WRDG (The Beat)/Atlanta Debuts DJ Scream's Hoodrich Radio
December 6, 2016 at 2:26 PM (PT)
IHEARTMEDIA Urban WRDG (92.3 & 96.7 THE BEAT)/ATLANTA announced the debut of DJ SCREAM and HOODRICH RADIO, which will broadcast weekdays from 7–11p (ET) beginning DECEMBER 12th.
The show will kick off with special celebrity appearances, custom mixes, and the daily music countdown show, "The 8 o’clock Beatdown." The program will feature DJ SCREAM, known for connecting listeners with new music from established and rising hip-hop and R&B artists. The program will broadcast exclusive interviews with notable names in music, as well as DJ SCREAM’s take on entertainment news and pop culture.
"This move is very exciting not only for me, but also for the city of ATLANTA," SCREAM said. "The people have wanted more HOODRICH RADIO for some time now, and I'm very elated to be able to deliver that to them on THE BEAT!"
“Putting DJ SCREAM nights on 92.3 and 96.7 THE BEAT is a game-changing move in ATLANTA radio.," PD DAN HUNT said. "HOODRICH RADIO now has a home five nights a week locally on THE BEAT and globally on iHEARTRADIO!”
Said iHEARTMEDIA ATLANTA Pres. JUSTIN SCHAFLANDER: “Signing DJ SCREAM to the team is a big win for the station. The connections and credibility that he has not only in the ATLANTA market, but nationwide in the hip-hop world will help us build our brand and continue to provide our listeners and partners the best content possible.”
iHEARTMEDIA’s THE BEAT debuted on NOVEMBER 11th and broadcasts the popular morning show "The Breakfast Club." SIRIUSXM’s HIP HOP NATION will continue to broadcast the uncut and uncensored version of HOODRICH RADIO every WEDNESDAY from 10p to MIDNIGHT (ET).