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Saluting Alan Magnus (Part 2): The Legacy

The Early RJR Work Years In an interview with The Gleaner, Magnus described his first decade at RJR as “troubled”. During that time, he was fired twice for falling asleep on the job, and even missed the meeting planned to discuss his

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Saluting Alan Magnus (Part 1): The Man Meets the Mic

Friday, March 31, 2017 will go down as a momentous day in Jamaican history. After 46 years of being ‘The Morning Man’ and winning the hearts of Jamaicans both home and abroad, Alan Magnus stepped away from the radio broadcasting stage. After raising the bar

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5 Facts – The Gleaner and RJR Merger

On August 5, it was announced that media powerhouses The Gleaner Company Limited and Radio Jamaica Limited have agreed to combine their media operations. This is an important development in Jamaican media history, as these companies represent cornerstones of the

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Feel The Beat – Kingston Music Week

It’s Travel Tuesday, but we’re staying put in the city of Kingston this week. The cultural Mecca of the island is alive with the sounds of sweet reggae music from December 1-7, as the RJR Group’s Kingston Music Week gets into

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