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DMV Spotlight: Thraxxx

Local super-group Thraxxx stopped by the WPGC studios last week to tell us about the one thing that separates them from 99% of up-and-coming indie acts in the DMV.

06/23/2014

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Nicki Minaj Talks New Album ‘Pink Print’: ‘I Feel Like My Story Should Be Told Now’

“I never forgot the energy I got at shows in the DMV,” Nicki Minaj says during an exclusive interview with DJ Flexx and WPGC.

05/22/2014

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Oklahoma City Newspaper Calls Kevin Durant ‘Mr. Unreliable’

Today, DMV native Kevin Durant is on the front page of the Oklahoman newspaper and it is not for a good reason.

05/01/2014

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DJ Flexx Debuts the ‘Washington Wizards Playoffs’ Song

How can we express our excitement for playoffs from a radio station? With music, of course! That’s where DJ Flexx comes in.

04/24/2014

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Chris Brown Picked Up by U.S. Marshal; Making His Way to D.C.

The U.S. Marshal has taken Chris Brown into custody, transporting him to Washington, D.C. for pre-trail hearings.

04/03/2014

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New Go-Go Version of Lorde’s ‘Royals’ Making Waves

WPGC prides itself on having the best when it comes to music, showing support to local artists and giving the DMV the best remixes and collaborations you wouldn’t hear anywhere else. This is proven yet again by this epic remix of 17-year-old New Zealand singer Lorde’s “Royals.”

01/24/2014

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Kanye West stops by the studios!

Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. West is in the building! The WPGC studios got a special visit from none other than Kanye West. Known for not doing much of radio interviews, our very own morning show […]

WPGC 95.5–11/25/2013

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Check Out Wale’s New Single Featuring Juicy J & Nicki Minaj (VIDEO)

When this song comes on in the club, you know things are about to get turned up!

WPGC 95.5–09/03/2013

Moet Rose Lounge DC Hosted By Wale To Celebrate The Release Of "The Gifted"

Wale Gives Out $25K College Scholarship with More to Come!

Wale is sending kids to college. He’s given out a $25,000 scholarship and from the looks of it, there’s another $50,000 in college tuition on its way!

WPGC 95.5–07/29/2013

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Hail to the RedTails? Councilmember Wants Skins to Change Name

A D.C. Councilmember plans to introduce a resolution that calls on the Washington Redskins to change their name … maybe to the Redtails? Councilmember David Grosso, an at-large independent, says the name is “racist and […]

WPGC 95.5–05/01/2013

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