Indie Soul: Guess who’s back? Tavis Smiley


Radio and TV host, author and community activist, Tavis Smiley has a new home on radio. Smiley recently debuted his radio program Tavis Talk on In addition to his new radio show, Smiley also has a whole network called Tavis Smiley Network or TSN for short.

What is BlogTalkRadio? BlogTalkRadio has been around for seven years. It is used by thousands of regular people who want a platform. Even big name stars like Whoopi Goldberg, Bill Cosby, and Robin Williams have used BlogTalkRadio as a way to get their message to the masses.

TSN will feature new shows by hosts focusing on relationships and advice (Rolonda Watts), diet and lifestyle (Robert Ferguson), social media in business, sports, and entertainment (Beverly Macy), news (John Daly), fatherhood and mentoring (Kenneth Braswell), politics and pop culture (Stephanie Robinson) and humor (Rick Najera). Other shows will be announced and added to the line-up in the coming weeks.

TSN Schedule

Tavis Talks, Weekdays, 4PM Eastern

Sundays With Rolonda, Sunday 5PM Eastern

Ties Never Broken (Kenneth Braswell), Monday 7PM Eastern

Social Media Radio with Beverly Macy, Tuesday 3PM Eastern

Diet Free Life (Robert Ferguson), Tuesday 5PM Eastern

Almost White with Rick Najera, Tuesday 6PM Eastern

Roundtable with Stephanie Robinson, Thursday 11:30 AM Eastern

Informed Not Inflamed (John Daly), Thursday 7PM Eastern

Go to: and search Tavis Smiley to listen today.

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