Listen Up!

Fridays, 7 p.m.-8 p.m.

Listen Up! with Farajii Muhammad focuses on the educational, political, economic, and social needs of the next generation by discussing the issues, the people and the ideas that shape our community. Listen Up! is the premiere platform where young leaders become informed, educated, and engaged to become change agents in their communities. Recognized as the Best New Media Show by The Association of Black Media Workers, Listen Up!, has earned the respect of journalists, the community, and youth.

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Host Faraji Muhammad opens the show with highlights from last week’s HBCUs Night in Annapolis Prep Rally. Muhammad reported live from the rally, and spoke with a few student leaders. Then, a Women’s History Month segment with Nerra Muhammad, the sports report on Rolling with Ramos.

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This week on Listen Up! host Farajii Muhammad begins the show covering how Native Americans gathered during this month's Women's March. Then, more on Women's History Month in the new segment For Us By Us with Nerra Muhammad. Then a discussion about the Baltimore Education Deficit and how it will effect the children of Baltimore. And finally, the What's Good in the Hood Street Report.

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Host Farajii Muhammad begins the show discussing the latest developments in the HBCU Matters Initiative. Muhammad talks with Ramsey Harris of PNC Bank about PNC Banks' Community Conversation: Embracing the Entrepreneur in You. Nerra Muhammad, one of the Ladies of Listen Up!, introduces her new segment: For Women, By Women. Hollywood Dani has the latest on entertainment news: Chance the Rapper, Get Out the movie, and more. And at the end of the show, Muhammad has the What's Good in the Hood Street Report.

Listen Up! Feb 24

Feb 27, 2017
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Listen Up! host Farajii Muhammad opens the show discussing the racial wealth divide in Baltimore with Dedrick Muhammad of CFED. Then, Listen up! introduces a new segment: School Daze. On School Daze, hosts Lady Aali and Hollywood Dani talk about life at an HBCU. And then, Muhammad has the official What’s Good in the Hood Street report.

Listen Up! Feb 10

Feb 13, 2017
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This week on Listen Up! host Farajii Muhammad talks about the culture of violence and how it pervades the Morgan State University community, especially in light of the five men who lost their lives earlier this semester. Muhammad speaks with Dr. Ray Winbush, student leaders, and the mother of Marcus Edwards, one of the slain students.