches three new sites


Interactive One, the digital connection for Black America and the new digital division of Radio One, launched three new content-driven websites: NewsOne, TheUrbanDaily and HelloBeautiful. The three sites will join BlackPlanet, a social networking site for African-Americans, acquired by Radio One earlier this year, making it the largest online media entity for African-Americans reaching more than 6 million unique visitors monthly. provides up to the minute, comprehensive coverage of newsworthy events relevant to African-Americans across the country and the world. serves as the eyes and ears for African-Americans looking for a one-stop, comprehensive destination for entertainment news, information, gossip and opinion and original celebrity interviews., currently in Beta, will celebrate the lives and style of African-American women with a dynamic daily mix of fashion, beauty, entertainment and relationship content.

In April, Radio One’s Interactive One unit acquired the social networking company, Community Connect Inc., a family of social-networking brands including,, and
As part of the Interactive One family, BlackPlanet will be integrated into the social networking experience on all of the sites.