|WHAT THE RADIO INDUSTRY IS SAYING ABOUT REDDING NEWS REVIEW
Redding is “incredibly intelligent and talented” …”who is not afraid to tackle some of the ‘uncomfortable’ issues in the black community” -Radio Facts.
“The voice of the voiceless” and “the prophet of rage,” -Jay Johnson a Subscriber from Philadelphia
“His insight and views of what is happening in the world today are unmatched,” Charlotte’s BJ Murphy said. “Rob Redding is our next radio giant!”
“The show is informative, needed and community oriented,” WBOK- AM Program Director Gerod Stevens said. “If you’re a community oriented station it’s needed and you gotta have it.”
The show is “True Talent..informative and upbeat,”
said Don Wicklin
Senior Director Partner Programming
Sirius XM Satellite Radio
Rob Redding is “America’s true Independent Voice,” says Macon’s Clear Channel Market Manager Thomas Bacote
“The voice of the voiceless” and “the prophet of rage” are just some of the things his subscription-paying listeners say about “America’s Independent Voice” Rob Redding.
Redding is well-regarded by scores of the world’s most intelligent subscription-paying listeners living in 24 states due to his bold views on “Redding News Review Unrestricted” talk show via his 24-7 news site ReddingNewsReview.com.
These subscribers get “Redding News Review Unrestricted” because he is has been the most listened to black independent talk show host in the country for years. He has been heard six days a week for nearly half decade and more than 420 episodes in all 50 states via Sirius XM Satellite Radio and via syndication for more than 6 years and 3,600 hours. Finally, they get “Redding News Review Unrestricted” because his reports and positions on issues have been continually nationally recognized and award-wining.
Talkers magazine noted his uniquely Independent views on government by listing him as one of the “100 Most Important Radio Talk Hosts In America”, well before Redding became the most listened to black independent talk show host in the United States of America.
Along his 20 years in the press, Fox News Channel, National Public Radio have invited him to appear multiple times and he has been quoted in some of the nation’s top newspapers. He has lectured at numerous colleges and his media company has been studied from Florida State University to University Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium.
What’s more, Redding has been called one of the most “respected names in the media,” by urban magazine Upscale and “one of the most intellectual and intriguing radio talk show hosts since Tavis Smiley,” by urban industry authority Radio Facts. He also won an ADDY in March 2009 and an Associated Press award for his work.
Redding also has a growing international profile for his award-winning, the black web’s first successful subscriber-supported and oldest black news aggregation Web site ReddingNewsReview.com. The site has been called a “clearinghouse for African American news” by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution newspaper and the “vanguard of Internet news sites” by AllAccess.com. To date, ReddingNewsReview.com has garnered three consecutive “Black Web Awards”.
In 2017, the show won an award from the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy for its segment by Dr. Tommy Curry on “Killing Whites”
Finally, he has authored eight best-selling books, two best-selling albums and a critically acclaimed abstract artist. He is currently a professor in New York City. His thesis “Black Voices, White Power: Members of the black press make meaning of media hegemony” is meant to give an on the record voice to black employees who toil at white-owned black-focused media about their experiences as it relates to content decisions and beyond.” His thesis can be found in the Journal of Black Studies.
(View Redding’s full bio)