BIONCÉ FOXX TO HOST MIDDAYS ON V103 IN CHICAGO
Chicago, IL, March 14, 2016 – iHeartMedia Chicago announced today that Bioncé Foxx will host Middays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on V103 live in studio, beginning Tuesday, March 22, 2016. “Bioncé’s back! I am so happy to have Bioncé Foxx return to the fold, this time at V103,” said Derrick Brown, Director of Urban Programming at iHeartMedia Chicago. “She’s a consummate pro, plugged into the lifestyle of our listeners, and committed to uplifting our community. I’m proud to have someone of Bioncé’s caliber joining V103’s championship team!” Foxx is best known to Chicagoland listeners as host of “Foxx on the Box” midday show on 107.5 WGCI and the station’s highly-rated “Whisper’s In The Dark” overnight show.
Foxx has hosted middays at KVGS-FM in Las Vegas, WHT-FM in Bermuda and “The Quiet Storm” on WKKV-FM in Milwaukee. Foxx is also a professional vocalist, voice over artist and public speaker. “Chicago is my home and where I started my broadcasting career and having this opportunity to continue at the city’s top radio station is a blessing, plus Chicago has the best listeners in the world,” said Foxx. Most recently, Foxx served as morning traffic anchor for CLTV News and weekend traffic reporter for WGN-TV. She also reported traffic for NBC5 Chicago, WGN-AM, WBEZ-FM, WSHE-FM and WCPT-AM. Foxx also hosted an afternoon drive show for Moody Radio in Chicago. Foxx teaches radio broadcasting at True Star Media through the City of Chicago’s After School Matters program and volunteers with many non-profit organizations throughout the Chicagoland community.
V103 is a leading media outlet in the Chicago market and its programming and content are available across multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; online via its branded digital sites; mobile; and social, with nationwide listening through iHeartRadio – with its more than 700 million downloads, more than 75 million social media followers and 87 million digital uniques across the Network. About iHeartMedia Chicago: iHeartMedia Chicago owns and operates WLIT-FM, WEBG-FM, WEBG-HD, WVAZ-FM, WKSC-FM, WGCI-FM, WGRB-AM and is part of iHeartMedia. With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S and over 80 million social followers, iHeartMedia has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. It serves over 150 markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.
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