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112’s Q. Parker, Olympic Gold Medalist Evan Lysachek, The Intruders and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

q-parker1Q. Parker: The former member of 112—that multi-platinum-selling R&B quartet who won a Grammy in 1997 for the single I’ll Be Missing You—drops in on The Mutha Knows Show host Mutha to chat about his debut solo album, which teams him with Nicki Minaj’s producer, Oak Felder.

evan-lysachekEvan Lysachek: The foxy Chicago-born figure skater—who snagged a gold medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver—drops in on Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone to fill us in on the Smucker’s Stars on Ice 25th Anniversary Tour special this Saturday on NBC.

blaine-bishopBlaine Bishop: The former NFL safety, who played for the Eagles, Titans and Oilers, drops in on the Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the road to the Super Bowl. Plus: San Diego Padres second-baseman Orlando Hudson.

the-intrudersThe Intruders: The Philly-based soul quartet, who charted with tunes like Cowboys to Girls, When We Get Married and I’ll Always Love My Mama, drop in to chat with EnergyTwist hosts Energy and Sister Cee about their storied career and upcoming musical projects.

anne-bedianAnne Bedain: The Canadian cutie, who has done guest turns on such acclaimed series as Lost, The Closer and Law & Order, sits down with host Olivia Wilder to chat about her recent work with Larry David on the always-hilarious HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm.

noreaga-1Noreaga: The rapper known as N.O.R.E., who’s one-half of the group Capone-N-Noreaga—which charted during the ‘90s with tracks like Illegal Life, Closer and T.O.N.Y.—hangs with host Timothy Hodge while chatting up his upcoming album.

ava-duvernayAva DuVernay: The owner of DVA Media + Marketing, who has worked on the PR campaigns of such flicks as Dreamgirls, Rush Hour 3 and Chris Rock’s Good Hair, chats with Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon about her new project, the African-American Film Festival Releasing Market.

Former NY Mets Pitcher Ron Darling, Shaquille O’Neal’s Mom Lucille and Chi-Lite Marshall Thompson Today on BlogTalkRadio

ron-darlingRon Darling: The former MLB pitcher—who racked up 13 shutouts and 1,590 strikeouts during his 13-year career, and who currently works as a baseball commentator for TBS and SportsNet New York—chats with Teen Groove on the Move host Lenore Luca about the upcoming season.

lucille-oneal-3Lucille O’Neal: The mother of one of the greatest NBA stars of all time— Shaquille O’Neal—drops in on Lady Charmaine Live host Charmaine Bassett to chat about her new book, Walk Like You Have Somewhere To Go: From Mental Welfare to Mental Wealth.

shohreh-aghdashlooShohreh Aghdashloo: The actress sits down with Buzzworthy Radio host NaVell Lee to chat about The Stoning of Soraya M. Based on the book by Freidoune Sahebjam, the feature film tells the story of an Iranian woman falsely accused of adultery— the punishment for which is death by stoning.

tami-roman-5Tami Roman: The ex-wife of Kenny Anderson—the NBA guard who left her broke—drops in on The Mutha Knows Show host Mutha to chat about Season 2 of VH1’s Basketball Wives, and about her big-screen comedy, Something Like a Business, co-starring Kym Whitley.

marshall-thompson3Marshall Thompson: The leader of the legendary ‘70s soul quartet The Chi-Lites, who charted with such tunes as Oh Girl, Have You Seen Her and Give It Away, drops in on host Stevie Mack to chat about the group’s current tour with “The ‘70s Soul Jam.”

Michael Steele Out as RNC Chair, Professor Noam Chomsky, ‘American Masters’ Creator Susan Lacy and More on BlogTalkRadio

michael-steele9Michael Steele: Just nine days after the Republican National Committee chairman touted his achievements since being elected in 2008— telling our New Captains of Industry host George Jarkesy that “The party smashed through every record in terms of money raised in a midterm election” —he has been replaced by former Wisconsin GOP chair Reince Priebus.

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Noam Chomsky: MIT’s professor emeritus of linguistics—whose theory of generative grammar holds that there’s “an innate set of linguistic principles shared by all humans”—drops in on host Diane Gee to discuss the WikiLeaks scandal, info wars, class war and never-ending Israeli–Palestinian conflict.

susan-lacySusan Lacy: The creator and executive producer of PBS’ American Masters—which The Philadelphia Inquirer has called “the best biographical series ever to appear on American television”—chats with Tomorrow Will Be Televised host Simon Applebaum about who’s coming up on its new season.

roger-nygard3Roger Nygard: The director of the 2010 documentary The Nature of Existence, which featured an interview with Irvin Kershner, director of the first Star Wars sequel, The Empire Strikes Back—who passed away in November—shares never-before-heard outtakes with Mr. Media host Bob Andelman.

mike-bivinsMike Bivins: The founding member of New Edition—which had a huge hit with 1983’s Jackson 5-like ditty Candy Girl—drops in on Layin’ It on the Line to chat with host Reginald Ford about current work as a hip-hop impresario and CEO of the Sporty Rich label.

Royce Reed: The Basketball Wives star—who, as NBA fans know, is a former Orlando Magic dancer and the mother of Magic center Dwight Howard’s son, Braylon—stops by The Mutha Knows Show to chat about Season 2 of the VH1 series, and about her new burlesque dance group.

raedawn-chongRae Dawn Chong: The actress who starred opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in 1985’s Commando drops in on Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon to chat about the Blu-ray release of the Steven Spielberg classic from that same year, The Color Purple, co-starring Whoopi Goldberg and Danny Glover.

rah-digga1Rah Digga: The hip-hop diva, formerly of Busta Rhymes’ Flipmode Squad—who recently released his first album in 10 years, Classic, featuring the tracks Who Gonna Check Me Boo, Solidified and Viral—hangs with The Focal Spot host Fredelyne Alcide.

jeffrey-pollackJeffrey Pollack: The CEO of Professional Bull Riding—who founded The Sports Business Daily in 1994, before serving as commissioner of the World Series of Poker—stops by Cuttin Up Radio to talk with host Christina Laiche about his plans to expand pro bull riding throughout the globe.

‘Green Hornet’ Star Seth Rogen and Teen Idol Cody Linley Today on BlogTalkRadio

seth-rogen3Seth Rogen: The superstar funnyman weighs in on slimming down for the title role in his big-screen remake of The Green Hornet, opening tomorrow. “There’s really nothing good about it, to be honest. I bought a bunch of clothes that I barely fit into anymore,” he tells Milling About host Robin Milling. “People ask me a lot about losing the weight—which sucks. I don’t recommend it for everyone. Stay fat, people. That’s my motto!”

james-frain5James Frain: The actor whose character on NBC’s The Cape is named Chess reveals ironic weakness. “I’m a terrible chess player!” he tells Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone. “I was wondering if they were going to have me play chess in the show, but it’s not very cinematic. I can do the first few moves in a chess game, but then I get very impatient… I think my character in the show is called Chess because he’s such a manipulative, strategic kind of guy. He moves people around like pieces on a chess board.”

cody-linleyCody Linley: The hottie who played Jake Ryan on Hannah Montana, while also competing on Season 8 of Dancing with the Stars, stops by TD Radio to fill us in on his latest musical project—a duet with pop singer Lana, titled Receipt.

hillary-smithHillary B. Smith: The actress who began her soap career on As the World Turns before going on to play Nora Hanen on One Life to Live drops in to chat with host Silas Kain about her newest role, as Ellie in the upcoming web series Fumbling thru the Pieces.

Deepak Chopra, ‘Basketball Wives’ Hubby Eric Williams and Bond Girl Rosamund Pike Today on BlogTalkRadio

deepak-chopraDeepak Chopra: The mind-body healing pioneer stops by Chopra Center Radio to chat with host davidji about his new book, Soul of Leadership. Also during this Hour of Enlightenment, you’ll be guided through a process that helps you connect to your deepest dreams and desires.

denyce-gravesDenyce Graves: The mezzo-soprano —who USA Today has hailed as “an operatic superstar of the 21st century”—drops in on The African American Voice in Classical Music to chat with host Patrick D. McCoy about the church’s role in her development as an artist.

rosamund-pike1Rosamund Pike: The Die Another Day Bond girl stops by Movie Geeks United to talk with hosts Jamey DuVall and Jerry Dennis about her latest flick, Barney’s Version, co-starring Dustin Hoffman, Paul Giamatti and Minnie Driver. Plus: The Freebie actress Katie Aselton.

eric-williamsEric Williams: The former hoops star —whose wife, Jennifer (right), recently ripped fellow NBA spouse Erin Barry for getting cozy with Eva Longoria’s soon-to-be ex-hubby Tony Parker—drops in on host DeAnna “Mz Deeva” Shields to chat about all the Basketball Wives hoop-la.

jay-sean1Jay Sean: The British rap star’s chat with SAJA host Sree Sreenivasan from January of last year is officially BlogTalkRadio’s No. 1 most popular show of 2010—with more than 443,500 listens. If you’re among Jay’s many fans across the globe, tweet him today @jaysean and say, “Nice going!”

tc-carson1TC Carson: The actor-crooner, who played Kyle Barker on the Fox sitcom Living Single, and recently starred in the Houston’s Ensemble Theater Company’s production of Five Guys Named Moe, chats with Layin’ It on the Line host Reginald Ford about his new CD, Truth.

aj-cook1AJ Cook: The Canadian cutie who plays Jennifer “JJ” Jareau on Criminal Minds—and who previously starred in Fox’s supernatural series Tru Calling—stops by Buzzworthy Radio to chat with host NaVell Lee about what’s coming up on the CBS FBI profiler series.

queen-harrison4Queen Harrison: The NCAA champion hurdler from Virginia Tech who competed in the 2008 Summer Olyimpics in Beijng stops by the Get Up Show to fill host Chris LaMonica on her new deal with sporting-goods maker Saucony—and about snagging the 2010 Bowerman Award.

mz-optimizm1LaSean Shelton: Our Mz OptimiZm host holds open auditions for kids 5 to 17 year old who want to strut their singing, rapping, instrumental or spoken-word talents while trying out for a spot in at the Nu-Reign Talent Showcase Concert in NYC. Semi-finalists will be featured on Dover, Del.’s WAMS FM.


‘My Life As Liz’ Star Liz Lee and ‘The Peacemaker: L.A. Gang Wars’ Star Malik Spellman Today on BlogTalkRadio

liz-leeLiz Lee: The My Life as Liz star stops by her favorite radio show—Somewhere in Vegas—to hang with host Marq with a Q while chatting about Season 2 of her hit MTV series, which gets under way Feb. 8, and about her new comedy album, Lady Ha Ha.

malik-spellmanMalik Spellman: The gang mediator for A&E’s reality series The Peacemaker: L.A. Gang Wars—which is produced by Ice T—chats with Real Talk’s Michael McFadden about putting on a bulletproof vest to go to work, then spending the rest of his day making sure no one shoots anyone.

wally-brysonWally Bryson: The Raspberries guitarist, who—with frontman Eric Carmen—co-wrote the band’s 1972 hit, Go All the Way, sits down with Icon Fetch host Tony Peters to fill us in on his latest musical venture, the Bryson Group, featuring son Jesse Bryson, and that group’s new CD, Dry.

jesse-palmerJesse Palmer: The former NFL quarterback, who’s now a college football analyst for ESPN, drops in on Ask Mom RN host Tamara Walker to chat about his “Bowl Game” promotion for charity. Plus: Dr. Michelle May, author of Am I Hungry? What to Do When Diets Don’t Work.

jacob-arbackJacob Arback: The CEO of MUSL-TV, which focuses on physical competition and culture, stops by Tomorrow Will Be Televised to chat with host Simon Applebaum about what to expect on the new cable net. Plus: Anna Fricke and Jeremy Carver, creators of the Syfy series Being Human.

Ron Perlman, Keshia Chante, Hope Flood and More Today on Blogtalkradio

ron-perlmanRon Perlman: Shooting the upcoming feature film Drive with Ryan Gosling was hell for the Hellboy star. “We had this scene in the Pacific Ocean where he’s trying to kill me. We shot it during high tide at 3:30 in the morning,” he tells Milling About host Robin Milling. “My back was to the ocean, I was facing the beach and this wave just came and knocked me clear 20 feet in the air and I ended up ass-over-tea-kettle. I ripped something in my knee… It’s hard to walk on it. I think I’m gonna need some surgery on this one. There’s some structural damage in there.”

keshia-chanteKeshia Chanté: The Juno Award-winning Canadian Princess of Pop—who was signed to her first record deal at age 14, before appearing in the 2006 Bow Wow video Shortie Like Mine—stops by Real Talk to chat with host Michael A. McFadden about her upcoming album, Night and Day.

hope-floodHope Flood: The funny lady, who’s been a featured act on BET’s Comic View for 10 seasons—and who was one of only two female comedians to appear on Martin Lawrence’s Starz 1st Amendment Stand-Up special—hangs with Layin’ It on the Line host Reginald Ford.

marianne-williamsonMarianne Williamson: The Peace Alliance Founder—4 of whose books have been New York Times bestsellers—chats with Gab with the Gurus host Connie Bennett about her new offering, A Course In Weight Loss: 21 Spiritual Lessons for Surrendering Your Weight Forever.

simon-winthropSimon Winthrop: The Las Vegas magician, whom Harry Hamlin hailed for his “unbelievably awesome prestidigations” and Tom Cruise simply called “unbelievable,” drops in on host Olivia Wilder to discuss his artistry his private-client gigs—like the one recently staged for Google CEO Eric Schmidt.

clarence-burkeClarence Burke: The founding member of Chicago-based soul quintet The Five Stairsteps—whose 1970 hit O-o-h Child is ranked among Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time—stops by EnergyTwist to chat about his “Unplugged, Up Close & Personal” tour.

Christian ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ Okoye, and Former Isley Brother Member Chris Jasper Today on BlogTalkRadio

christian-okoye6Christian Okoye: The former NFL running back—nicknamed “The Nigerian Nightmare”—who played for the Kansas City Chiefs from 1987 to 1992, stops by the Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current gridiron season.

dj-carrascoD.J. Carrasco: The MLB pitcher, who began his career with the Royals, before moving on to the White Sox, Pirates and Diamondbacks—and, just last month, being signed to a 2-year deal with the Mets—stops by The Final Word to chat with hosts JayReelz and J.D. about the Amazins’ 2011 season, and what he hopes to achieve.

chris-jasperChris Jasper
: The former member of the Isley Brothers, who charted in 1988 with the R&B hit Super Bad—and was unducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 4 years later—stops by Layin’ It on the Line to chat with host Reginald Ford about his latest CD, Everything I Do.

natalie-stewartNatalie Stewart: Half of the British R&B duo Floetry, whose debut album sold 800,000 copies and spawned 2 Top 10 singles—Say Yes and Getting Late—drops in on Sippin on Ink to chat about her latest album, Floetic Soul, feauturing pals MC Lyte and Musiq Soulchild.

ann-handley-cc-chapmanAnn Handley & CC Chapman: The authors of the new book Content Rules: How to Create Killer Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, Ebooks, Webinars (and more) that Engage Customers and Ignite Your Business chat with host Zane Safrit about building relationships and finding success in the digital realm.

tim-bowmanTim Bowman: The smooth-jazz guitarist, who began his career as musical director for The Winans stops by Jazzin Em Up to chat with host Cres O’Neal about his latest album, The Collection, featuring the tracks Let It Shine, All My Life, Soul Dream and Smile.