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Oct 21, 2020, 09:21 ET REVOLT Summit x AT&T Reveals 2020 Lineup & Programming Set To Empower Young Black Leaders With Hosts Saweetie and DaniLeigh, And Special Guest, DaBaby

The annual REVOLT Summit x AT&T is bringing together the biggest names in Hip Hop and culture, including rappers and culture curators DaBaby, Killer...


Oct 14, 2020, 14:02 ET REVOLT Relaunches Sean "Diddy" Combs' VOTE or DIE! Initiative Leading Up To Election Day, With Town Hall Meetings, Programming And Merchandise

Approaching this year's General Election on November 3rd, REVOLT has relaunched Sean "Diddy" Combs' widely popular VOTE or DIE! initiative, to rally...


Sep 15, 2020, 15:15 ET REVOLT Summit x AT&T Announce 2020 Programming Designed To Empower And Inspire Next Generation Of Black Leaders

The annual REVOLT Summit x AT&T is back and going entirely virtual and free of cost for a 3-day summit from October 23-25. Leading up to the flagship ...


May 17, 2017, 14:20 ET Diversity, Engagement, Hip Hop Are Keys To Connecting With Gen Z, REVOLT Study Says

REVOLT today announced a new research study, Gen Z & The Engagement Economy, which explores the broadest measurement of Gen Z's media usage to date – ...


Sep 07, 2016, 01:14 ET "Insecure" And "Shots Fired" Added To 20th Anniversary Urbanworld® Film Festival In New York

The 20th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival (www.urbanworld.org), presented by REVOLT with founding sponsor HBO, announced additions to its schedule...


Aug 25, 2016, 12:15 ET The Urbanworld® Film Festival Presented By REVOLT With Founding Sponsor HBO Announces 2016 Festival Slate

The 20th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival (www.urbanworld.org), presented by REVOLT with founding sponsor HBO, announced its 2016 film slate today....


Aug 22, 2016, 12:15 ET Urbanworld® Film Festival Announces Filmmaker Ava DuVernay And Acclaimed Actor David Oyelowo As Its 20th Anniversary Festival Ambassadors

Urbanworld Film Festival announced today that critically-acclaimed filmmaker Ava DuVernay and one of Hollywood's most sought after actors, David...


Jun 17, 2016, 01:16 ET REVOLT Disrupts The Upfronts With 'Social Match' Measurement Strategy

REVOLT announced today a revolutionary offering to advertisers as media companies strategize their Upfront deals. REVOLT will now offer a guaranteed...


Jan 09, 2015, 10:00 ET REVOLT TV Expands National US Coverage Through New Carriage Partnership With The National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC)

Today REVOLT CEO Keith Clinkscales announced a new distribution partnership agreement with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC), the...


Oct 21, 2014, 01:43 ET Revolt Music Conference Hosts Epic Weekend In Miami Celebrating REVOLT TV's One-Year Anniversary

REVOLT TV heralded the overwhelming success of its inaugural REVOLT Music Conference held this past weekend in Miami Beach, Florida. With nearly one...


Oct 16, 2014, 03:00 ET "REVOLT Live" Co-Hosts Win Cablefax Program Award For Best Host - Music

On the eve of the inaugural REVOLT Music Conference (RMC), Val Boreland, REVOLT's Executive Vice President of Programming & Production, is proud to...


Oct 15, 2014, 09:00 ET REVOLT Kicks Off Inaugural Music Conference This Week With Proud Partners Supporting The Future Of Music

REVOLT TV CEO Keith Clinkscales revealed today the slate of charter presenting sponsors for the inaugural REVOLT Music Conference taking place...


Oct 01, 2014, 12:45 ET Sean "Diddy" Combs Issues Statement On REVOLT's New Multi-Platform Deal With Verizon's FiOS TV Ahead Of Anniversary

The following statement is from REVOLT Founder and Chairman Sean "Diddy" Combs about the recent Verizon FiOS deal: "On Monday, September 29th we...


Sep 29, 2014, 09:00 ET REVOLT Announces Berto Guzman as New VP of Content Distribution

REVOLT Senior Vice President of Content Distribution & Marketing James Brown announced today the hire of Berto Guzman as Vice President of Content...


Sep 03, 2014, 09:00 ET REVOLT TV Promotes Inga Dyer To SVP Of Business & Legal Affairs

REVOLT CEO Keith Clinkscales announced today the promotion of Inga Dyer to senior vice president of business and legal affairs in recognition of her...


Aug 21, 2014, 12:37 ET REVOLT Media Conference Lineup Pops With Latest Speaker Additions

REVOLT TV unveiled more speakers for the inaugural REVOLT Media Conference taking place Thursday October 16th through Sunday, October 19th at...


Aug 21, 2014, 12:33 ET REVOLT TV Declares Inaugural Conference The Revolt "Media" Conference

Today REVOLT Vice Chairman & RMC Chair Andre Harrell announced the "REVOLT Music Conference" will immediately be renamed the "REVOLT Media...


Aug 12, 2014, 09:36 ET Revolt Music Conference Unveils Sizzling Programming Line-Up With Powerhouse Leaders

REVOLT TV unveiled additional speakers and panel names for the inaugural REVOLT Music Conference taking place Thursday October 16th through Sunday,...


Aug 12, 2014, 09:35 ET Sean "Diddy" Combs Brings The Heat To Miami Beach With The Inaugural REVOLT Music Conference, October 16 - 19, 2014

REVOLT TV announced it will host their first annual REVOLT Music Conference (RMC) Thursday, October 16th through Sunday, October 19th at...


Jul 16, 2014, 10:00 ET Russell Simmons And Music Industry Players Join REVOLT Music Conference

Today, REVOLT Chairman Sean Combs joined his long-time mentor and newly appointed REVOLT Vice Chairman Andre Harrell, to announce that Russell...


Jul 14, 2014, 10:47 ET REVOLT Announces Dave Duff As New VP Of Content Distribution

REVOLT senior vice president of content distribution & marketing James Brown announced today the hire of Dave Duff as vice president of content...


Jul 01, 2014, 06:09 ET REVOLT TV To Launch Inaugural Music Conference To Mark One-Year Anniversary, Andre Harrell Appointed Vice Chairman Of REVOLT

Today, REVOLT CEO Keith Clinkscales announced the multi-genre, multi-platform music network will hold its first music conference in the fall in Miami ...


May 19, 2014, 09:00 ET Revolt Announces Newest Executive Advertising Sales Hires

REVOLT EVP, Head of Ad Sales & Integrated Marketing Bob Gruters announced today six new strategic executive hires within the music platform's ad...


Apr 23, 2014, 01:29 ET REVOLT TV Hosts First Ever "Omnifront" Presentation

The term "omnifront" was coined by REVOLT Chairman Sean "Diddy" Combs last night to describe the brand's diverse multi-platform content. The fact...