This hour features Robert Johnson, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Jimi Hendrix, Billie Holiday, James Brown, Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Aretha Franklin, & Chuck Berry. Additional Black History Month biographies include Wilma Rudolph, Sidney Poitier, & Rosa Parks. Honorable Mention #1: Whitney Houston
This hour features BB King, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Michael Jackson, Prince, Muddy Waters, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, John Coltrane, Fats Domino, & Ella Fitzgerald.
Plus other Black History Month biographies include The Tuskegee Airmen, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and Willie O'ree.
Honorable Mention #2: 2 Live Crew.
This hour featuring Lead Belly, Mahalia Jackson, Nat King Cole, Charlie Parker, RUN-DMC, Little Richard, The Supremes, W.C. Handy, Bessie Smith, & Otis Redding.
Plus other Black History Month biographies include Harriet Tubman, Muhammad Ali, and Tyra Banks.
Honorable Mention #3: Paul Robeson.
This hour features Bo Diddly, Otis Redding, Marian Anderson, The Temptations, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, T-Bone Walker, Louis Jordan, Public Enemy, Nina Simone, & Sly & The Family Stone.
Plus other Black History Month biographies include Fredrick Douglas, President Barack Obama, & Jackie Robinson.
Honorable Mention #4: Wynton Marsalis
This hour features Thelonious Monk, Ruth Brown, Howlin' Wolf, Curtis Mayfield, Little Walter, George Clinton, Dinah Washington, Grandmaster Flash, Charlie Pride, & Tina Turner.
Plus other Black History Month biographies include Malcolm X, Colin Powell, & Arthur Ashe.
Honorable Mention #5: N.W.A.
P.O.W. - M.I.A. Never Forget
Hosted by Jeff Gamache
A wide ranged look at the issues revolving around
Prisoner Of War & Missing In Action United States Soldiers
including stories of families effected by lost loved service members
First hand account of P.O.W. Woonsocket's Raymond Norey
and telling M.I.A. Woonsocket's James M. Ray story.