Beginning September 26, Elizabeth Wellington — fashion columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer — will appear every Friday at 8:00 a.m. on Wake Up With WURD to discuss fashion trends, pop culture, and hot news. Tune in every Friday to get caught up on the latest!
If past is prologue, Budweiser Made In America, the Labor Day concert series helmed by Hip Hop impresario Jay-Z, will gross over $5 million. How much of that money will go directly into Philadelphia’s coffers? None.
On September 2, Solomon Jones kicked off his first day as the new host of “Wake Up With WURD” with a bang by talking with U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (2nd District) about recent allegations of misappropriation of campaign contributions during his 2007 run for mayor of Philadelphia.
Full-length video of WURD Speaks: Black Beauty Politics, an interactive examination of the fascinating, complicated and sometimes controversial ways Black beauty has been portrayed since Africans arrived on American shores.