Tag Archives: BlogTalkRadio

Deepak Chopra Leads a Global Healing Meditation for Victims of the Japanese Tsunami Today on BlogTalkRadio

deepak-chopra-99Deepak Chopra: Live from Atlanta at his Seduction of Spirit gathering, our Chopra Center Radio host presents a Global Healing Meditation for victims of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan last week. “Collectively,” he says, “we can make a world of difference.”

rebecca-eatonRebecca Eaton: The executive producer of the hallowed PBS series Masterpiece drops in on Tomorrow Will Be Televised on host Simon Applebaum to discuss its 40-year history. Plus: mNet CEO Adam Ware.

shaunie-onealShaunie O’Neal: The estranged wife of NBA superstar Shaquille O’Neal, who created Basketball Wives, sits down with The Mutha Knows Show host Mutha to fill us on Season 3 of the hit VH1 reality series, which is currently film for a summer airing.

elgin-charles4Elgin Charles: Jackée Harry’s salon-owning ex-hubby, aka The Emperor of Hair, drops in on Chuck and PJ to chat with host Chuck Tolbert about his VH1 reality series, Beverly Hills Fabulous, and about his plans to expand his product line worldwide.

pat-torpeyPat Torpey: The drummer for hard rockers Mr. Big, who scored a No. 1 hit with the 1991 single To Be with You, sits down with Icon Fetch host Tony Peters to preview the band’s new album, What If…, and to dish about playng with Robert Plant.

jackie-kallenJackie Kallen: The First Lady of Boxing, who has managed 6 championship fighters—and whose life story inspired the 2004 Meg Ryan flick Against the Ropes—stops by Variety Topics to chat with host Sonia Fitch about her followup book to Hit Me With Your Best Shot.

‘Your OWN Show’ Winner Kristina Kuzmic-Crocco, R&B Crooner Tony Terry and ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Player Camden Toy Today on BlogTalkRadio

kristinakuzmic-croccoKristina Kuzmic-Crocco: The winner of Oprah Winfrey’s Your OWN Show reality series—which awarded her a series on the talk titan’s hot new cable network—drops in Esteem Yourself host Chizoma Cluff to fill us in on the upcoming program, titled Kristina’s Fearless Kitchen.

camden-toy5Camden Toy: The actor who played the Übervamp on Buffy the Vampire Slayer sits down with OutTakes host Laurie Baker to discuss playing Igor Chambers in the webseries The Bay, and his role in the big-screen flick Thor, starring Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins.

tony-terryTony Terry: The R&B crooner, who hit the Top 10 chart in the ‘80s and ‘90s with tracks like She’s Fly, Lovey Dovey and Everlasting Love, stops by The Mutha Knows Show to sample his new single, Midnight Serenade from his upcoming album, Love and Sax.

jim-haworthJim Haworth: The CEO of the Professional Bull Riders, who formerly served as COO of Wal-Mart Stores, stops by Cuttin Up Radio to talk with host Christina Laiche about his plans for bringing the inceasingly popular sport even closer to the forefront of America’s radar.

walter-christopherWalter Christopher: The Harlem-born soul singer, who has opened for A-list acts like Boys II Men, En Vogue and Destiny’s Child, drops in on Layin’ It on the Line to chat with host Reginald Ford about his upcoming album, It’s All About Love: Volume 2.

christine-vachonChristine Vachon: The executive producer of Mildred Pierce, starring Kate Winslet, drops in Tomorrow Will Be Televised host Simon Applebaum to preview the HBO miniseries. Plus: Grant Mansfield, executive producer of ABC’s Secret Millionaire.

‘The Munsters’ Star Butch Patrick, ‘Cake Boss’ Contestant Jay Qualls and ‘Jekyll & Hyde’ Star Robert Cuccioli Today on BlogTalkRadio

butch-patrick4Butch Patrick: The actor who played Eddie Munster on The Munsters, and went to do guest turns in such classic series as The Monkees and My Three Sons, sits down with The NeverHood’s Ethan Tudor W to chat about his place in the pantheon of pop culture.

jay-quallsJay Qualls: The owner of Maples Wedding Cakes sits down with hosts Victoria Gaither and Michael Kay to chat about his role on the TLC reality series Cake Boss: The Next Great Baker, as well as his new project with Martha Stewart. Plus: Comedian Alex Cambert.

robert-cuccioliRobert Cuccioli: The stage actor—who has starred in Jekyll & Hyde and Les Misérables on Broadway—sits down with Milling About host Robin Milling to chat about his latest show, the musical revue Jacque Brel Returns, at NYC’s Triad Theater.

ian-mooreIan Moore: The blues guitarist, who has opened for such A-listers as The Rolling Stones and ZZ Top, sits down with Icon Fetch host Tony Peters to sample his just-released studio album, El Sonido, which takes him back to his roots, accompanied soley by bass and drums.

darwin-cookDarwin Cook: The former NBA point guard, who played for the Bullets, Spurs and Nugets, sits down with The Final Word hosts JayReelz and J.D. to discuss the current hoops season, and weigh in on another of his alma-mater teams—the Nets—possibly moving to Brooklyn.

tom-miller4Tom Miller: One of the first GOP candidates registered to run in the 2012 presidential race sits down with host Alexandrea Merrell to discuss how—with zero political experience—he intends to snatch the Oval Office from Barack Obama.

fordummiesseries-shamashalidinaShamash Alidina: The world’s best-selling reference series marks its 20th anniversary by bringing you interviews with many of its most popular authors, including meditation guru Shamash Alidina, who penned Mindfulness For Dummies, and teaches MBSR and MBCT in London.

‘Battle: LA’ Stars Aaron Eckhart and Michelle Rodriguez, R&B Star Noel Gourdin and Daytime Drama Stars Christian LeBlanc and Tristan Rogers Today on BlogTalkRadio

aaron-eckhartAaron Eckhart: The Dark Knight star dishes to host Milling About host Robin Milling about breaking his arm on the set of his new flick, Battle: Los Angeles: “I had to keep going because if I was gonna break my arm I wanted it to be in the movie. So I said, ‘Don’t cut!’” Plus: Aaron’s co-star, Michelle Rodriguez, joins the confab.

noel-gourdin2Noel Gourdin: The R&B crooner, whose 2008 single The River hit No. 1 on the charts, sits down with The Mutha Knows Show host Mutha to sample tunes from his latest album, Fresh: The Definition, which drops April 12 and features the single Beautiful.

christian-leblancChristian LeBlanc: That Emmy-winning actor who plays Michael Baldwin on The Young and the Restless sit down with OutTakes host Laurie Baker to chat about the current season of the CBS daytime drama, as well as New Oreans—and his favorite scribe, Tennessee Williams.

tristan-rogersTristan Rogers: The Aussie hunk, who played Robert Scorpio on General Hospital from 1981 to 2008—and currently plays Colin Atkinson on The Young and the Restless—sits down with host Olivia Wilder to chat about his upcoming feature flick, Sebastian, co-starring Kym Whitley.

neil-zaza-2Neil Zaza: The guitar virtuoso drops in on Live from Music City host David Lowry to chat about his amazing music career, and his new CD, 212. Plus: Firehose frontman CJ Snare, whose greatest hits CD, The Collection, drops this spring, sits in as guest co-host.

abraham-mcdonald4Abraham McDonald: The R&B singer who snagged top honors in the first-ever Oprah Karaoke Challenge—and went on to sign a deal with Island Def Jam Music—sits down with Global Rhythmz Radio host Nathan Thomas to talk about his upcoming debut album, Miracle.

NBA Superstar Jason Kidd, ‘The Event’ Star Jason Ritter and Hip-Hop Exec Shanti Das Today on BlogTalkRadio

jason-kiddJason Kidd: The superstar NBA point guard, who returned to the Mavericks in 2008 after playing for the Suns and Nets, chats with Hoops in the Sun Radio host Randy Cruz about the current hoops season, as well as the Jason Kidd Foundation, which aims to enhance youth education.

jason-ritter2Jason Ritter: The Parenthood actor, who began his TV career opposite his dad, the late John Ritter, in the 1990 flick The Dreamer of Oz, talks with Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone about his starring role as Sean Walker in NBC’s new conspiracy thriller The Event.

charChar: The contestant from Season 6 of Bad Girls Club sits down with King Mac Radio hosts Malcolm Pipkins and Jake Updegraff to dish about all the behind-the-scenes drama on Oxygen’s hit reality series, while revealing where she gets all her catch phrases from.

shanti-dasShanti Das: The music-industry exec—who, as VP of artist development at Universal Motown, most recently managed managed A-listers like Akon, Ashanti and Erykah Badu—stops by Real Talk to chat with host Michael A. McFadden about her new book, The Hip Hop Professional: A Woman’s Guide to Climbing the Ladder of Success in the Entertainment Industry.

chinua-hawkChinua Hawk: His might not be a name you recognize, but Chinua Hawk has been busy over the past decade collaborating with some of the biggest names in pop music, including Celine Dion, Wyclef Jean and Kanye West. Tonight he chats with Music on the Couch host Vinny Bond about his new CD, Sunflower: Revisited.

‘Battle: LA’ Star Cory Hardrict, Dan ‘Grizzly Adams’ Haggarty and Pittsburgh Steeler Ike Taylor Today on BlogTalkRadio

cory-hardrichtCory Hardrict: The hunky actor—who’s also a budding hip-hop artist—sits down with TD Radio hosts Lachelle Story, Aeshia Branch and Keeland Ellis to chat about his role opposite Aaron Eckhart, Ne-Yo and Bridget Moynahan in the big-budget flick Battle: LA, opening tomorrow.

dan-haggertyDan Haggerty: The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams star—who also had a bit part in Dennis Hopper’s Easy Rider—stops by Family Newtork Radio to talk about his upcoming flick, A Legendary Wind, and his new program to help special-needs kids.

john-driscollJohn Driscoll: The former model—who, soon after high school, became a face of brands like Armani and Versace, before going on to snag roles on Dawson’s Creek and The Guiding Light—sits down with host Olivia Wilder to chat about his current role on The Young and the Restless.

ike-taylor1Ike Taylor: The Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back, who snagged two Super Bowl rings—in 2006 and 2009—drops in on the Get Up Show to talk with host Chris LaMonica about playing under coaches like Mike Tomlin and Dick Lebeau, as well as his training with Tom Shaw.

omari-hardwickOmari Hardwick: The star of the TNT action series Dark Blue, who has also appeared in flicks like Beauty Shop and For Colored Girls, sits down with Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon to discuss his role in the upcoming Ava DuVernay-directed big-screen indie drama I Will Follow.

joshua-gatesJosh Gates: The host of Syfy’s Destination Truth returns to Mandogg House Radio to chat with Amanda Rosenblatt, this time about the new season of his paranormal reality series, which gets under way live on St. Patrick’s Day, and feautures a search in Ireland for the legendary Banshee.

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 the D-Hour Show to chat with host D-Slate about hid current work as a hip-hop impresario and CEO of the Sporty Rich label.

Screen Star Michael Paré, Nutritionist to the Stars Oz Garcia and Radio One Mogul Cathy Hughes Today on BlogTalkRadio

michael-pare3Michael Paré: The Eddie and the Cruisers star sits down with Movie Geeks United hosts Jamey DuVall and Jerry Dennis to talk about his role opposite Matthew McConaughey, Marissa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe, William H. Macy and John Leguizamo in The Lincoln Lawyer.

oz-garciaOz Garcia: The world’s leading authority on healthy aging—who’s the go-to nutritionist for A-listers like Gwenyth Paltrow and Hilary Swank—drops in on The Jazzy Vegetarian to talk with host Laura Theodore about his latest book, Redesigning 50: The No-Plastic-Surgery Guide to 21st-Century Age Defiance.

cathy-hughes3Cathy Hughes: The media entrepreneur, who founded Radio One in Washington, D.C., in 1979—and has since parlayed that property into one of the hottest cable nets of the past decade, TV One—stops by to talk with Lady Charmaine Live host Charmaine Bassett about the booming black media sector.

frank-fontana-666Frank Fontana: The DOWN and DIRTY host celebrates spring break with a visit from Todd Alfred, director of championship sales at PGA of America, who’ll talk hot golf tournies, and Beth Fahey of Creative Cakes, who’ll share recipes for gorgeous, sumptuous wedding confections.

k-michelleK. Michelle: The hip-hop hottie, who’s R. Kelly’s protégé, drops in on The Mutha Knows Show to chat with host Mutha about her new single, How Many Times, off her upcoming debut album, Pain Medicine.

fordummies-marahacollierMarsha Collier: The world’s best-selling reference series marks its 20th anniversary by bringing you interviews with many of its most popular authors, including Marsha Collier, who penned eBay for Dummies, Starting an eBay Business For Dummies and eBay Business All-in-One For Dummies.

christine-brewer-6Christine Brewer: The Grammy Award-winning soprano, who began her career with the St. Louis Symphony and went on to perform Wagner at the Metropolitan Opera, sits down with The African American Voice in Classical Music host Patrick D. McCoy to discuss her career and upcoming Kennedy Center recital in Washington, D.C.

frances-cress-welsingDr. Frances Cress Welsing: The Chicago-born psychiatrist, known for her Cress Theory of Color Confrontation, which explores the practice of white supremacy, sits down with The Artivist to chat with host Ron Herd about her seminal book, The Isis Papers; The Keys to the Colors.

marcus-dupreeMarcus Dupree: The former NFL running back, who played for the Rams and Breakers—after being one of the most highly recruited high school players ever—sits down with The Final Word hosts JayReelz and J.D. to the recent flick about his career on the ESPN docu series 30 for 30.

lauren-williamsLauryn Williams: The sprinter who snagged gold medals at the 2005 and 2007 World Championships sits down with Get Up Show host Chris LaMonica to talk about her prepration for the 2012 Olympic games in London, and the business of track and field.

Judge Hatchett, ‘You OWN Show’ Contestant Elizabeth Espinosa and Bret ‘The Hitman’ Hart Today on BlogTalkRadio

judge-hatchett3Judge Glenda Hatchett: The former host of the long-running syndicated TV show Judge Hatchett stops by The Coffee Klatch to chat with host Marianne Russo about her latest book, Dare to Take Charge: How to Live Your Life on Purpose. Plus, fellow TV judge Alex Ferrer talks about his anti-bullying campaign.

elizabeth-espinosa1Elizabeth Espinosa: The Emmy-winning reporter for KTLA-TV in Los Angeles drops in on host Janette Smith to chat about being a finalist on Your OWN Show: Oprah’s Search for the Next TV Star, and how her learning-disabled brother inspired her to compete in the Mark Burnett-produced series.

josh-grobermanJosh Groberman: Former pro wrestling superstar Bret “The Hitman” Hart—a 7-time WWE world Champion—joins forces with young, outspoken co-host Josh Groberman to launch a new weekday BlogTalkRadio program titled (hell, yea!) The Hitman & Groberman Show.

larry-kasanoffLarry Kasanoff: The Blackbelt TV CEO and Moral Kombat films producer—who began his Hollywood career as a bit player in the 1987 big-screen comedy The Underachievers—sits down with Tomorrow Will Be Televised to talk with host Simon Applebaum about his latest projects.

deborah-owensDeborah Owens: The author of Confident Investing and Nickel and Dime Your Way to Wealth sits down with Wealthy Sistas host Deborah Hardnett to discuss her latest book, A Purse of Your Own, and her mission to equip 1 million women to be financially empowered.

pamela-schoenewaldtPamela Schoenewaldt: The writer drops in on Book Club Girl to discuss her debut novel, When We Were Strangers, which tells the story of Irma Vitale, a poor, 19th century immigrant from an Italian village whose mother passes away, prompting her to flee her lustful father, armed only with her sewing skills and a small dowry.