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CUMULUS MEDIA announces that it has appointed Joe “Flu Season” Lewis as On-Air Host, Afternoons, and Programming Assistant for Beaumont, TX, Urban Mainstream radio station Magic 102.5/KTCX-FM.Flu Season moves to Cumulus Beaumont from Cumulus Macon, GA, where he is On-Air Host, Nights, for Blazin’ 92.3/WLZN-FM, and which he will continue to host remotely. Flu Season’s new show on Magic 102.5/KTCX-FM airs Monday through Friday from 3:00pm-8:00pm. Flu Season started his radio career in Richmond, VA, at WRHH/Hot 99.3 and later moved to Charleston, SC, to host nights on WWBZ/Hot 98.9. He has also hosted afternoons on WIHB 92.5 and 99.3 in Charleston. Flu Season has appeared in television shows and films including Tyler Perry’s “Love Thy Neighbor” and Lifetime’s “Army Wives”. Bo Brown, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Beaumont, said: “Flu Season is not only eager, but he’s also someone who hit the ground running here in Beaumont. His experience and determination to win is just what we need!” Kelly Mac, Program Director, Magic 102.5/KTCX-FM, added: “Joe is a passionate, multi-skilled on-air talent who brings an array of experience to the table. He not only gets the on-air aspect of radio, but strongly embraces the community as well as the digital, imaging and branding aspect of radio, which made him a perfect fit for this role. I look forward to watching him grow and succeed with the Cumulus team.” Flu Season said; “I’m excited to join forces with Kelly Mac, Kenny Smoov, Doug Hamand, Bo Brown and the entire Cumulus team. My goal is to earn my PD stripes one day and grow my brand and show on various platforms and stations, and I believe this new venture is a great starting point!”
This month, nationally syndicated radio host, Lenny Green, and his famed show, The Quiet Storm With Lenny Green, will begin airing on radio stations owned by Perry Broadcasting, which includes markets in Georgia and Oklahoma.
“This continues to be a dream come true for me,” states veteran radio personality lenny green. “I am so incredibly humbled to have the opportunity to join the Perry Broadcasting Family and extend my show’s reach into their markets. My team and I work diligently every evening to produce a quality show that is relevant and also resonates with our audience. Now more people will get to experience this.”
Founded in 1979 by Russell M. Perry, Perry Publishing & Broadcasting Company, Inc. is the largest independently minority owned and operated radio broadcasting company in the U.S. The company is an aggressive media company that owns and operates radio stations, a newspaper, digital platforms, as well as television and cable programming in the states of Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Georgia. The Quiet Storm With lenny green will now air on FOXIE 103 Jamz in Augusta, Georgia as well as on the company’s two stations in Oklahoma. These additional markets expands the reach of The Quiet Storm With Lenny Green, which currently airs in over 9 markets, from its flagship station on 107.5 WBLS in New York City to such cities as Youngstown, Ohio, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and Lafayette, Louisiana.
“Lenny has an awesome show. His deep, rich, smooth and sultry voice appeals to most. In addition, his show includes a playlist with timeless R&B hits, along with interesting topics, and intriguing conversations with musical legends,” shares Velvet Perry, VicePresident and General Manager of Perry Broadcasting of Augusta, a subsidiary of Perry Publishing & Broadcasting Company, Inc. “Lenny is definitely the best way to end a long day after work.”