The Morning Show

The Morning Show is your daily mix of news, entertainment, empowerment, and music that is the perfect jumpstart to your morning, Hosted by Stellar Award nominee Gerard Bonner, this broadcast features the New Joint of the Day, an Inspirational Moment, comedy, news, and more. Get your day started right with The Morning Show!
Weekdays at 9a ET

Special Segments
Say What?! | Wednesdays at 10:45a ET
Tired of the traditional delivery of the news? Well the remedy for that is Say What?! with Kevin Fredericks. Weekly, the comedian, producer, and playwright brings us outrageous news stories the his creative and comedic colander. Prepare to laugh heartily with this charter member of The Playmakers!

We Got Next | Fridays at 10:45a ET
Get up to speed with all things news and entertainment courtesy of We Got Next with Kenneth Mosley. Weekly, this entertainment mogul keeps us connected with the latest news in pop culture.

The AfterParty–Episode 1989 (Aug. 19)

August 19th, 2019
Today on The AfterParty, we kick things off paying homage to rap’s FIRST #1 gold certified single. Which song you ask? Well press play and find out!! Check out music from Kurtis Blow, Tom Browne, Chaka Khan,...

The Morning Show–Episode 1989 (Aug. 19)

August 19th, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “Our Father” from Stevin Crane. Our Inspirational Moment features Hart Ramsey as we look at the challenges of division and racism currently facing the United States. Check out music from...

The Morning Show–Episode 1985 (Aug. 7)

August 7th, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “I Don’t Wanna Leave” from William McDowell. Our Inspirational Moment features Hart Ramsey and we continue to look for more clues and details surrounding the nation’s mass shootings. Check out...

The AfterParty–Episode 1984 (Aug. 5)

August 5th, 2019
Today on The AfterParty, we salute Grammy legend and music icon Stevie Wonder. Check out music from Stevie Wonder, Gene Moore, Lisa Page Brooks, Jacob Collier, Kirk Franklin, Doobie Powell, Red Hands, Thi’sl, Travis Malloy, D’Angelo &...

The Morning Show–Episode 1984 (Aug. 5)

August 5th, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “World Go Round” from Travis Malloy. We also get updates on the horrific mass shootings in El Paso, TX and Dayton, OH. Check out music from Darnell Davis, Y’Anna Crawley,...

The AfterParty–Episode 1983 (July 29)

July 29th, 2019
Today on The AfterParty, we pay tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. Check out music from Aretha Franklin, George Michael, Amethyst, Kirk Franklin, Doobie Powell, Michael Jackson, Empire Cast, Brandy, Red Hands, PJ Morton, Jasmyne...

The Morning Show–Episode 1983 (July 29)

July 29th, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “Ready” from PJ Morton. Our Inspirational Moment features Hart Ramsey. We recap Sunday Best and look at the attacks on Rep. Elijah Cummings and the city of Baltimore. Check out...

The AfterParty–Episode 1982 (July 23)

July 23rd, 2019
Today on The AfterParty, we examine how The Bee Gees changed music and songwriting forever. Check out music from The Bee Gees, The Walls Group, Lisa Page Brooks, Kirk Franklin, Doobie Powell, John P. Kee, Chico Robinson...

The Morning Show–Episode 1982 (July 23)

July 23rd, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “Walk” from Darlene McCoy. Our Inspirational Moment features Hart Ramsey and we look at another broken promise courtesy of President Donald Trump. Check out music from Darnell Davis, Y’anna Crawley,...

The AfterParty–Episode 1981 (July 22)

July 22nd, 2019
Today on The AfterParty, we kick things off paying homage to the first traveling hip-hop tour from 1996 called The Smokin’ Grooves Tour. Check out music from The Fugees, Common, A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul,...

The Morning Show–Episode 1981 (July 22)

July 22nd, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “I Know God” from Dee-1. Our Inspirational Moment features Hart Ramsey as we look at the latest in the ongoing battle between Donald Trump and the four Congresswomen known as...

The AfterParty–Episode 1980 (July 15)

July 15th, 2019
Today on The AfterParty, we kick things off with our Throwback Segment which is inspired by the latest episode of BET Sunday Best. Check out music from Mary J. Blige, Chaka Khan, New Edition, Brandy, Aarion Rhodes,...

The Morning Show–Episode 1980 (July 15)

July 15th, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “We Worship You” from Miranda Sanders & Kadesh. Our Inspirational Moment features Hart Ramsey and as we look to determine the racial nature of Donald Trump’s latest tirade against four...

The AfterParty–Episode 1978 (July 10)

July 10th, 2019
Today on The AfterParty, we celebrate the birthday of the wildly necessary music identifying app Shazam!! With that said, see if you can figure the songs on today’s playlist using Shazam! Check out music from Aretha Franklin,...

The Morning Show–Episode 1978 (July 10)

July 10th, 2019
Today on The Morning Show, we debut “Do It” from Amethyst and our Inspirational Moment features Hart Ramsey. Check out music from Michelle Williams, Koryn Hawthorne, Family Force 5, Deitrick Haddon, The Cross Movement, Andy Mineo, Lena...