Big Boy's Hood To Open In NYC, Providence, Adds 2 More
July 17, 2008 at 4:51 PM (PT)
ABC RADIO NETWORKS syndicated morning show BIG BOY’S NEIGHBORHOOD is prepping for its big debut on EMMIS Top 40/Rhythmic WQHT (HOT 97)/NEW YORK (NEW NEWS, 6/27) on MONDAY, JULY 21st, and on CITADEL Top 40/Rhythmic WKX/PROVIDENCE on JULY 23rd (NEW NEWS, 7/16), as it snares two new affiliates -- CITADEL Urban AC KRRQ/LAFAYETTE and CITADEL Top 40/Rhythmic KKND/NEW ORLEANS join the NEIGHBORHOOD on JULY 28th and AUGUST 4th respectively.
BIG BOY will broadcast from NEW YORK CITY for the entire first week, except for the 7/23 broadcast at WWKX for that launch. His in-studio guests for the initial week will include MARIAH CAREY, MARY J. BLIGE, FAT JOE and several other top music artists.
"The growth of BIG BOY’S NEIGHBORHOOD since we launched our syndication effort has truly been phenomenal as we continue to add great stations in great markets," said ED PEARSON, VP/Affiliate Relations and Urban Program Development. "BIG BOY’s creative and original style of content is now helping stations in key markets like HOUSTON, PHILADELPHIA and SAN DIEGO gain shares with the important 18-34 audience."