One week ago this morning, KNON's Warren Harris passed along the news that local radio icon Linwood Henderson, better known as Cuzzin' Linnie, died in his sleep after a lengthy illness. Henderson, long considered the disc jockey who broke Dallas radio's color barrier by being the first to play so ... More >>
Via.Cuzzin' Linnie as seen in KLIF promotional materials in the early 1970sIt's likely you never knew Linwood Henderson by his real name; few did. For decades, since the late 1960s, he was better known by his other name: Cuzzin' Linnie, or Cousin Linnie to the uninitiated. His was an estimable ca ... More >>
KKDA-AM silences the radio voice of black Dallas, but was anyone listening anyway?