95.7 Houston

CBS Launches Adult Hits “95.7 The Spot” Houston

95.7 KKHH flipped to Adult Hits “95.7 The Spot” at 12:30pm. The Spot is positioning itself as “Your Place. Your Music. Your Way” focusing on pop hits from the 70s through 2000s. Core artists listed include Madonna, Boston, Maroon 5, Bon Jovi, Duran Duran, Def Leppard, Eurythmics, Prince, Journey, and George Michael. The new format also fills the vacant Classic Hits void in the Houston market and positions the station between iHeartMedia’s market leading AC “Sunny 99.1” KODA and Cox Media Classic Rock “107.5/106.9 The Eagle” KGLK/KHPT. Listen to the launch of 95.7 The Spot at FormatChange.com. The very 80s heavy first hour of the Spot consisted of: Prince – Let’s Go Crazy Guns N Roses – Sweet Child Of Mine Madonna ̵...[Read More]

Hot 95.7 Houston Resets On-Air Lineup

CBS CHR “Hot 95.7” KKHH Houston has named new midday and night hosts. Michelle McKnight, most recently in middays at 94.1 KTFM San Antonio, takes the midday slot while Jay Dee will host nights from 7-10pm starting today. McKnight and Jay Dee have both been among those filling in on those dayparts since they became vacant in June. They complete the lineup reboot started when Coco Dominguez moved from nights to afternoons to replace Keola Lui-Kwan. CBS RADIO Houston’s HOT 95-7 (KKHH-FM) announced that beginning today, Monday, Oct. 3, Michele McKnight will officially take over middays (weekdays, 10:00AM – 3:00PM), and JayDee (DJ Dizzle) joins the station as the new evening host, (weeknights, 7:00 – 10:00PM). HOT 95-7 can be heard on-air, online at www.hot957houston.com or via the ...[Read More]

Charese Fruge Promoted To VP/Programming CBS Radio Houston; Cat Thomas Takes Over Las Vegas

CBS Radio is transferring its Las Vegas VP/Programming Charese Fruge to Houston where she will serve as Vice President of Programming and Operations Manager for the company’s six stations in the markets as well as Program Director of CHR “Hot 95.7” KKHH and Hot AC “Mix 96.5” KHMX effective Monday, May 4. Fruge joined CBS Radio in 2009 as PD of Hot AC “Mix 94.1” KMXB Las Vegas and has since taken on oversight of Alternative “X107.5” KXTE as well. At various times she also oversaw CBS stations in Sacramento and San Diego. Replacing Fruge as VP/Progamming of CBS Radio Las Vegas will be Cat Thomas. Thomas will give up his day-to-day programming duties at CHR 98.5 KLUC, but program KXTE, News/Talk 840 KXNT/100.5 KXNT-FM, and “CBS Sport...[Read More]

95.7 KHJZ Houston Flips To CHR “Hot 95.7”

Update 3/13/08 5:00pm: Hot 95.7 debuted at 3:00pm CDT as expected. The station has a Rhythmic lean, but will most likely be classified as Mainstream CHR. The first hour on the station consisted of: Nelly – Hot In Herre Rihanna – Don’t Stop The Music Miley Cyrus – See You Again T-Pain – Buy You A Drink Mariah Carey – Touch My Body Webbie – Independent Fergie – Clumsy Soulja Boy – Crank Dat Chris Brown – With You Cascada – What Hurts The Most Flo-Rida – Low Kanye West – Stronger Jordin Sparks – No Air Sean Kingston – Take You There Sara Bareilles – Love Song Update 3/12/08 7:00pm: At 5:37pm CDT, KHJZ began stunting with a loop of Freestyler’s “Don’t Stop” and Rhianna’...[Read More]