Many music-oriented stations run some form of Entertainment News Segments. Whether branded as The Dirt, Hollywood 360 (my favorite), the Sleaze (Ryan Seacrest), or another name, the feature is one of the most common attributes stations offer. But how should those segments sound? It’s not as simple as just reading the information.

This article provides guidance on best practices for entertainment features. including:

  • Is it about information or entertainment?
  • What are the most important aspects of an entertainment feature?
  • How to choose stories and curate content.
  • Should we discuss the stories or just report the facts?

Best Practices For Entertainment News Features


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