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Encyclopedia > KBXX
KBXX
Image:97.9 The Box logo.png
City of license Houston, Texas
Broadcast area Greater Houston
Branding "97.9 The Box"
Slogan Where Hip Hop Lives
First air date April 2, 1991
Frequency 97.9 (MHz) Also Available on HD Radio
Format Mainstream Urban
ERP 98,000 watts
Callsign meaning K BOX X
Owner Radio One
Website http://www.kbxx.com/

KBXX, "97.9 The Box" is a Houston-based radio station with a Mainstream Urban musical format. It is owned by Radio One. Its transmitter is located in Missouri City, Texas. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... In the United States (and potentially elswhere), each radio station or TV station is assigned a city of license by the Federal Communications Commission that they must serve. While this has become far less meaningful over the decades, stations are still required to post their public file somewhere within the... Nickname: Space City Location in the state of Texas Coordinates: Country United States State Texas Counties Harris County Fort Bend County Montgomery County Incorporated June 5, 1837  - Mayor Bill White Area    - City  601. ... The Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area, a title designated by the U.S. Census as of 2003, is the seventh-largest metropolitan area and one of the most diverse[2] in the United States consisting of 10 counties within the state of Texas. ... Look up slogan in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 273 days remaining. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... FreQuency is a music video game developed by Harmonix and published by SCEI. It was released in November 2001. ... MegaHertz (MHz) is the name given to one million (106) Hertz, a measure of frequency. ... Image File history File links HD_Symbol. ... A radio format or programming format describes the overall content broadcast on a radio station. ... Mainstream Urban, a term used to describe a radio format similar to an urban contemporary format. ... In radio telecommunications, effective radiated power or ERP is determined by subtracting system losses from system gains. ... The watt (symbol: W) is the SI derived unit of power, equal to one joule per second. ... Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational... Radio One, Inc NASDAQ: ROIA is an African-American owned U.S. company which owns and operates 69 radio stations in 22 American cities, and programs a channel on XM Satellite Radio. ... A website (or Web site) is a collection of web pages, typically common to a particular domain name or subdomain on the World Wide Web on the Internet. ... Houston redirects here. ... A radio station is an audio (sound) broadcasting service, traditionally broadcast through the air as radio waves (a form of electromagnetic radiation) from a transmitter to an antenna and a thus to a receiving device. ... Mainstream Urban, a term used to describe a radio format similar to an urban contemporary format. ... Radio One, Inc NASDAQ: ROIA is an African-American owned U.S. company which owns and operates 69 radio stations in 22 American cities, and programs a channel on XM Satellite Radio. ... Flag of Missouri City Missouri City is a city located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown Metropolitan Area. ...


The morning radio show DJ's currently is Madd Hatta, who hosts the Madd Hatta Morning Show, which has been on the air since 1999. 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ...


The Box, which originally debuted in 1991 as a Rhythmic Contemporary and was part of Radio & Records' Rhythmic Airplay panel, moved over to its Urban Contemporary Airplay panel in 2006. Rhythmic Contemporary, also known as Rhythmic Top 40, Rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio and Rhythmic Crossover, is a music radio format that includes of a mix of dance, and upbeat rhythmic pop, hip-hop, and R&B hits. ... R&R (aka The New Radio & Records) is a weekly music trade publication that follows the radio industry and tracks the monitoring of current songs by format, station and audience cumes. ... The R&R Rhythmic Airplay panel is a list of Rhythmic Contemporary Hit stations that are monitored by Nielsen BDS. The stations are ranked by the highest audience cumes based on Arbitron ratings and are modified twice a year. ... The R&R Urban Contemporary Airplay panel is a list of Mainstream Urban radio stations that are monitored by Nielsen BDS. The stations are ranked by the highest audience cumes based on Arbitron ratings and are modified twice a year. ...


Competitors

  • KPTY Party 104.9
  • KRBE 104.1
  • KMJQ Majic 102.1

This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... KRBE-FM (104. ... KMJQ, is a Houston radio station with a Urban Adult Contemporary musical format. ...

External links

Radio One

Mainstream Urban Stations: KBFB | KBXX | WCDX | WCKX | WDHT | WENZ | WERQ | WFXA | WGZB | WHHH | WHHL | WHTA | WHTD | WIZF | WKYS | WPHI | WQOK
Urban Adult Contemporary Stations: KMJQ | KRBV | KSOC | WAKB | WAMJ | WDMK | WFUN | WFXC/WFXK | WKJM/WKJS | WMJM | WMMJ | WMOJ | WQNC | WRNB | WROU | WTLC | WWIN | WXMG | WZAK
Urban Gospel Stations: KROI | WCHB | WJMO | WJYD | WPPZ | WPZE | WPZS | WPZZ | WTHB | WTLC | WWIN | WYCB
Smooth Jazz Stations: WJZZ | WYJZ
Urban Talk Stations: WDBZ | WERE | WILD | WING | WNNL | WOL | WOLB | WROU | WTPS
Alternative Rock Stations: WAEG | WLRS/WLRX
Top 40 CHR Stations: WGTZ | WDJX
Rhythmic Top 40 Stations: KTTB
Country Stations: WKSW
Hot AC Stations: WXMA
Other Assets
Television: WDNI-LP | TV One (joint venture with Comcast and DIRECTV)
Satellite Radio: The Power (joint venture with XM Radio)
Websites: www.radio-one.com (corporate website) | Black America Web (through Reach Media)
Radio Shows: The Tom Joyner Morning Show (through Reach Media under contract)
Key People
Cathy Hughes, Chairman and CEO
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WHTD, known on the air as Hot 102-7, We R Hip-Hop, is an urban contemporary radio station licensed to Mount Clemens, Michigan, and serving the Detroit metropolitan area. ... WIZF (101. ... WKYS, The Peoples Station, is a radio station that serves the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area. ... WPHI, also known as 100. ... Urban Adult Contemporary is the name for a format of radio music, similar to an urban contemporary format. ... KMJQ, is a Houston radio station with a Urban Adult Contemporary musical format. ... KRBV (V-100) is a Radio One-owned radio station licensed to Los Angeles, California, USA, with a Urban Adult Contemporary format. ... KSOC, branded as 94. ... WAMJ is a radio station located in Atlanta, Georgia. ... WDMK is a radio station in Detroit, Michigan broadcasting at 105. ... WFUN-FM, known on-air as Foxy 95. ... WKJS and WKJM are the 2 radio stations that are combined to make a top-rated Urban Adult Contemporary radio product that serves and is licensed to Richmond. ... WMMJ is a top rated station Urban Adult Contemporary radio station owned by Radio One in the Washington, D.C. market. ... WMOJ is an Urban Adult Contemporary radio station licensed to Norwood, Ohio. ... WQNC-FM Q92. ... WRNB is an Urban Adult Contemporary station that broadcasts on the 107. ... WROU is an Urban Adult Contemporary radio station at 92. ... WTLC-FM 106. ... WWIN-FM is an Urban Adult Contemporary radio station out of Baltimore owned by Radio One. ... WXMG is an urban adult radio station in Columbus, Ohio, currently owned by Radio One. ... WZAK is a commercial FM radio station in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, broadcasting at 93. ... Black gospel is primarily a marketing term used to help potential buyers distinguish it from other forms of Christian music, such as contemporary Christian music or Christian rock and Southern gospel (a merger of barbershop quartet style harmony and country instrumentation, see also Southern Gospel Music Association), which have similar... KROI is owned by Radio One and broadcasts at 92. ... WCHB is an American AM radio station licensed to Taylor, Michigan, at 1200 kHz, and serving the Detroit market. ... WJMO is an AM radio station licensed to Cleveland Heights, Ohio operating on 1490 kHz, with studios at 2510 St. ... WJYD (106. ... WPPZ-FM, also known as 103. ... Praise 97. ... WPZS at 100. ... WPZZ is a Radio One-owned Gospel radio station that serves much of Southern and Central Virginia, including the Richmond area of Virginia. ... WTLC is an AM radio station owned by Radio One in Indianapolis, Indiana. ... Smooth jazz is generally described as a genre of music that utilizes instruments (and, at times, improvisation) traditionally associated with jazz and stylistic influences drawn from, among other sources, funk, pop and R&B. Since the late 1980s, it has become highly successful as a radio format; one can tune... WJZZ-FM Smooth Jazz 107. ... WYJZ, or Smooth Jazz 100. ... Talk can refer to: Look up talk in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... WDBZ broadcasts on one of the oldest radio frequencies in Cincinnati. ... WERE is an AM radio station in Cleveland, Ohio operating on 1300 kHz with studios in downtown Cleveland. ... Wol may mean one of the following: In the context of computer networks it stands for Wake-on-LAN In the Winnie the Pooh stories Wol is how Owl spells his name. ... Alternative rock (also called alternative music[1] or simply alternative) is a genre of rock music that emerged in the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s. ... WAEG FM 92. ... Top 40 Mainstream (often also called Mainstream Top 40) is an airplay format from Billboard Magazine. ... WGTZ (for Great Trails Z-93) is a commercial FM station licensed to Eaton, Ohio at 92. ... Rhythmic Contemporary, also known as Rhythmic Top 40, Rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio and Rhythmic Crossover, is a music radio format that includes of a mix of dance, and upbeat rhythmic pop, hip-hop, and R&B hits. ... KTTB is a radio station in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota, 96. ... This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... Adult contemporary music, frequently abbreciated to just AC, is a type of radio format that plays mainstream and pop music, without hip-hop or rap since, as per the name, it is geared more towards adults than teens. ... WDNI-LP, broadcasting on analog channel 65, is an independent television station in the Indianapolis, Indiana market owned by Radio One. ... TV One, owned by Radio One, targets African-American viewers aged 25 to 54 (unlike competitor Black Entertainment Television, which has moved to an 18-to-34 demographic since its acquisition by Viacom). ... Comcast Corporation, (NASDAQ: CMCSA) based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the largest cable company and the largest broadband (second overall) Internet service provider in the United States. ... A standard DirecTV satellite dish with 1 LNB on a roof DirecTV (trademarked as DIRECTV) is a direct broadcast satellite (DBS) service based in El Segundo, California, USA, that transmits digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States and Latin America except for Mexico. ... The Power is an African American talk radio channel on the XM Satellite Radio service. ... ... Tom Joyner (born 1949) is an African-American talk radio host. ... Cathy Hughes is an African-American entrepreneur, radio and [TV] personality and business executive. ...

FM radio stations in the Houston-Galveston market (Arbitron #6)

By frequency: 88.1 | 88.3 | 88.7 | 89.3 | 89.7 | 90.1 | 90.5 | 90.9 | 91.3 | 91.5 | 91.7 | 92.1 | 92.9 | 93.3 | 93.7 | 94.5 | 95.3 | 95.7 | 96.5 | 96.9 | 97.1 | 97.5 | 97.9 | 98.5 | 99.1 | 99.7 | 100.3 | 100.7 | 101.1 | 101.5 | 102.1 | 102.9 | 103.3 | 103.7 | 104.1 | 104.9 | 105.3 | 105.7 | 106.5 | 106.9 | 107.5 | 107.9 FM broadcasting is a broadcast technology invented by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation (FM) to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio. ... Nickname: Space City Location in the state of Texas Coordinates: Country United States State Texas Counties Harris County Fort Bend County Montgomery County Incorporated June 5, 1837  - Mayor Bill White Area    - City  601. ... Nickname: The Oleander City Location in the state of Texas County Galveston Mayor Lyda Ann Thomas Area    - City 539. ... FreQuency is a music video game developed by Harmonix and published by SCEI. It was released in November 2001. ... KUHF is a public radio station serving Houston, Texas. ... KSBJ is a non-commercial Contemporary Christian music radio station based in Humble, Texas, broadcasting on 89. ... KACC is a rock music radio station based in Alvin, Texas, broadcasting on 89. ... KPFT is a radio station in Houston, Texas which went on the air on March 1, 1970 as the fourth station in the Pacifica radio family. ... KTSU 90. ... KTRU is a 50,000 watt radio station broadcasting from Humble, Texas operating at 91. ... KTRU is a 50,000 watt radio station broadcasting from Humble, Texas operating at 91. ... KROI is owned by Radio One and broadcasts at 92. ... KKBQ, The New 93Q, is a Houston-based Radio station with a country music format. ... KKRW FM (93. ... KTBZ-FM, also known as 94. ... KHJZ is an all-jazz music radio station in Houston, TX. It was previously a country station known as KIKK. Traditional Jazz can be heard on 95. ... KHMX-FM (MIX 96. ... KTHT(FM) 97. ... KFNC-FM (97. ... KTJM and KJOJ (branded as LaRaza radio) are regional mexican radio stations licensed in Port Arthur, Texas under the ownership of Liberman Broadcasting. ... KODA (Sunny 99. ... KSBJ is a non-commercial Contemporary Christian music radio station based in Humble, Texas, broadcasting on 89. ... 100. ... KLOL-FM is a Houston, Texas radio station. ... KMJQ, is a Houston radio station with a Urban Adult Contemporary musical format. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... KTJM and KJOJ (branded as LaRaza radio) are regional mexican radio stations licensed in Port Arthur, Texas under the ownership of Liberman Broadcasting. ... KIOL-FM (Rock 103-7) is a rock formatted station, serving the Beaumont-Houston area. ... KRBE-FM (104. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... KHCB is a Christian Station in Houston, Texas owned by Houston Christian Broadcasters. ... KHPT (1069 The Point) is an all-1980s radio station licensed Pearland, TX, and its transmitter is located in Missouri City, TX. It also features some music from the early 1990s (1990-1994), and from the late 1970s (1976-1979). ... KHTC (Houstons 107. ... KQQK is a radio station licensed to Beaumont, TX. It broadcasts in a directional pattern with 100,000 watts. ...


By callsign: KACC | KAFR | KAMP | KBXX | KFNC | KFTG | KHCB | KHJZ | KHMX | KHPT | KHTC | KILT | KIOL | KIOX | KJIC | KJOJ | KKBQ | KKHT | KKRW | KLOL | KLTN | KMJQ | KODA | KOVE | KPFT | KPTI | KPTY | KPVU | KQBU | KQQK | KRBE | KROI | KSBJ | KSTB | KTBZ | KTHT | KTJM | KTRU | KTSU | KUHF Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational... KACC is a rock music radio station based in Alvin, Texas, broadcasting on 89. ... KFNC-FM (97. ... KHCB is a Christian Station in Houston, Texas owned by Houston Christian Broadcasters. ... KHJZ is an all-jazz music radio station in Houston, TX. It was previously a country station known as KIKK. Traditional Jazz can be heard on 95. ... KHMX-FM (MIX 96. ... KHPT (1069 The Point) is an all-1980s radio station licensed Pearland, TX, and its transmitter is located in Missouri City, TX. It also features some music from the early 1990s (1990-1994), and from the late 1970s (1976-1979). ... KHTC (Houstons 107. ... 100. ... KIOL-FM (Rock 103-7) is a rock formatted station, serving the Beaumont-Houston area. ... KTJM and KJOJ (branded as LaRaza radio) are regional mexican radio stations licensed in Port Arthur, Texas under the ownership of Liberman Broadcasting. ... KKBQ, The New 93Q, is a Houston-based Radio station with a country music format. ... KKRW FM (93. ... KLOL-FM is a Houston, Texas radio station. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... KMJQ, is a Houston radio station with a Urban Adult Contemporary musical format. ... KODA (Sunny 99. ... KPFT is a radio station in Houston, Texas which went on the air on March 1, 1970 as the fourth station in the Pacifica radio family. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... KQQK is a radio station licensed to Beaumont, TX. It broadcasts in a directional pattern with 100,000 watts. ... KRBE-FM (104. ... KROI is owned by Radio One and broadcasts at 92. ... KSBJ is a non-commercial Contemporary Christian music radio station based in Humble, Texas, broadcasting on 89. ... KTBZ-FM, also known as 94. ... KTHT(FM) 97. ... KTJM and KJOJ (branded as LaRaza radio) are regional mexican radio stations licensed in Port Arthur, Texas under the ownership of Liberman Broadcasting. ... KTRU is a 50,000 watt radio station broadcasting from Humble, Texas operating at 91. ... KTSU 90. ... KUHF is a public radio station serving Houston, Texas. ...


Satellite Radio Local Traffic/Weather: XM Channel 226 | Sirius Channel 154 XM redirects here. ... Sirius Satellite Radio NASDAQ: SIRI is one of two satellite radio (SDARS) services operating in the United States and Canada, along with XM Satellite Radio. ...


Texas Radio Markets

Abilene · Amarillo AM/FM · Austin AM/FM · Beaumont-Port Arthur · Bryan-College Station AM/FM · Corpus Christi AM/FM · Dallas/Fort Worth AM/FM · El Paso AM/FM · Houston AM/FM · Killeen Temple · Laredo · Lubbock · Lufkin-Nacogdoches · McAllen AM/FM · Odessa-Midland · San Angelo · San Antonio AM/FM · Tyler-Longview · Texarkana · Waco · Wichita Falls

See also: List of radio stations in Texas and List of United States radio markets

 
 

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