Philly Gets a New Radio Station! Classix 107.9 Will Be Playing 70’s & 80’s R&B!
Radio One Philadelphia, an Urban One station group, is excited to announce the launch of Philadelphia’s newest station Classix 107.9. On Monday, December 10, 2018, Radio One Philadelphia will introduce a fourth station to their portfolio with Classix 107.9- bringing 70’s and 80’s R&B as the Sound of Philadelphia. Classix will play the best R&B of the 70s and 80s with that special Sound of Philadelphia. This will include artists like Patti Labelle, Whitney Houston, Prince, Michael Jackson, Frankie Beverly and Maze, the Commodores, Al Green, Luther Vandross and so much more. Radio One Philadelphia’s Praise station will continue as Praise 107.9 HD2.
Ezio Torres, Station Manager for Radio One Philadelphia said, “We are excited that with the launch of Classix 107.9, Radio One Philadelphia will now have programming for the entire Philadelphia African American and urban communities. Philadelphia’s cluster of stations will now have Boom 103.9 targeting those 34 and under, 100.3 WRNB for Adults 25-54 (hyper focused on 25-44), and Classix 107.9 for the 35 and older. The Praise loyal audience will continue to be served on the Praise Philly app, live-streamed on the website (praisephilly.com) and Alexa; and now on 107.9 HD2.”