*Rabercom and The Electronic Urban Report/EUR are gearing up for another phenomenal airing of the stellar program “King From Atlanta to the Mountaintop. ” To date this is the most prolific radio broadcast to air nationwide annually on the third Monday of January, the official holiday known as King Day!
The 2012 edition will also feature special segments on The Rising of The Stone of Hope. These segments air inside the body of the three hour program and give an overview of the conception, construction and launching of the new Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C. “King From Atlanta to the Mountaintop” has been a staple on urban radio for many years.
In light of the added excitement about the new MLK Memorial, an unprecedented number of affiliates are expected to air the program in January 2012. The award winning “King From Atlanta to the Mountaintop” is hosted by Lee Bailey, a maverick in urban media. Title sponsors are yet to be announced but past sponsors include Northrop Grumman, Coca Cola and many more.
“King From Atlanta to the Mountaintop” highlights the insurmountable faith of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and chronicles his sojourn as the nation’s premiere civil rights leader during the late 1950’s, the turbulent 1960’s and up to the time of his historic “I Have A Dream” speech, delivered at the March on Washington, August 28, 1968.
The three hour King special is a signature presentation of Lee Bailey; a leader in syndicated programming and the long- time producer of RadioScope, Marvin Gaye We Miss You, Barry White: The Icon Lives On and more. Programmers and sponsors who want to be a part of this year’s broadcast should inquire immediately at [email protected] or call (323)254-9599.
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