Rodney Ho covers TV and radio, from Atlanta’s stations to the hottest “American Idol" news.

Stevie J, K Michelle bring VH1 ‘Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’ spin-off shows December 19

10:55 pm Dec. 3, 2016

This was posted on Saturday, December 3, 2016 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

Two popular cast members of “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” are bringing locally based 30-minute spin-off shows to VH1 on December 19: Stevie J and K. Michelle.

Music producer Stevie J already aired a spin-off show with his now ex Joseline Hernandez earlier this year while they were in Hollywood. Their relationship fell

Memphitz loses appeal in ‘Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’ defamation case

4:22 pm Nov. 8, 2016

This was posted Tuesday, November 8, 2016 on Rodney Ho’s AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

The Georgia Court of Appeals today has denied Memphitz’s appeal in a defamation case against VH1’s “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” producers.

Record producer Memphitz – whose real name is Mickey Wright, Jr.— in his original lawsuit alleged he was defamed during the 2012 debut season of the hit VH1 show, which has now aired five seasons. He claimed slander