NAB To Honor WHUR For HD2 Channel
September 4, 2008 at 10:52 AM (PT)
The NAB will honor HOWARD UNIVERSITY non-com WHUR/WASHINGTON, DC with the NAB HD RADIO MULTICAST AWARD for its HD-2 channel, "WHUR-WORLD." The station will receive the award during the NAB Radio Luncheon on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19th during THE NAB RADIO SHOW in AUSTIN.
"WHUR-WORLD HD2 has successfully combined non-traditional music, news, community involvement and information into a fresh new variety format that creates a new identity for HD radio," said NAB EVP/Radio JOHN DAVID.
WHUR-WORLD is an extension of HOWARD UNIVERSITY's WHUR Urban AC station. In addition to personality-supported shows, the programming for WHUR-WORLD includes jazz, hip-hop and worldbeat music, along with business, financial and domestic violence talk shows.