Gateway Creative Broadcasting (owners of KPVR/St Louis BOOST Radio) is acquiring the 95.5 signal (WFUN/St Louis) from Urban One. BOOST Radio radio currently broadcasts on K270BW (101.9 FM. The Christian Hip Hop format was launched on BOOST Radio March 24, 2014 and is sister station of KLJY/St Louis (99.1 Joy FM). WFUN is a 10.5kw C3 at 509 feet. With a population count coverage of two million people, 95.5 will expand the BOOST footprint and outreach potential. Gateway Creative Broadcasting expects to launch BOOST on 95.5 fm January 4, 2021 under a time brokerage agreement.
The asset purchase is subject to FCC approval.