April 2, 2012
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS)
(NASDAQ: SBSA) announced today the launch of
Z92 "Zalsa y Mas!" (WCMQ- 92.3FM)
a radio station targeting
's young Hispanic adults in the highly sought-after 25-64 demographic.
provides its listeners with a wide variety of genres and outstanding music including salsa from
Oscar D' Leon
and other tropical sounds, from artists such as
Juan Luis Guerra
and many more.
WMCQ Clasica 92.3FM
has changed to the new
and the station's new imaging voice is carried by the international salsa star,
started its broadcasting transmissions on
Sunday, April 1st, 2012
WCMQ- Z92 FM's
captivating format primarily features salsa music with a blend of other music genres.
's unique combination of rhythms positions the station as the most innovative and cutting-edge format in the marketplace.
becomes the second SBS Radio station broadcasting a market-specific version of
format, a sister station in
with similar format ranks among the top 3 on the island.
"We are very excited to introduce Z92 to South Florida,"
, VP of Consolidated Sales of SBS Radio/TV Miami
"With this refreshing of the brand and format we will meet the needs of the wide variety of Hispanics in South Florida."
In addition to its revolutionary music format,
will also feature some of the hottest and most dynamic on-air talent in
. Talent line-up will be announced in the coming days.
"Our extensive research in the Miami market has confirmed that this covered segment was looking for a distinct format that fits the diversity, passion and energy of one of the hottest cities in America,"
, EVP of Programming of SBS Radio
"We are certain Z92 will become an instant favorite in South Florida."
SBS Radio Miami
family with sister stations such as
WXDJ Zol 95.7FM, WRMA Romance 106.7FM
WRAZ Cima 106.3FM
Don't miss this historic moment in Spanish radio by tuning in Monday - Sunday 24 hours a day to the new sound in South Florida Hispanic Radio,
About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled media and entertainment company in
the United States
. SBS owns and/or operates 21 radio stations located in the top U.S. Hispanic markets of
, airing the Tropical, Mexican Regional, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Hurban format genres. SBS has 3 of the top 6 Spanish-language stations in the nation including the #1 Spanish station in America, WSKQ-FM in
New York City
(WPAT is ranked #3 and KLAX is ranked #6). The Company also owns and operates MegaTV, a television operation with over-the-air, cable and satellite distribution and affiliates throughout the U.S. and
. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the country and operates
, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture. The Company's corporate Web site can be accessed at
Media & Press Contact
, Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc., Director, Marketing and Communications (305) 644-4817,
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