Rodney Ho covers TV and radio, from Atlanta’s stations to the hottest “American Idol" news.
Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida on "Watch What Happens." before his imprisonment in 2014. CREDIT: Bravo

TMZ: Apollo Nida files divorce papers to end marriage with Phaedra Parks

5:09 pm Dec. 2, 2016

This was posted Friday, December 2, 2016 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

Apollo Nida, who has spent more than two years in prison for financial fraud, filed divorce papers in Georgia on Thursday against Phaedra Parks, according to TMZ.

Oddly, Parks told TMZ recently she had filed papers against him but that court filing has never surfaced.

Nida has been in prison since 2014 for bank

July 30, 2015 Atlanta - Erick Erickson, host of The Erick Erickson Show and organizer of at News 95.5 and AM750 WSB on Thursday, July 30, 2015. This is for Political Insider. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

WSB dominant again in radio ratings October; Hot 107.9 is Hot

12:53 pm Nov. 25, 2016

This was posted Tuesday, November 22, 2016 by Rodney Ho on AJC’s Radio & TV Talk blog

October was another big month for news 95.5 and AM 750 WSB while R&B/hip-hop station Hot 107.9 had one of its strongest months in its 21-year history.

WSB pulled in a 9.9 rating, just shy of its best-ever 10.1 a month earlier, riding high on interest in the presidential election. The ratings covered October 6

Porsha Williams wants the sperm from an ex boyfriend for a possible baby. CREDIT: Bravo screen shot

‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ recap (‘Ghosts of Boyfriends Past’): season 9, episode 3

11:33 pm Nov. 20, 2016

This is posted Sunday, November 20, 2016 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

In the case of three of the “Real Housewives” cast members tonight, the past came back to haunt them.

Let’s go over each briefly.

-Kandi Burruss: The most shocking is the appearance of her daughter Riley’s father’s girlfriend Kris Kelli popping up out of nowhere at the Kandi Factory. Russell “Block” Spencer, who lives in New York

Kordell Stewart is leaving as an afternoon host on 92.9/The Game. CREDIT: The Game

RadarOnline: Kordell Stewart wins defamation case against man who claimed to be his gay lover

1:07 pm Nov. 14, 2016

This is posted on Monday, November 14, 2016 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

Kordell Stewart, retired NFL player, ex-husband of “Real Housewives of Atlanta” castmate Porsha Williams and former sports talk host, has won a defamation case against a viral video star who claimed they were gay lovers.

RadarOnline got a hold of the lawsuit.

Stewart, who has previously denied he is gay, won a default


‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ recap (‘Housewife House Wars’): season 9, episode 2

10:49 pm Nov. 13, 2016

This is posted on Sunday, November 13, 2016 by Rodney Ho on AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

Kenya Moore has a finely tuned ability to manufacture drama for the purposes of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.”

Extending from last week’s season debut, she created a house-warming party and invited everyone on the cast but Porsha Williams.

Shocker! Porsha shows up, courtesy of an invite from mischievous Phaedra Parks, also well aware that this might