KRRQ
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Broadcast areaLafayette metropolitan area
Frequency95.5 MHz
BrandingQ-95.5
Programming
FormatUrban contemporary
Ownership
Owner
KXKC, KNEK-AM/FM, KSMB
History
First air date
1996 [1]
Technical information
Facility ID36227
ClassC2
ERP50,000 watts
HAAT135 meters
Links
WebcastListen live
Websitekrrq.com

KRRQ (branded as Q-95-5) is a radio station serving the Lafayette metropolitan area with an Urban Contemporary format. It operates on FM frequency 95.5 and is under ownership of Cumulus Media. Its studios are located on Galbert Road in Lafayette, and its transmitter is located southeast of Church Point, Louisiana.

KRRQ first signed on March 1, 1996, with a Contemporary Hip Hop and R&B format,[2] owned by Citywide Communications. Citywide was later bought by Citadel Broadcasting, which merged with Cumulus Media in 2011. They are very well known for their 48-hour live Christmas special, donated to Africa.

References

  1. ^ https://worldradiohistory.com/Archive-BC-YB/1998/1998-BC-YB.pdf[bare URL PDF]
  2. ^ "Archived copy". www.metronet.com. Archived from the original on 30 April 2001. Retrieved 11 January 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

Coordinates: 30°21′07″N 92°10′52″W / 30.352°N 92.181°W / 30.352; -92.181