Hosted by award-winning journalist Solomon Jones, Wake Up With WURD is a news and entertainment talk show that promotes dialogue and debate on today's hottest issues, and does so from a black perspective. Our guests include journalists, politicians, leaders, academics, and pop-culture icons. We seek to share news and information interactively, to engage our listeners in meaningful and compelling dialogue, and to use information as a basis for action.close
Taliaferro is a successful media personality, and served as host of the daily Nick Taliaferro Show (on WHAT AM 1340, and WURD AM 900, Philadelphia) for 15 years. He has also written for a wide variety of Newspapers and Magazines, and is a published songwriter and playwright. As a vocalist, he has provided backing vocals for at least 5 Grammy Award-winning artists as a member of both the Bill Jolly Singers, and as a member of The Gabriel Hardeman Delegation.