Alternative Y101 Now Top 40/Rhythmic Hot 100.9/Richmond
April 29, 2010 at 11:04 AM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP Alternative WDYL (Y101)/RICHMOND has become Top 40/Rhythmic "THE NEW HOT 100.9 RICHMOND’S NEW #1 HIT MUSIC STATION, as of 2p (ET) TODAY.
THE NEW HOT 100.9 will be kicking off with 10,000 songs in a row commercial free and will feature core artists LADY GAGA, BEYONCE, BLACK EYED PEAS, JAY-Z, USHER & RIHANNA, under PD FISHER, who said, "The New Hot 100.9 is a station that is desperately needed in this city. COX MEDIA GROUP has Top 40/Rhythmic stations across the country that excel in the ratings and we feel that RICHMOND will be no exception."
COX MEDIA GROUP/RICHMOND VP/GM BOB WILLOUGHBY noted, "CMG is very excited to be signing on HOT 100.9. Top 40/Rhythmic is one of the most dominant formats across the nation and we are pleased to be bringing it to RICHMOND."