96.1 Charlotte

AJ Heads To Channel 96.1/102.9 The Lake Charlotte As Program Director

iHeartMedia Regional Senior Vice President of Programming for St. Louis Region AJ is transferring to Charlotte NC to program CHR “Channel 96.1” WHQC and Variety Hits “102.9 The Lake” WLKO. AJ joined iHeartMedia in 2012 as Senior Vice President of Programming overseeing the company’s Norfolk and Richmond VA stations and programming CHR “Q94” WRVQ and AC “Mix 98.1” WTVR-FM Richmond He then transferred to St. Louis in July 2016 where he oversaw all programming for St. Louis and programmed CHR “Z107.7” KSLZ and Gospel “Hallelujah 1600” KATZ. He has also programmed CHRs 97.1 WBHT Wilkes-Barre, “Kiss 106.7” WKGS Rochester, and “Hot 107.9” WWHT Syracuse during his career. AJ replaces Boomer who h...[Read More]

Ace & TJ Sign Extension With WHQC Charlotte

iHeartMedia CHR “Channel 96.1” WHQC Shelby/Charlotte NC has signed a five year deal to remain the flagship station for syndicated morning hosts Ace & TJ. Ace & TJ have been based in Charlotte since 1998. First at then CBS CHR “Kiss 95.1” WNKS before moving to WHQC in January 2011. They previously worked in Alexandria and Baton Rouge LA and Huntsville AL. They are currently syndicated to ten other southeastern markets. Channel 96.1, Charlotte’s No. 1 radio station for New Music, announced today that it has extended its agreement with The Ace & TJ Show for five years. The show airs weekdays from 6 – 10 a.m. The Ace & TJ Show joined Channel 96.1 in January 2011 and features local on-air personalities dedicated to the Charlotte community. The show wa...[Read More]