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Cumulus Launches Classic Hip-Hop In Tucson

Cumulus has flipped CHR “I97.5” KSZR Oro Valley/Tucson to Classic Hip-Hop “97.5 The Vibe“. The station becomes the fifth Cumulus station to launch the format joining stations in Atlanta, Erie, Indianapolis, and Memphis. The previous CHR format registered a 1.9 share in the Winter Phase 1 Nielsen Audio ratings, well behind iHeartMedia’s market leading 93.7 KRQQ‘s 9.5 share. Cumulus Media announces that KSZR-FM in Tucson is now the newest Classic Hip Hop station, 97.5 The Vibe. The station, formerly programmed as Top 40, turned on the Classic Hip Hop format today at 12:00 p.m. Pacific. 97.5 The Vibe launched with wall-to-wall music and will play a unique mix of hit music from the biggest stars from the early days of Hip Hop. 97.5 The Vibe has a totally uni...[Read More]

CHR I97.5 Launches In Tucson

Update 2/3: As we predicted, KSZR shifted to CHR as “I 97.5” at noon today with 10,000 songs commercial free. The first hour of I97.5 consisted of: LMFAO – Party Rock Anthem Flo Rida – Good Feeling Rhianna – We Found Love Hot Chelle Rae – Tonight Tonight Selena Gomez & The Scene – Love You Like A Love Song Lupe Fiasco – The Show Must Go On Gym Class Heroes – Ass Back Home Gavin Degraw – Not Over You Cee Lo Green – F**K You Katy Perry – The One That Got Away The Fray – Heartbeat Ke$ha – Blow Bruno Mars – It Will Rain David Guetta w/ Nicki Minaj – Turn Me On Adele – Set Fire To The Rain Jessie J – Domino Original Report 2/1: Cumulus Variety Hits “97.5 Bob-FM” Oro Valle...[Read More]