Quantcast
Radio Facts
Radio and Music Industry News

107.5 WGCI-FM PROMOTES AL B. SYLK TO MUSIC DIRECTOR

, Director of Urban Programming for iHeartmedia (formerly Channel) Radio Chicago, has announced the promotion of Al B. Sylk to Music Director.

Sylk, a Chicago native, got his start in radio as an intern and part-timer at KMJQ-FM while attending Texas Southern University in Houston, TX. His first full-time radio gig came a short time after , hosting nights at WAMO-FM in Pittsburgh. Prior to joining WGCI-FM as a weekend and fill-in host in 2009, Sylk worked various shifts at radio stations in Norfolk, VA, Philadelphia, PA, Miami, FL and Orland o, FL.

“Al is one of the most gifted individuals I’ve worked with,” said Brown. “He’s virtually done it all and I’m excited about the , focus, and passion Al will bring to WGCI’s programming team as Music Director.”

Sylk replaces Kenard Karter, who will assume /Music Director duties at iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) Radio’s KMEL-FM in San Francisco.

This promotion is effective Monday, May 17th.

See the Most Read Stories for 2019


Related posts

IHEARTMEDIA CHICAGO NAMES DERRICK BROWN VICE PRESIDENT OF URBAN PROGRAMMING

alex

RadioFacts at WBLS in New York

Kevin Ross

Howard University And Washington D.C. Fire And EMS Improve Community Fire Readiness Through Nationwide Town/Gown Project

imani.popejohns

DIRECTOR ARIEL VIDA AND LORD HURON RELEASE ADVANCED LOOK OF FULL-LENGTH MOVIE VIDE NOIR

alex

Donna Brazile Talks Reparations and More at the Howard University Ideas Symposium on Oct. 11 at 9:30 a.m.

imani.popejohns

Howard University Pharmacy Professor Selected as DC Board of Pharmacy Chair

sholnn.freeman

3 comments

Tony Lamptey May 17, 2010 at 6:00 am

congrats to AL on your promotion..classic DJ from the 90’s

Reply
Tony Lamptey May 17, 2010 at 6:04 am

Congrats to AL B on your promotion..AL B is classic jock from the early 90’s

Reply
Tony Lamptey May 17, 2010 at 6:06 am

Congrats AL B ..classic jock from the early 90’s thats still getting his shine on.

Reply

Leave a Comment

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

0 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Reddit
Yum