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New Chuck Taylor All Stars Unveiled For The First Time in 100 Years

Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points wearing these shoes and in the sixties, 90% of college and pro basketball players wore them. Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars are arguably the shoes that started the whole sneaker […]


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Overtime With Charlie Wilson: BET Awards, Fighting Cancer & More

Charlie Wilson is an inspiration. We spent a little extra time in our studios after his time on the air and he shared more of the stories he details in his new book “I Am […]


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Charlie Wilson Talks About His New Book “I Am Charlie Wilson”

Popular R&B superstar Charlie Wilson stopped by The WAVE’s studios this morning on his way to the African American Museum to promote his new autobiography, “I Am Charlie Wilson”. We listened to some of our favorite […]


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Troop’s Jon Jon Talks Group Survival, Performing Live & More

At this Friday night’s Soulful Summer concert at the Greek Theater a group of LA’s hometown heroes will be on stage. Troop is straight out of Pasadena and the guys in the group are longtime […]


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Few Spots Still Available for A Free Summer Workshop for Girls

For over thirty years, radio personality and community advocate Josefa Salinas has been mentoring young girls along with her friend Corinne Bozin. Together they created “How To Be A Girl,” a five day fun filled […]


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Show Highlights From The 2015 BET Awards

There was a little something for everyone last night on the 15th annual BET Awards telecast. The musical highlights included a beautiful duet featuring The Weeknd and Alicia Keys, doing “You Earned It”, the song […]


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Shawn Wayans and Damon Wayans Jr. Talk Family, Comedy & More

Everybody knows the Wayans family is full of talented people. Two of those talents stopped by The WAVE’s morning show today as they get ready for a three night stand at the Irvine Improv beginning […]


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Southern California Father’s Day Weekend Activities

Looking for something to do with Dad this weekend?  Here are some ideas… Friday-Sunday • The History of Black Dance in America Juneteenth Celebration • Friday& Saturday Shows – 7:30 • Sunday- 2:00 • University […]


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Habitat for Humanity Power Women Power Tools Event

Earlier this month I had the honor and pleasure of participating in the annual Habitat for Humanity Power Women Power Tools event at their Bellflower location where with an energetic group of women of all […]


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Bobby Caldwell Talks Music, New Project and Upcoming Performance In Newport Beach

In the nearly fifteen years that I’ve been living in southern California I spend considerable time every summer down in Newport Beach at the Friday night summer concert series. It’s a wonderful little staycation that’s […]