Enrique Santos joins iHeart’s new TU 94 WXTU

iHeart MEGA 94.9 has switched over to TU 94.9, adding a few more english-language songs, and airing Enrique Santos 6am to 10am. From the iHeart release: Enrique Santos is the Chairman and Chief Creative Officer of iHeartLatino. He heads iHeartMedia’s Latin direction and strategy. His daily signature morning show is syndicated nationally via Premiere Networks and airs live from iHeart Miami’s TÚ 94.9! Born to Cuban parents in Chicago, Illinois, Santos gravitates fluidly between the Hispanic and mainstream American radio landscapes. His bilingual broadcasts are a crossover hit combining humor, social satire, and political commentary to bridge the cultural and generational divide of a diverse cosmopolitan audience. Santos has built an enthusiastic following with a comedic repertoire consisting of phone pranks, interviews and a trademark form of fresh and unique interaction amongst celebrities. Enrique’s extravagant radio persona has made him one of the most popular Hispanic radio hosts in America and earned him unprecedented access to some of the biggest names in pop culture. No matter how busy his schedule, Santos has never lost his community ties and continues volunteering as a Reserve Police officer for The City of Miami Police...

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Less than a week after launch, Zimbabwe radio station YA FM was briefly taken off air when wild baboons chewed through fiber-optic cable at their broadcast tower. The station is owned by Zimbabwe’s Acting President Emmerson...

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When E-commerce Times had a question about LinkedIn’s new University Pages, they asked Mike: “Universities have two audiences: the parent and the child,” Poller told the E-Commerce Times. “The prospective student chooses school based on academic and social offerings, among others. The parent often has veto power and often pays for the university choice.” Read the entire article...