Today's Date: May 21, 2022
NCCI Golf Event Generates $25,000 for Kids' Chance of America Scholarships   •   LiveAction’s Toni Maderis Named to CRN’s 2022 Women of the Channel List   •   Sallie Mae’s Latest Corporate Social Responsibility Report Highlights Commitment to Customers, Communities, Employees, an   •   Jeunesse Garners 8 Gold Stevies in 2022 American Business Awards   •   Tracey Hayes from MicroAge Named on CRN's 2022 Women of the Channel Power 70 Solution Providers List   •   Five Bluum Standouts Honored on CRN 2022 Women of the Channel List   •   Global Surrogacy Services Announces Outreach to Potential Gestational Surrogates in Three Southwestern States   •   Steve and Marjorie Harvey Establish the Legacy Ranch in Upson County, Georgia - Building on The Rock Ranch founded by the Cathy   •   Merz Aesthetics Partners With North Carolina Courage of the National Women's Soccer League to Fuel Confidence on and off the fie   •   Four recipients of the 2022 Awards of Excellence in Nursing announced from Indigenous Services Canada   •   Belgard Canada Celebrates Canada Day With a Backyard Giveaway   •   Albertsons Companies, in cooperation with Smithfield Packaged Meats Corp., voluntarily recalls select ReadyMeals and deli-prepar   •   Mrs. Flowers Takes the Helm at Comfort Home Care, Rockville, MD   •   RNR Tire Express Surprises Tampa-Area Woman with New Car in Mother's Day Giveaway   •   TherapeuticsMD Receives U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Approval for Supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for ANNOVE   •   Eastern Bank Welcomes New Members To Its Board of Advisors and Board of Ambassadors   •   Equitable Bank Releases Inaugural ESG Performance Report   •   Tia Extends “Whole Woman, Whole Life” Care Model With Fertility Services   •   Closing the Health Disparity Gap for Black Women   •   Checkmarx' Ana Lucia Amaral Honored as a CRN 2022 Woman of the Channel
Bookmark and Share

CNBC-TV Special: NEWBOs: The Rise of America's New Black Overclass February 26th 9 PM

Kirk Franklin

KIRK FRANKLIN
will be featured in a new
CNBC-TV Special
"NEWBOs: The Rise of America's New Black Overclass"

Premieres THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26
9:00 pm | 1:00 am ET
on
CNBC-TV


Kirk Franklin web extra:
http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232?video=1039235501&play=1

NEWBOs trailer:
http://www.hulu.com/watch/58986/cnbc-originals-newbos-the-rise-of-americas-new-black-overclass

NEWBOs website:
http://blackoverclass.cnbc.com

ABOUT THE SHOW
It's an American success story. Self-made black multimillionaires, many of whom grew up poor, have made vast fortunes in the sports, entertainment and media industries.

The new moguls made their millions under the age of 40, primarily by taking more ownership and control over their brands than their predecessors. Collectively, black athletes in the NFL, NBA, and in Major League Baseball earned nearly $4 billion last year and the nation's 20 highest-paid hip-hop entrepreneurs brought in more than $500 million. Now, with their newfound wealth come responsibilities to their family, friends, and community.

Based on Wall Street Journal Reporter & CNBC Correspondent Lee Hawkins' forthcoming book of the same title, NEWBOs: The Rise of America's New Black Overclass examines the growing responsibilities of black celebrities in the Obama age. The project features personal stories and interviews with some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment. It's an inside look into how each successful NEWBO surmounted challenges to achieve the American Dream.

Program highlights include interviews with Gospel Artist Kirk Franklin, NBA Star LeBron James, Major League All-Star Torii Hunter, NFL Star Terrell "T.O." Owens, The Williams Brothers of Cash Money Records, Bryan "Baby" Williams and Entrepreneur and BET Founder Bob Johnson.



CONTACT:

Gwendolyn Quinn Robyn Ryland-Sanders
GQ Media & Public Relations, Inc. GQ Media & Public Relations, Inc.
212.765.7910 212.765.7910
gwendolynquinn@aol.com gqmediapr@yahoo.com



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
Breaking News
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News