New York/Atlanta (PRWEB) November 1, 2007
Holy Hip Hop Radio Gains Momentum Via Superadio (the world's leading provider of quality syndicated radio programming) and eDDie Velez 'Da Preachin Puerto Rican' (host of the nationally-syndicated Holy Hip Hop Radio show), who announced today that the 3-hourly weekly Holy Hip Hop Radio Show broadcast has been added to key Radio Markets covering key markets (north, south, east and west) since hitting the airwaves in Summer 2007. For Example: WPRW, Power 107 FM Augusta, voted in 2007 by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) as the #1 Urban FM Radio Station, is now also airing eDDie Velez and the Holy Hip Hop Radio show weekly.
"In 2006, The Recording Academy took the bold evolutionary step to objectively and formally recognize that the significant level of depth and quality of music present today in the rapidly growing holy hip hop genre of music (combined with intensely loyal fans and aficionados) is now at the level to garner the highest honors in music (see new Grammy Awards category for 'Best Rap Gospel' or for more information go to: Grammy.com).
Being the only contemporary music genre which artists visibility is primarily driven intensive grassroots efforts in city streets worldwide, now Radio Programmers at some of the most successful terrestrial-based FM and AM radio stations are also opening doors and fulfilling 20+ years of pent-up listener demand for diverse holy hip hop tracks powered with fresh tight rhymes and bangin beats, which until now had historically primarily been enjoyable solely via Internet Radio.
There have never been more exciting times in the history of music, as leading FM and AM Radio Programmers creatively meet the diverse interests and demands of their listeners and we remain committed to consistently provide high quality shows that are timely, relevant and reliable week-after-week and year-after-year and for generations to come," said eDDie Velez, Host of the Nationally-Syndicated Holy Hip Hop Radio show.
Radio Station Program Directors: For more information on the Holy Hip Hop radio show (a 3-hour weekly radio program featuring blazin Holy Hip Hop Trax, Interviews, News and Street Gospel hosted by eDDie Velez, since 1999) or to add it to your radio station's line-up, email: Radio@holyhiphop.com or go to: http://www.Superadio.com or Call Holy Hip Hop Radio directly (24/7) also at: 1-404-893-5752.
To listen to syndicated Holy Hip Hop radio show demo, click here: http://126.96.36.199/Programs/HHH_DEMO.mp3
For Emcees & Labels: Digitally-Mastered CD Submissions only, for radio airplay consideration, can be sent to: Radio; P.O. Box 1023; Pine Lake, GA 30072. eDDie Velez also hosts, (since 2003), the Holy Hip Hop video show which broadcasts on the i-Lifetv Networks & Steel Roots TV via over 1,700 cable systems and touching 10 millions of homes nationwide, as a part of The Inspiration Network (INSP).
About eDDie Velez:
eDDie Velez (a/k/a Da Preachin Puerto Rican) serves as the Pastor of New Birth Latino at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church (over 25,000 members), under Bishop Eddie L. Long.
Prior to eDDie's pastoral role for New Birth Latino, he served as the Senior Director of Youth Development at New Birth. In this role, eDDie was able to use the ministry of Holy Hip Hop, and the teaching of GOD's word, to minister the Gospel to students at New Birth and the Hip Hop culture World Wide.
eDDie Velez has been featured on national media such as, BET, CBS - The Early Show, FOX, PBS and C-SPAN. In January of 2002, eDDie Velez was invited by the late Coretta Scott King to be a guest speaker at the Annual Martin Luther King Commemorative Service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA. In front of many dignitaries, including the First Lady of the United States, Mrs. Laura Bush, he gave a compelling speech on how Dr. King's vision cannot die within the Hip Hop Culture.
eDDie Velez currently hosts the nationally syndicated Holy Hip Hop Radio Show syndicated worldwide by Superadio, as well as the Holy Hip Hop Video Show distributed worldwide by i-Lifetv via over 1700 cable systems and touching over 10 million homes weekly. eDDie also serves as the Chairman and CEO of the Fellowship of Holy Hip Hop, an organization that focuses on ministering the Gospel to the Hip Hop culture.
eDDie Velez has been married to his wife Anna for 18 years, and they have been blessed with five children, named Brandon, Shaun, Bronte, Beija and Bryson. Eddie Velez is bilingual, speaking both fluent English and Spanish.
Superadio is a producer and distributor of marquis radio programs in a variety of formats including Urban, Urban Adult, Gospel, Mainstream Top 40, Rhythmic, Talk, Country, Hot AC, Rock, Dance, Alternative and Oldies.
Since 1988, Superadio has boasted a line-up of personalities second to none including Wendy Williams, The Wendy Williams Experience; Joe Cortez, Retro Pop Reunion; John Garabedian and Kane, Open House Party; Ace and TJ, The Ace and TJ Morning Show, Steve and DC, The Steve and DC Morning Show, Ken Cooper, Retro Country USA; PK, PK's Playhouse; Derrick Jonzun, Lost in the 80's; BeBe Winans, The BeBe Winans Radio Show; Romeo, Romeo's Playhouse; Jay Gordon, Elvis Only; Terry Bello, The Soul Lounge; R-Dub!, Sunday Night Slow Jams and Donnie McClurkin, The Donnie McClurkin Show. For more information, go to: http://www.Superadio.com