Syndication One Launches Rickey Smiley Morning Show In 9 Markets
February 5, 2008 at 9:42 AM (PT)
SYNDICATION ONE announces that The RICKEY SMILEY MORNING SHOW has launched in nine new markets. Those markets and stations include Urban KVSP (POWER103.5)/OKLAHOMA CITY, Urban KRVV(100.1THEBEAT) MONROE, LA., Urban WRSV(SOUL92JAMZ)/ROCKY MOUNT, NC., Urban WOWE, FLINT, MI., Urban WJXM(105.7THEBEAT)/MERIDIAN, MS., Urban WJJN (92.1JAMZ)/DOTHAM, AL., Urban KBCE VICKSBURG, MS., Urban WJZE(HOT97.3)/TOLEDO and Urban WMSU, COLUMBUS, MS. The show is already airing on Rhythmic KBFB/DALLAS, Urban WHHL/ST. LOUIS and Urban WFXA/AUGUSTA, GA.
WJZE/TOLEDO PD ROCKEY LOVE said, "RICKEY SMILEY is revolutionizing radio for the 18-34 demographic, that’s why I added him on all my stations.”
THE RICKEY SMILEY MORNING SHOW includes co-hosts EBONY STEELE, and THE NUTZ. It provides listeners a unique radio show that combines the individual comedic energy of SMILEY with his passion for the community and his willingness to speak out against political and civic injustices.
“I love being on the radio and I’m so excited about the launch of my morning show into all these new cities,” says SMILEY. “This is the funniest morning show in the country because it’s a totally different kind of show. I’m enjoying being able to reach people every day on a real level so I know I’m going to be doing radio for a very long time.”
“The demand for RICKEY is off the charts,” says GARY BERNSTEIN, Pres./Programming for SYNDICATION ONE. “It is very rare to see such a passionate response from stations and groups wanting to air RICKEY tomorrow!”
SYNDICATION ONE plans to announce at least five additional markets for The RICKY SMILEY MORNING SHOW by the end of first quarter.