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Radio Station Wave 89.1 Bids Farewell After 49 Years

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Radio Station Wave 89.1 Bids Farewell After 49 Years

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In a bittersweet moment, Wave 89.1, the iconic FM station renowned for its dedication to hip-hop, R&B, rap, and urban music, quietly bid farewell to its listeners on Monday. With its call letters DWAV, the station has been a fixture in the broadcasting landscape since the mid-70s, leaving a lasting impression on the ears of music enthusiasts in the Metro.

In an emotional announcement shared on its official Facebook page, Wave 89.1 revealed that it had aired its final broadcast, marking the end of an era that saw the station pioneer and redefine the urban music scene. The statement, filled with nostalgia and gratitude, reflected on the multitude of memories woven into the station’s history.

“While our heart is being pinched, we want to officially announce that Wave 89.1 has made its final broadcast. So many memories. Good times and bad. Laughter and tears. We changed the game. No one can say otherwise,” the statement read.

The station’s farewell message also extended a heartfelt thanks to all those who contributed to its success over the years, including former DJs, managers, directors, technicians, guests, and everyone who graced its studios. “Thanks to all the former DJs, managers, directors, techs, guests, and anyone who has ever set foot in our studio. You helped us make history,” the station added.

The station’s impact and influence will be remembered by its loyal listeners and the artists whose careers it helped to launch and nurture.

Source: https://www.facebook.com/Wave891fm