WAMA (AM)

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WAMA
City of license Tampa, Florida
Broadcast area Tampa Bay
Branding La Ley 1550
Frequency 1550 kHz
Format Regional Mexican
Power 10,000 watts day
133 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 19055
Callsign meaning AMA = "Love" in Spanish
Former callsigns WYOU (to 9/3/1986)
Owner ZGS Communications
(WAMA, Inc.)
Sister stations WGES, WRMD-CD
Webcast Listen Live
Website laley1550.com

WAMA (1550 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Regional Mexican format. Licensed to Tampa, Florida, USA, it serves the Tampa Bay area. The station is currently owned by ZGS Communications.

The station broadcasts 24 hours a day with an omnidirectional antenna, but at a lower power at night, to protect clear channel station XERUV-AM in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.

Programming[edit]

Until April 2013, most programming on WAMA was provided by ESPN Deportes Radio. The station does air one local program, Momento Deportivo ESPN 1550, hosted by Victor Rodriguez, on weekdays from 3 to 4 p.m.

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WAMA logo

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Coordinates: 27°55′16″N 82°23′41″W / 27.92111°N 82.39472°W / 27.92111; -82.39472