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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Listen Up! May 19

May 22, 2017
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Listen Up! producer Meaca Downing guest hosts for Farajii Muhammad. On this week's show: Rolling with Ramos, a discussion about an upcoming women’s conference, and a segment on sexual assault with Lady Ali. 

Listen Up! May 12

May 15, 2017
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Listen Up! host Farajii Muhammad starts the hour speaking with educator, speaker and author, Dr. Steve Perry. Muhammad and Dr. Perry discuss the state of black education, the value of black teachers in the classroom, and more. Then, the Muhammad speaks with the newest hip hop collective group in Baltimore, the Floating Stones. And closing the show is the Producer’s Pick segment with Meaca. 


Listen Up! May 5

May 8, 2017
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The Ladies of Listen Up! are on the show for the first Friday of the month. And, host Farajii Muhammad has  a special guest host for the spring membership drive.

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Listen Up! host Farajii Muhammad speaks with Dedrick Muhammad of the Racial Wealth Divide Initiative about taxes, now that tax season is over. Then, in the new Producer’s Pick segment, a discussion about the Shea Moisture commercial, Rachel Dolezal, and more. And on the What’s Good in the Hood Street Report, Muhammad checks in with the Black Vegetarian Society of Maryland. 

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Listen Up! host Farajii Muhammad talks about the life, legacy, and impact of Charlie Murphy. Morgan State University students review Kendrick Lamar's new album. Muhammad has the official What's Good in the Hood Report. And, Morgan State University has announced this year's commencement speaker.