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JRDV’s World Year In Review: PH Radio

Another year is about to end. But before the calendar flips to 2016, here is a look back at the year that was in television and radio.

Our friend JRDV’s World has more insights on the year 2015 in Philippine radio. Enjoy.

JRDV'S WORLD

With other blogs sharing their insights on Philippine Television in 2015, I will show you some big news in Philippine Radio.

CALM AFTER THE STORM

103.5_K-Lite.png After the various re-formats, 103.5 K-Lite settled in the Adult Contemporary format, which resulted in the station being #6 in Metro Manila ratings, based on figures released by Nielsen. (Photo: Advanced Media Broadcasting System, Inc.)

After the disastrous re-formats of 103.5 K-Lite (from AC on its launch last July 22, 2013 to CHR last April 21, 2014 to Adult Hits last August 18, 2014 (as a desperate attempt to compete against Retro 105.9 DCG-FM and 107.5 Wish FM) before settling in to the AC format last November 24, 2014), it seems that the listeners of 103.5 K-Lite have something to cheer on this year. A year after settling on the Adult Contemporary format, K-Lite was ranked #6 on Metro Manila FM Ratings, based on AC Nielsen…

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6 thoughts on “JRDV’s World Year In Review: PH Radio

  1. James Ty III says:

    I would also like to add more highlights of PH radio in 2015:

    At Monster Radio RX 93.1, DJs who said goodbye were Jinri Park (pursued a full-time acting career), Cerah Hernandez and Andre Co (put up an events management company). Their replacements were Cara Eriguel (O Shopping) and Karla Aguas (former MYX VJ and girlfriend of Ginebra cager Nico Salva).

    Also, Delamar took a long medical leave from RX and until now, Bea Fabregas (formerly with PLAY FM and until ABS-CBN Sports is filling in for Del on The Morning Rush.

    Over at Magic 89.9, Joe d’ Mango’s Love Notes returned to the airwaves after a long absence and is heard every Friday morning at 10:15 am with a rebroadcast at 7:15 pm.

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