Home Music Industry News NABOB PRESENTS ITS 25th ANNUAL COMMUNICATIONS AWARDS DINNER

NABOB PRESENTS ITS 25th ANNUAL COMMUNICATIONS AWARDS DINNER

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Marriott Wardman Park Hotel

Washington, D.C.

— Hosted by Comedian

Featured Performers

— LaBelle —

(Washington, – March 2, 2009) – Celebrating a quarter of a century of honoring America’s best, Association of Black Owned Broadcasters (NABOB) and the NABOB Foundation will host their 25th Annual Communications Dinner, Thursday, March 19, 2009, 7:00 p.m., at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW, in Washington, D.C. Comedian and radio personality Steve Harvey hosts a -studded evening honoring African-American legends and leaders in entertainment and broadcasting.

The NABOB 2009 honorees include: Multi-award winning songtress ; Queen of Comedy Mo’Nique; famed Gospel singer Andrae Crouch; nominated R&B singer/songwriter ; R&B pioneer singer Jerry ‘The Ice Man’ Butler; Emmy Award winning actress Cicely Tyson., and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. The legendary female group LaBelle will be honored and will also provide the entertainment. Music Hall of Fame legend Kenny Gamble and gospel pioneer are among the presenters.

NABOB is a non-profit and the only trade organization representing the interests of African-American owners of radio and television stations across the country. The NABOB Foundation was created to develop the next generation of broadcast station owners and managers.