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“THE RIDE WITH DOUG AND DEDE” ANNOUNCES THE CELEBRITY TAKE OVER

Syndicated and DeDe McGuire Put Guests in the Hot Seat By Letting Them Their Popular Radio Show — Announced As Celebrity Take Over For Friday, April 11th

WHAT: The Celebrity Take Over – the name says it all. Doug Banks and DeDe McGuire, the hosts of the nationally syndicated “˜The Ride with DeDe’ have announced the launch of “The Celebrity Take Over.” Each Friday, Doug and DeDe will hand over the keys to the show to their special celebrity of the week. During the Celebrity Take Over, the featured guest will take Doug and DeDe’s spot, as the outspoken duo play sidekicks. To welcome the host, a customized opening will be produced for each take over and the feature will be also promoted throughout the week. Additionally, the celebrity will be allowed to put their personal stamp on the show by taking calls, and even picking songs they to play. With that said the possibilities for great radio endless.

WHO: Grammy Award Winning Singer and Accomplished Actress Erykah Badu will be this week’s featured Celebrity Take Over host. Currently promoting her project, “ AmErykah Part : New World War,” Erykah Badu struck an emotional cord with female listeners through her hit song and official ladies national anthem, “Tyrone.”

WHEN: Friday, April 11, 2008
2PM ““ 6PM / 3PM- 7PM EST

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