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06/18/2024 | News release | Distributed by Public on 06/18/2024 08:45

Tom Morello, Zerlina Maxwell, Dean Obeidallah, and More Hosts Honor Juneteenth

Juneteenth is the longest-running, nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. SiriusXM is honoring Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, with exclusive specials dedicated to informing and educating listeners about the significance of the holiday while also celebrating Black voices across music, news, business, and beyond.

Juneteenth Specials on SiriusXM

Tom Morello's One Man Revolution

Listen anytime on the SiriusXM app

Tom pulls together a mix of '90s alternative, grunge, and much more from African American artists in celebration of Juneteenth. Hear music from Rage Against The Machine, Lenny Kravitz, Tracy Chapman, and many more.

United Shades of America Marathon

Listen June 19 from 7am-7pm ET on CNN Originals (Ch. 453)

In honor of Juneteenth, CNN Originals presents a marathon of "United Shades of America," the show where comedian W. Kamau Bell visits communities around America and tries to understand the struggles they face.

Mornings with Zerlina

Listen June 19 from 7-9am ET on SiriusXM Progress (Ch. 127)

Dr. Ibram X. Kendi and illustrator Joel Christian Gill join host Zerlina Maxwell to discuss the paperback release of "Stamped from the Beginning: A Graphic History of Racist Ideas in America."

The Dean Obeidallah Show

Listen June 19 from 3-6am and 6-9pm ET on SiriusXM Progress (Ch. 127)

SiriusXM Urban View's Clay Cane joins Dean Obeidallah to discuss the importance of Juneteenth, the comments made by Byron Daniels on Jim Crow, the Black vote in 2024, and more.

Marketing Matters

Listen June 19 from 5-6pm ET on Business Radio (Ch. 132)

Hosts Americus Reed and Barbara Kahn discuss how brands are marketing on Juneteenth with special guests Sabrina Sanchez (Senior Reporter of Creativity at Ad Age), Victor Blackwell (CNN correspondent, anchor, and host of "First of All with Victor Blackwell"), and Dante Nicholas (freelance social media strategist and writer who's worked with Netflix, Spotify, Disney, Essence Magazine, and more).