June 29, 2009. Atlanta/Greenville. Fellowship of Holy Hip Hop announced today that Minister of the Gospel eDDie Velez ‘Da Preachin Puerto Rican’ has joined WGFE Radio, Saturdays from 10 A.M. to 1 P.M., as host of nationally-syndicated Holy Hip Hop Radio. With WGFE, 101 FM and AM Frequencies now carry Holy Hip Hop Radio each week worldwide. WGFE can be heard 24/7 in Greenville, SC on 102.9 FM and is simulcast in New Orleans, LA – Nigeria, Africa – Cameroon, Africa and Malaysia.
“It is an honor to be a part of the powerfully influential WGFE Radio Network family. Holy Hip Hop Radio on behalf of the entire global Gospel and Holy Hip Hop community appreciates the opportunity to serve and make a difference in the community for generations to come. As more and more doors continue to open on terrestrial radio stations worldwide for Street Ministers of the Gospel, the sphere of Global proliferation of Holy Hip Hop Ministry, Music and Entertainment Glorifying Christ, within and beyond the walls of the Church, grows stronger each and every day. Soundscan and Billboard, note that the #1 differentiator between genres remains: Radio Exposure, which is why all Ministers of the Gospel must continue to sow seeds, work the fields and remain steadfast in faith and prayer as the winds of change create opportunity during these historically unique and exciting times,” said eDDie Velez (Da Preachin Puerto Rican).
Radio Station Program Directors: For more information on the Holy Hip Hop radio show (a 3-hour weekly radio program featuring blazin Holy Hip Hop Trax, Interviews, News and Street Gospel hosted by eDDie Velez, since 1999) or to add it to your radio station’s line-up, email: Radio@holyhiphop.com. For Emcees & Labels: Digitally-Mastered CD Submissions only, for radio airplay consideration, can be sent to: Radio; P.O. Box 1023; Pine Lake, GA 30072.
Radio Program Directors Only: To get the Holy Hip Hop radio show on your station, you can also call or go directly to Superadio at: Superadio.com; or Call Holy Hip Hop Radio directly (24/7) also at: 1-404-893-5752 or email: email@example.com.
About WGFE Radio:
WGFE Radio, headquartered in Greenville, SC, is a leading Gospel radio station. For more information, please visit: www.WGFERadio.com
About eDDie Velez:
eDDie Velez (a/k/a Da Preachin Puerto Rican) has been featured on national media such as, BET, CBS – The Early Show, FOX, PBS and C-SPAN. In January of 2002, eDDie Velez was invited by the late Coretta Scott King to be a guest speaker at the Annual Martin Luther King Commemorative Service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA. In front of many dignitaries, including the First Lady of the United States, Mrs. Laura Bush, he gave a compelling speech on how Dr. King’s vision cannot die within the Hip Hop Culture.
eDDie Velez currently hosts the nationally syndicated Holy Hip Hop Radio Show syndicated worldwide by Superadio, as well as the Holy Hip Hop Music Awards, aired worldwide on JC-TV (TBN Affiliate) in over 10 million homes. eDDie also serves as the Chairman and CEO of the Fellowship of Holy Hip Hop, an organization that focuses on ministering the Gospel to the Hip Hop culture. Eddie Velez is bilingual, speaking both fluent English and Spanish.