– Popular Atlanta DJ and Radio Personality Yvonne Monet Joins Q99.7 as Host of New Midday Program, “Charged Up”
– Q99.7 Favorites Jade and Moe Join Forces For Afternoon Drive Show “Atlanta’s Vibe”
ATLANTA, GA, January 18, 2021 — CUMULUS MEDIA announces that Atlanta Top 40 radio station Q99.7 (WWWQ-FM) will debut two new live and local shows on Tuesday, January 19, 2021. The first, Charged Up, featuring popular Atlanta club and event DJ and on-air personality Yvonne Monet, airs Monday through Friday from 11:00am-3:00pm EST, followed by a new Afternoon Drive program, Atlanta’s Vibe, featuring station favorites Jade and Moe, airing weekdays from 3:00pm-7:00pm EST.
Yvonne Monet joins Q99.7 following a successful 20-year career as one of the Atlanta area’s most well-known club and event DJ’s. Jade moves from Nights on Q99.7 to team with Moe from The Bert Show in afternoons for Atlanta’s Vibe. In addition to his new Afternoon Drive program, Moe will continue to entertain Q99.7 listeners on The Bert Show weekday mornings from 5:30am-11:00am.
Brian Philips, Executive Vice President, Content & Audience, CUMULUS MEDIA, said: “Atlanta’s sophisticated audience has always demanded and embraced programming innovation. All at Cumulus are proud of, and confident in, these fun, adventuresome changes at Q997.”
Sean Shannon, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Atlanta, said: “Top 40 is an ever-evolving project and the addition of market legend Yvonne Monet to Middays and Atlanta’s Vibe with Jade and Moe in Afternoon Drive adds connection, community and distinctiveness to the Q99.7 brand.”
Louie Diaz, Vice President, Cumulus Contemporary, and Program Director, Q99.7 Atlanta, added: “Welcome to Q99.7, Charged Up! Yvonne Monet will bring a fresh feel to Q99.7 Middays with great on-air and video content on our socials. Jade and Moe’s vibe will be a spin-off of The Bert Show. Heavy listener inclusion with a lot of video and presence on our station site and socials. Moe will also remain on The Bert Show each weekday morning.”
For more information, visit: https://www.q997atlanta.com/.
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