|City of license||Mexia, Texas|
|Broadcast area||Waco, Texas|
|Branding||104.9 The Beat|
|Slogan||Central Texas' #1 for Hip Hop and R&B|
|First air date||1983 (as KYCX)|
|Callsign meaning||Waco's BeaT|
|Former callsigns||KYCX (1983–1984)
|Owner||M&M Broadcaster... LMA to Edwards Media
(Simmons Austin, Ls, LLC)
KWBT (104.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting an urban contemporary format. Licensed to Mexia, Texas, USA, the station serves the Waco area. The station is currently owned by Simmons Media Group which has announced that it will be selling its entire Waco station cluster to M&M Broadcasters. The sale is expected to imminently close upon FCC approval.
The station was assigned the call letters KYCX on 1983-02-28. On 1984-04-04, the station changed its call sign to KYCX-FM, then on 2005-09-16 to KWGW, on 2007-08-23 to KRQX-FM.
- "KRQX-FM Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- "M & M Broadcasters to buy Simmons Media's 4-station Waco, Texas group for nearly $2 million". Radio-Info.com. September 21, 2009.
- "KRQX Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- Query the FCC's FM station database for KWBT
- Radio-Locator information on KWBT
- Query Arbitron's FM station database for KWBT
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