SiriusXM Launches 'African Ancestry Radio' Series
February 6, 2015 at 4:00 AM (PT)
SIRIUSXM has announced the launch of "AFRICAN ANCESTRY RADIO," a three week series of live call-in shows with hosts assisting listeners and celebrity guests of African decent reconnect with their heritage.
The show will be hosted by GINA PAIGE, co-founder of AFRICAN ANCESTRY and award-winning producer SHIRLEY NEAL.
This SUNDAY FEBRUARY 8th the series will debut at noon (ET) on SIRIUSXM Urban View Channel 126 with special guests LOUIS GOSSITT JR. and AUNJANUE ELLIS. Launched in celebration of BLACK HISTORY MONTH, the show will feature a conversation on heritage and ways to more accurately trace the roots of those of African decent.
Each show will include at least 1 guest who has previously taken tests and their African Ancestry will be revealed during the broadcast. After the live broadcast "AFRICAN ANCESTRY RADIO" will be available on SIRIUSXM 'ON DEMAND' for subscribers listening via the SIRIUSXM Internet Radio APP for smartphones and other mobile devices. It will also be available online at siriusxm.com.