Radio One Originals

As we celebrate women’s month, Rapsody is the latest in a line devastating female rappers to grace our speaker boxes. The North Carolina emcee sat down to talk about her journey coming up as one of the very few women in the male-dominated rap industry. She also shares which women rappers she looked up to […]

In a day full of Coronavirus-related news, Jadakiss stepped into the Hot 107.9 studios with only an infectious new album called Ignatius, his 5th solo project. The LOX rapper chopped it up with Reec to talk about which rappers he was targeting on his latest song “Hunting Season”, if he will ever team back up […]

Rapsody sat in with Mz Shyneka recently where she addressed comments made by music mogul Jermaine Dupri where he misspoke about female rappers being “strippers rapping” in an interview with People Now. She also talked about how she was inspired to name her songs after impactful Black women from her latest album Eve. Rapsody also reveals if […]

  Power Season 6 has no problem killing off its main characters as even Ghost is presumed dead. In episode 11, brought another major character met his demise, in which, we saw Rotimi’s character Dre burn to death in his prison cell. The actor/ musician slid by Hot 107.9 the morning after the episode aired […]

DaBaby was detained in Miami for questioning in a robbery Thursday, after a video surfaced on social media of a man claiming DaBaby and his crew were robbing a man as filmed it. It’s unclear if the men in the video are associated with the famed Charlotte rapper. According to TMZ, seven officers pulled up […]

Hot 107.9’s K. Symone took to the red carpet for the Atlanta premiere of the cop thriller Black and Blue, which was hosted by the Rickey Smiley Morning Show’s own Headkrack. K. Symone spoke with the film’s stars Tyrese, Naomi Harris, Nafeesa Williams, and the film’s director Deon Taylor.

Fresh off of your Hulu screens on Wutang: An American Saga, Dave East is getting back to the music. The Harlem rapper is readying the release of his debut album Survival, which drops November 8th 2019. East rolled through Hot 107.9 and chopped it up with Reec. They talked about his great performance as Method […]

We’ve all heard of Grandmas complaining about folks speeding down their streets while the grand babies play on the front lawn. Well this Montana grand mom took matters into her own hands to slow down traffic on her street.  One day Patti Forest Baumgartner got fed up and grabbed her hair dryer and a lawn chair, […]

Shameik Moore slid through Studio One to about his experience portraying Raekwon on the upcoming Hulu series Wu-Tang: An American Saga, which streams Sept. 4th. The Atlanta native wasn’t even alive when the legendary Staten Island hip-hop collective The Wu-Tang Clan busted on the scene with their seminal debut Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) but […]

ATL Native Shameik Moore came by Hot 107.9 and chopped it up with Reec about his the upcoming Hulu series Wu-Tang: An American Saga where he portrays Raekwon. The series premieres Sept 4th.

Elijah Connor not only survived an epic staredown with Diddy, one of the most powerful people in music, he’s also become one of the most viral memes in history. The Detroit native stepped into Studio One to talk about his life after that fateful night on the Four, which includes new music and enjoying the […]

Fox Sports’ opinionated sport analyst Chris Broussard stepped into Studio One to speak on a host of the biggest hot button issues in sports including if college athletes should be paid, if the NBA & NFL should draft 18-year-olds and if Lebron James is still the best basketball player in the world.