|City of license||Conroe, Texas|
|Broadcast area||Greater Houston|
|Branding||1140 KYOK AMen Radio|
|Slogan||It's The Anointing That Makes The Difference|
|First air date||May 12, 1947|
|Format||Urban contemporary gospel|
|Power||5,000 watts (daytime)|
|Former callsigns||KATL (1947-1954)
|Former frequencies||1590 kHz (1947-1999)|
KYOK (branded as AMen Radio 1140) AM is an Urban contemporary gospel radio station in the Houston, Texas metropolitan area operating at 1140 AM during the daytime hours only. It is currently owned by Martin Broadcasting.
For a time, KYOK operated on AM frequency 1590 from 1954 to 1999.
KYOK 1590 AM in Houston, Texas became an urban contemporary gospel radio station in January 1995 owned by Faith Broadcasting, Inc. Alvin "Brother Al" McCottry was its first general manager along with Alan H. Lee the station's first program director and host of one of the first daily midday talk shows ever heard on gospel radio) was its first program director. Both "Brother Al" and Alan Lee are often credited[by whom?] as major pioneers of the urban contemporary gospel radio sound. DJs include [but are not limited to]: Michael Mosley (mornings), Ed Grice (music director and afternoons), Seneca Gilbert (promotions director and middays), Jeffrey L. Boney aka "JBoney" (on-air personality and teen talk show host), Corliss A. Rabb (weekends), Adrienne Rowe (weekends), Barry "T" Thomas (Friday Night Praise party), Nzinga Rideaux, Anthony Valery, Eric Taylor, Gene Moore, Jr., others. Stacy Macardell was the first sales manager; Sheronda Harrell (sales).
- KYOK AMen Radio Official Site
- Query the FCC's AM station database for KYOK
- Radio-Locator Information on KYOK
- Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for KYOK
- Houston Radio History
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