Fuego (XM)

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Broadcast area Off-air
Branding Fuego sp
First air date 2001-09-25
2005-08-14 as Reggaeton / Hispanic Rhythmic
2006-04-17 as Fuego
Format Reggaeton / Hispanic Rhythmic
Owner XM Satellite Radio

Fuego was a channel on the XM Satellite Radio network that specializes in playing Reggaeton and Hispanic Rhythmic. It was available on channel 90 on XM Radio Online and channel 870 on DirecTV.

This channel was programmed by Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation under the name Alegria with a Latin Pop format, until it merged with Univision Radio in 2002. Univision Radio programmed the channel until 2004, where the channel was programmed by XM Radio. XM Radio changed the format 2005-08-14 and changed the name of the channel on 2006-04-17. Latin Pop can be on Viva (now online-only), XM 91. XM Radio Canada added the channel on April 1, 2007.

On 2007-11-19, Fuego was removed for the holiday channels. The channel did not return to the satellites and was replaced with Caricia on 2008-01-01.

This channel was removed from XM Online and DirecTV on 2008-07-15.

This format is now heard on Caliente SiriusXM channel 150

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