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As part of its 18th Annual awards celebration, the Living Legends Foundation is honoring Cathy Hughes, founder and Chairperson of Radio One, Inc./TV One LLC with the Icon Lifetime Achievement Award.

Other honorees include Keith Clinkscales, CEO of REVOLT Media & TV; Rushion McDonald, COO of Nu-Opp Inc./COO Steve Harvey Radio Network and Managing Partner of Steve Harvey Enterprises; Ethiopia Habtemariam, President of Motown Records and President of Urban Music, Co-Head of Creative Affairs at Universal Music Publishing Group; Gail Mitchell, Senior R&B Editor of Billboard magazine; Aundrae Russell, Program Director of KJLH-FM; Lee Bailey, CEO of Electronic Urban Report (; and KJLH-FM, accepted by General Manager Karen Slade.

This year the foundation’s annual event will be held in Los Angeles for the first time in its 23-year history. The award show will be held on Friday, October 3, at 7:00 p.m. at Taglyan Cultural Complex, 1201 N. Vine Street.

According to David Linton, Chairman of the Living Legends Foundation, “We are excited about this year’s awards ceremony on many levels: We have a stellar line-up of honorees, reflecting the ever-changing landscape of the music and broadcast industries. We are also looking forward to being in Los Angeles, where the foundation had its beginning.”

Click here for more information about the Living Legends Foundation and the awards show.

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