KOAS Las Vegas Revamps As Jammin 105.7
Beasley Media Group has relaunched Rhythmic AC “Old School 105.7” KOAS Dolan Springs AZ/Las Vegas NV as Urban AC “Jammin 105.7“.
With the relaunch taking place at midnight, the move comes with a revamped on-air lineup featuring the addition of the Steve Harvey Morning Show from 5-9am and Keith Sweat Hotel from 9pm-2am. APD/MD/Morning host Connie Breeze moves to 6-9pm, while Zenja Dunn remains in middays.
Also joining the station as afternoon host is former NIA Broadcasting Tampa Market Manager Paco Lopez. Lopez has bounced between both programming and on-air positions in his career that includes time at “102 Jamz” WJHM and “105.9 Sunny-FM” WOCL Orlando, “Hot 97” WQHT and “Mix 102.7” WNEW New York, “Snap 94.1 WSNA Memphis, WPGC Washington, and KKFR Phoenix.
Musically, the revamp comes with the addition of more R&B currents to its playlist. The station is listing core artists as including “old school favorites Prince, Michael Jackson, Usher, Notorious B.I.G., New Edition, TLC, Janet Jackson, Dre & Snoop, Keith Sweat, Aaliyah, Beyonce/ Destiny’s Child and more as well as Today’s Hit R&B, including H.E.R., Bruno Mars, Ella Mai, Queen Naija, SZA, Chris Brown, Nicole Bus and more”.
Beasley Media Group, LLC; a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) has unveiled the new Jammin’ 105.7 on KOAS-FM in Las Vegas. The new format officially launched with “Smile” by Li’l Duval & Snoop Dogg at midnight on Monday, June 17th, 2019.
The Old School + Today’s R&B/ Urban adult contemporary station will feature old school favorites, including: Prince, Michael Jackson, Usher, Notorious B.I.G., New Edition, TLC, Janet Jackson, Dre & Snoop, Keith Sweat, Aaliyah, Beyonce/ Destiny’s Child and more as well as Today’s Hit R&B, including H.E.R., Bruno Mars, Ella Mai, Queen Naija, SZA, Chris Brown, Nicole Bus and more!
The new on-air lineup will include:
5am-9am The Steve Harvey Morning Show
9am-2pm Zenja Dunn remains in Middays
2pm-6pm Paco Lopez joins the team for afternoon drive
6pm-9pm Connie Breeze will handle evening duties
9pm-2am The Sweat Hotel featuring Keith Sweat
“Bringing back Steve Harvey was a key part of our strategy for KOAS,” said Beasley Media Group Las Vegas Vice President and Market Manager, Peter Burton. “He has had tremendous success in Las Vegas in the past. We are expecting big things from this great morning show. Paco Lopez provides a strong bookend in afternoon drive. His track record with the Hispanic audiences in New York, Washington and Houston is outstanding.”
“Our dedicated listeners spoke loud and clear,” said Beasley Media Group Executive Vice President, Justin Chase. “They want Harvey back! This programming shift will super serve our core audience and we’re excited to see the results.”
“This city didn’t feel right without Steve Harvey on the radio,” said KOAS-FM and KVGS-FM Brand Manager, Kris Fisher. “We’re excited to welcome him home and to give our listeners more of what has made them love this station over the years, while offering a new twist of today’s R&B that they can’t find anywhere else in Las Vegas.”