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WUSN 99.5 FM is a country radio station in Chicago owned by CBS Radio whose parent company is CBS. The station focuses on country from the '90s along with current product along with some classic country from the '70s and '80s. This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... 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. ... Nickname: Motto: “Urbs in Horto” (Latin: “City in a Garden”), “I Will” Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country United States State Illinois Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... CBS Radio Inc. ... CBS Broadcasting, Inc. ... This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... (Redirected from 1990s in music) 1990 in music International trends Barbadian artists like Gabby, Spice and Square One bring a new sound to Trinidadian soca Mari Boines Gula Gula, and its titular hit single, bring Sami joik-based folk to popular attention Paradise Lost emerges at the forefront of... Classic Country is a radio format that specializes in playing mainstream country hits from past decades. ...


WUSN was owned for years by First Media when it first debuted in 1982. In 1992 Infinity would buy WUSN. CBS and Infinity would merge in 1997, making WUSN a CBS owned station. WUSN dominates as a country station and is one of the top ranked country stations anywhere. Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1997 Gregorian calendar). ... This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ...


As of 2007, WUSN is located in the second-largest media market in the United States with a country-formatted radio station, Los Angeles, California being the first with KKGO. (There has been no such station in the New York City for four years. It should be noted that this excludes "HD2" subchannels, on which WKTU in New York City currently carries a country format.) A media market, broadcast market, media region, designated market area, DMA or simply market is a region where the population can receive the same (or similar) television and radio station offerings, and may also include other types of media including newspapers and Internet content. ... This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... d Los Angeles and L.A. redirect here. ... KKGO is owned by Mount Wilson Broadcasting, and is known on the air as Country 540 and 1260, and airs a much needed country music format that L.A. lost back in August 2006. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... 103. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ...


That being said, WUSN was and still is the largest country radio station in the United States (based on listener cume). WXTU in Philadelphia is the second largest. This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... 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. ... Arbitron is a radio audience research company in the United States. ... WXTU, known as 92-5 XTU, Philadelphias Country Station, is a Country Music radio station which is broadcast in the Philadelphia area. ... Nickname: Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love continue Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: , Country United States Commonwealth Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government  - Mayor John F. Street (D) Area  - City 369. ...


On-Air Lineup

Mon-Fri

On-Air Personality Time Slot
The Lisa Dent & Ramblin' Ray Morning Show:
Lisa Dent, Ramblin Ray,
Lisa Kosty, Bonnie Greene
5:30 AM-10:00 AM
Trish Biondo 10:00 AM-3:00 PM
Drew Walker & Marti Jones-Traffic 3:00 PM-7:00 PM
Bill Garcia 7:00 PM-12:00 AM
Mike Lebaron Weekends
Rick Hall Weekends
Maura Myles Weekends
Cal Daniels Weekends
Mark D Weekends

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