Local Media Company Announces Launch Of Mix 107.9 In Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Radio One’s Regional Vice President Marsha Landess announced the launch of WLNK MIX 107.9 on Friday.

Landess says the first official broadcast will begin at 3 p.m. on April 30th, and the new format will be anchored by Matt & Ramona In The Morning from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Matt & Ramona will appear on WCCB Charlotte’s Rising on Monday to talk about their radio show, so tune in!

Radio officials say Drew Parham will then host the show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., followed by Madison James from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., and Holly Haze from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Radio One officials say this line-up demonstrates their commitment to bring the best talent to the Charlotte community.

“As people head back to work and our lives return to some normalization, now is the perfect time to launch MIX 107.9,” says Terry Foxx, Brand Manager for WLNK. “People will relate to the music, and we’ve put together some of the best talent in the industry. We will be live and local in Charlotte every day!”

Officials say MIX 107.9 will offer great programming perks for listeners including each weekday the station will host three 24-hour song sweeps.

“We asked the Charlotte listeners what they wanted from a radio station, and Mix 107.9 is a direct result of what those listeners told us,” says Marsha Landess. “We’re excited to bring engaging and entertaining on-air talent combined with the best upbeat MIX of music from the ’90s 2000s and today to the airwaves of Charlotte. Our listeners are going to love listening to the music. Our clients are going to love the results it brings to their businesses. The station will continue to have a large commitment to community service and making a difference in the lives of those living in our community. It truly is the best MIX Charlotte has told us they wanted.”