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ADVERTISE ON THESE CHICAGO RADIO STATIONS
Kiss 103.5 is an English-language station with the tagline “Chicago’s #1 Hit Music Station”. KISS FM is broadcast is several cities across the world.
The station primarily plays the top forty and has several radio shows that play throughout the day
WVAZ caters to an audience interested in urban adult contemporary music, specifically Hip Hop and R&B.
Lite FM features soft, adult contemporary music.
The station also brands to Holiday Lite during November and Decembers and plays continuous Christmas music.
WGCI plays Urban Contemporary music to an English-speaking audience. They are an award winning station and have had several well known radio hosts on the show – Steve Harvey hosted a morning show in 2007.
Big 95.5 began broadcasting country music in 2015. While they are relatively new to the country scene, the station is already a top country competitor in the Chicagoland area. They also broadcast the Bobby Bones show, which is a national show based in Tennessee.
101.9 the Mix plays adult contemporary music appealing to the 25-54 crowd. The MIX Morning Show has garnered loyal followers over the past decade. The station also offers a mix of adult top 40, news, and lifestyle shows.
The Drive is a timeless rock station appealing to an older demographic. It has been a strong competitor in the adult market since 2001.
94.7 WLS plays classic hits with a focus on songs from the 1970’s and early 1980’s, which is reflected by their target demographic.
It is currently the only station with the classic hits designation in the Chicagoland area.
WBBM is a new-only radio station. The station is considered the number one source for news, traffic, weather, sports, and business.
The station’s first air date was February 6, 1924. It has a loyal native following.
B96 is an English-speaking top forty station. In addition to playing top forty songs, the station is known for its morning shows.