iHeartMedia/Chicago Debuts Country Station
January 5, 2015 at 10:26 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA/CHICAGO has flipped Regional Mexican WNUA to Country, branding it "BIG 95.5, CHICAGO'S HIT COUNTRY."
“BIG 95.5 is going to be a dynamic Country music leader and a breath of fresh air for Country radio in CHICAGO," said iHEARTMEDIA/CHICAGO Pres. MATT SCARANO. "The station will deliver the biggest hits, the biggest stars and the biggest results for our advertising partners too.”
iHEARTMEDIA/CHICAGO VP/Programming TOMMY AUSTIN commented, "It's a great day for CHICAGO country music fans as we launch BIG 95.5, a bright new choice for Country music. This station will give our listeners a front-row seat to Country's biggest artists and concerts."
No word yet on staffing; stream "BIG 95" here.