Similar to Fox Television Stations’ syndicated “Dish Nation,” Revolt is partnering with Clear Channel to bring its WWPR-FM NYC (Urban) morning radio show “The Breakfast Club” to Sean “Diddy” Combs’ new cable network.
The show, starring Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee and DJ Envy, will air live Monday-Friday on Revolt TV beginning 3/3.
Dish Nation radio teams include Atlanta’s Rickey Smiley Morning Show; New York’s The Big Show with Scott & Todd on WPLJ; Kidd Kraddick in the Morning and more.
“The Breakfast Club,” the award-winning, live morning show stars Charlamagne Tha God host of MTV2’s “Guy Code,” “Girl Code” “Guy Court” and Charlamagne and Friends; Angela Yee, former morning show host on shade 45 at Sirius XM Satellite Radio, and cast member from VH1’s The Gossip Game”; and DJ Envy, legendary DJ, mixtape master, and host of MTV2’s “Sucker Free” and “Week in Jams.” On weekdays millions of fans can now also watch the hit morning show’s unrivaled interviews and conversations with celebrities and hip-hop artists, entertainment news, fresh music mixes, along with their signature blend of honesty and humor.
“Taking this award-winning Power 105 morning show and extending its reach to television reinforces Clear Channel position as a preeminent multiplatform entertainment company,” said John Sykes, president of Entertainment Enterprises for Clear Channel. “We are a company that creates incredible, original content every day and we are excited to partner on this with a true visionary like Sean Combs.”
Launched in December 2010, “The Breakfast Club” was named the No. 1 radio program in the nation by “The Source” magazine. It’s also widely regarded as one of the most informative and entertaining urban morning shows today.
“We are proud of this new partnership with Clear Channel; adding radio as a medium to the Revolt arsenal will help push the traditional boundaries of music on television and expand our reach even further with millions of new listeners and viewers, which is incredible for a fledgling network,” stated Keith Clinkscales, Revolt CEO.
Revolt has so far aired a mix of music videos and music and pop culture news, with shows like “In Harms Way,” “Revolt Authorized” and “The Gate of Revolt.” On Thanksgiving, Revolt aired a Mary J. Blige special, “A Mary Christmas.”