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Inside George Floyd's roots in Houston's historic Hip Hop scene.
06/04/2020
The Hip Hop History of George Floyd

Inside George Floyd's roots in Houston's historic Hip Hop scene.

George Floyd had roots in Houston’s Hip Hop scene as a member of the Screwed Up Click. He was known as Big Floyd and appeared in numerous mixtapes put out by DJ Screw in the 1990’s.

"It feels good to share with the world when you’re happy."
06/04/2020
Da Brat Shares Why She Came Out, After 20 Years of Silence

"It feels good to share with the world when you’re happy."

What has always been known about rapper Da Brat, is that she keeps her private life close to heart. But that all changed this past March when she shared a social media post of an extravagant gift given by her significant other.

Watch the first of George Floyd's services, live from MInneapolis today at 2pm on wpgc.com.
06/04/2020
Watch the George Floyd Memorial Service, Live From Minneapolis

Watch the first of George Floyd's services, live from MInneapolis today at 2pm on wpgc.com.

On Thursday, June 4, a memorial service will be held in Minneapolis from 1:00PM to 3:00PM CT at the Frank J. Lindquist Sanctuary at North Central University, according to family attorney Benjamin Crump.

Join us as we remeber the life & legacy of George Floyd
06/04/2020
Watch the George Floyd Memorial Service, Live From Minneapolis

Join us as we remeber the life & legacy of George Floyd

On Thursday, June 4, a memorial service will be held in Minneapolis from 1:00PM to 3:00PM CT at the Frank J. Lindquist Sanctuary at North Central University, according to family attorney Benjamin Crump.

BREAKING…
06/03/2020
4 Officers Charged in George Floyd's Death

BREAKING…

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced aiding and abetting murder charges against former officers Thomas Lane, J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao in the death of George Floyd.

JAY-Z has been at the frontline lending his support and voice to the movement any way he can.
06/03/2020
JAY-Z Takes Out Full-Page Newspaper Ads Across the Country to Honor George Floyd

JAY-Z has been at the frontline lending his support and voice to the movement any way he can.

On Tuesday, June 2, as the nation entered its sixth day of protest, rapper Shawn ‘JAY-Z’ Carter and his Roc Nation brand took out full-page advertisements in newspapers across the country to honor his name and call for social change.

SILENCE IS NOT AN OPTION.
06/02/2020

SILENCE IS NOT AN OPTION.

In a press conference the Governor explained the way Carter approached him not as an “international performer," but as a...
06/01/2020
JAY-Z Calls Minnesota Governor 'As a Dad' to Talk About Justice for George Floyd

In a press conference the Governor explained the way Carter approached him not as an “international performer," but as a father.

Rapper Shawn ‘JAY-Z’ Carter, put in a call to Minnesota Governor Tim Walz over the tumultuous weekend that saw protests and violence spread to numerous U.S. cities following the death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minnesota Police.

The DMV demonstrates solidarity in Washington, DC this weekend during protests against the death of George Floyd. #stays...
05/31/2020

The DMV demonstrates solidarity in Washington, DC this weekend during protests against the death of George Floyd. #staysafe and #stayconnected to @wpgc for updates.
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05/31/2020
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Minnesota Governor Walz, Local Faith Leaders Plead with Protesters to Stay Home Tonight

DMV – It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our WPGC family member, Antonio "Tony Redz aka Mr. 24/...
05/29/2020
Rest Peacefully, Tony Redz

DMV – It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our WPGC family member, Antonio "Tony Redz aka Mr. 24/7" Lovett. Rest Peacefully, Tony 💔 #foreverWPGCfamily

DMV – It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our WPGC family member Antonio "Tony Redz aka Mr. 24/7" Lovett.

"When you don't have the resources and the funds, you're just out of luck and that's just what is in real life."
05/29/2020
Migos Discusses COVID-19's Disproportionate Toll on African Americans

"When you don't have the resources and the funds, you're just out of luck and that's just what is in real life."

Migos’ members Offset and Quavo caught up with Vice TV’s ‘Shelter in Place’ to discuss the disproportionate toll COVID-19 has taken on the African American community and their families.

BREAKING…
05/29/2020
Officer Arrested in George Floyd's Death

BREAKING…

An officer has been taken into custody in the death of Minneapolis man George Floyd, just minutes after Gov. Tim Walz promised swift justice.

Support an essential work with a Dunkin Gift Card, listen to the Joe Clair Morning show for all the details.
05/28/2020
Win A Dunkin Gift Card

Support an essential work with a Dunkin Gift Card, listen to the Joe Clair Morning show for all the details.

A new month means new giveaways. Listen all month for your chance to win a $5 Gift Card to Dunkin.

Capt. Remoshay Nelson joined the United States Air Force Thunderbirds for the 2020 season as the first black female offi...
05/27/2020
Meet the first black female Thunderbirds officer

Capt. Remoshay Nelson joined the United States Air Force Thunderbirds for the 2020 season as the first black female officer to do so.

Capt. Remoshay Nelson joined the United States Air Force Thunderbirds for the 2020 season as the first black female officer to do so.

You can now text Eminem your burning questions.
05/26/2020
Eminem Finally Gives His Number to Stan After 20 Years

You can now text Eminem your burning questions.

To promote the 20th anniversary of ‘The Marshall Mathers LP,’ Eminem tweeted out his phone number to his millions of “Stans,” promising to answer some burning questions that have been building up over the years.

05/25/2020
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We have reached the end of May, which means this is the last week of Dunkin giveaways. Don't miss your chance to win a gift card, listen to the Joe Clair Morning Show all week.

Patrick Ewing has tested positive for COVID-19, urges people to please take this virus seriously.
05/23/2020
Patrick Ewing tests positive for COVID-19

Patrick Ewing has tested positive for COVID-19, urges people to please take this virus seriously.

Patrick Ewing announces he's tested positive for COVID-19. The Georgetown men's basketball head coach is using this moment as an opportunity, urging people to take the virus seriously.

They also name dropped Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid but Drake assured they meant no disrespect.
05/21/2020
Drake Clarifies Kylie Jenner 'Side Piece' Line From Song With Future

They also name dropped Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid but Drake assured they meant no disrespect.

The Canadian rapper teased some unreleased music with a feature from Future, name dropping the internet’s favorite Lip Kit Kween, Kylie Jenner, referring to her as a “side piece.”

You won’t believe who was unmasked!
05/21/2020
'The Masked Singer' Reveals Final 3 Stars and Crowns a Winner

You won’t believe who was unmasked!

The season three finale took place Wednesday night where Grammy-winning songwriter Kandi Burrus was unmasked as the Night Angel and named the winner. Jesse McCartney came in second place as the Turtle and Bow Wow came in third as the frog.

See what live music might look like in the near future.
05/19/2020
A Look Inside the First ‘Socially Distant’ Concert in America

See what live music might look like in the near future.

After uncertainty encompassed the event, America’s first “socially distant” concert took place last night as Bishop Gunn vocalist Travis McCready performed at TempleLive in Fort Smith, Arkansas on May 18.

05/18/2020

Happy Monday DMV! @TheJoeClairMorningShow

05/18/2020
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We are still giving away Dunkin gift cards this week. Make sure you're tuned into the Joe Clair Morning show tomorrow morning at 6am for your chance to win one.

05/16/2020

@nelly #verzuz @ludacris ... Awe already know you have a whole playlist in mind...so go head and share...
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