Veteran radio personality, Tyeng Gang got on air at 6AM on Friday, April 1 for the first time on the Urban Breakfast show co-hosted with Oreka God is on the 96.5 FM dial and two hours after, #Urban96FM was a trending topic on social media just before Abiola ‘Abby’ Oyebade got on air at noon for the Urban Xtra show.
Urban96FM arrived with a BANG and the ‘Urban’ experience!
Alphavision Multimedia Ltd, a subsidiary of Consolidated Media Associates Group, has announced the launch of URBAN96 FM Radio Network with the commencement of operations at her Lagos City station on the 96.5 FM dial tagged The Pulse Of Lagos!
Urban96 is an FM and Visual Radio TV Experience – top shop for the ultimate pop culture experience. It has launched alongside the ‘Urban96 TV’ project where you can watch the best music videos around the world, Urban96FM studio action and other lifestyle programming via Urban96 TV and the Urban96 mobile applications
Watch the Urban96FM, New Sound of Lagos – Ad below:
With its station rider as “your feel good hit music station”, URBAN96.5 FM Lagos represents the contemporary music station in Lagos tri-state market which merges R&B, Hip Hop, & Pop into a new pop culture blend called “The Sound Of Lagos”. URBAN96 FM will feature a variety of good music from various artistes topping the charts in Lagos, Nigeria and the world, a playlist not determined by era, but rather by the quality of each song, as determined directly by listeners and a technically sound music team.
On the team are a line up of experienced and finest technical, content and multimedia personnels including Tyeng Gang, Oreka ‘Rhecks’ Godis, Shine ‘Shyne’ Begho, Efe ‘Feyfey’ Odudu, Abiola ‘Abby’ Oyebade, Munachii ‘Muna’ Abi, Segun Emdin, Solomon Ladani and Kingsley ‘Tage’ Obike as OAPs including DJ Neptune, amongst others.
URBAN96FM seeks to reach the today’s high flying Lagos urbane listener who defines what is trending in the city of Lagos and beyond. A movement rightly designed to cater to the live blood that powers Nigeria – The upwardly mobile demographics including the youth of Nigeria!
“The Urban96 brand builds and expands upon, Lagos’ great radio legacy as we will be bringing you unarguably the singular best combination of experience and refreshingly unique sound. With a combination of on air personalities drawn from across various backgrounds, Lagos is definitely set to experience radio that gives triple for the price of one – great friends, great music and great delivery…” Group Head of Radio Operations, Jonathan Lyamgohn asserts.
Behind this project is Nigeria’s leading multi broadcast platform brand, Consolidated Media Associates – who have been behind SoundcityTV, ONTV, ONMAX and SpiceTV and has as well commissioned other multiple successful projects like the newly launched Trybe TV Movie Channel prior to the launch of URBAN96 FM Radio Network.
“Like every of our other brands, we at Urban96FM Lagos will always position ourselves as the station that really cares about Lagos – when you are in traffic we will be there, when it has been a good day in the city we will reflect, when there is information you really need to know, we will bring it to you.” Mr. Tajuddeen Adepetu, Consolidated Media Associates CEO added.
Urban96 Radio Network Launch in Abuja, Kano, Port Harcourt, Enugu and Uyo to follow in coming months. In Celebration and for the next 30 days, ‘Your Feel Good Hit Music’ Radio station is giving away over a million naira to listeners via her social media accounts. Just by following and sending in answers to the questions that would be asked on air and online – There would be winners everyday.
Tune in today, now and find out for yourself!
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