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Doug Banks 1958-2016 - Robert Feder (blog)

It was impossible not to like Doug Banks. That's what endeared him to legions of fans and admirers over more than three decades as a top-rated and nationally syndicated radio personality and popular television host in Chicago. Banks died Monday at his ...and more »

Syndicated radio host Doug Banks dies at 57 - CNN

(CNN) Longtime syndicated American radio personality Doug Banks died Monday. He was 57. "It is with a heavy heart we share the news Doug Banks has passed away," his radio station, V103 in Chicago, said on Twitter. "Our thoughts & prayers are with his ...and more »

Doug Banks, Chicago radio legend, dead at 57 - Washington Post

Radio personality Doug Banks, who died Monday after complications from diabetes at 57, was more than just another pretty voice familiar to those who listened during drive time in America's third-largest city. From his humble beginnings to the devoted ...and more »

Remembering a Radio Legend: Doug Banks -

One of America's greatest deejays has died. Legendary radioman Doug Banks passed away on Monday due to complications from diabetes. His death shocked fans of the Doug Banks Radio Show, many whom had just seen him Friday at the Black Womens Expo in ...and more »

Doug Banks, radio and TV personality, dies - WLS-TV

Doug Banks, who was a radio host at several stations, including Chicago's V103 and WGCI, and appeared on ABC7's ''190 North,'' has died from complications with diabetes. He was 57. Banks was a "190 North" contributor for over a decade. EMBED More News ...and more »

Legendary Chicago DJ Doug Banks dead at 57 - Chicago Sun-Times

Legendary Chicago DJ and TV personality Doug Banks, who became a household name during his three decades in Chicago radio, died Monday, from complications of diabetes. “A true radio legend has passed away today. Doug was an inspiration to many, the ...and more »

Radio veteran Doug Banks dies at 57 - LA Daily News

Doug Banks, a radio veteran who worked at some of the most popular stations across the U.S. including in Los Angeles, has died. He was 57. Banks grew up in Detroit and began his radio career as an on-air personality for his high school radio station ...and more »

Syndicated Radio Jock and Broadcast Legend Doug Banks Passes - Chicago Defender

We mourn the loss of syndicated on-air personality, Doug Banks. Banks a longtime radio veteran died early this morning, according to close sources. He has dealt with a long battle with diabetes and continued to advocate to his listeners on the ...and more »

I Remember Doug Banks - ChicagoNow (blog)

I'm just finding out about the loss of local radio icon Doug Banks. Like many people I grew up listening to him first on WBMX 102.7 (before it became WVAZ V103 in 1988), when he was doing "Banks & Company" in the afternoons. Then he moved over to WGCI ...and more »

Chris Rock, Gabrielle Union, Wendy Williams and More Pay Tribute to Iconic Radio Host Doug Banks After His Death - People Magazine

Legendary radio host Doug Banks has died at the age of 57. V103 Chicago, one of the radio stations Banks worked at, revealed the news in a tweet on Monday. It is with a heavy heart we share the news Doug Banks has passed away. Our thoughts & prayers ...and more »