Joe Madison To Be XM-Exclusive
May 6, 2008 at 12:44 PM (PT)
JOE MADISON will be exclusive to XM SATELLITE RADIO's "THE POWER" African-American-oriented Talk channel starting on JUNE 2. MADISON was previously simulcast with his terrestrial radio home, RADIO ONE Talk WOL-A/WASHINGTON, where he had hosted for 10 years (simulcast with XM since 2001). MADISON's show airs 6-10a ET on "THE POWER."
"The addition of JOE MADISON to our in-house team underpins XM's commitment to outstanding African-American talk programming," said XM CEO and President NATE DAVIS. "'THE BLACK EAGLE' delivers for his listeners everyday. His engaging style is driven by his unmatched curiosity and awareness of the key civil rights issues around the world."
"I have always been a huge fan of XM. This new opportunity will provide me with an unprecedented platform to engage more listeners," added MADISON. "With the support of XM SATELLITE RADIO, 'The JOE MADISON Show' will continue to grow and give millions of XM subscribers a socially-conscious and entertaining radio experience each weekday."