WZBQ

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WZBQ
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City of license Carrollton, Alabama
Broadcast area Tuscaloosa/Columbus, MS/Starkville, MS
Branding 94.1 ZBQ
Slogan Today's Hit Music
Frequency 94.1 MHz
First air date 1950s (as WRAG)
Format Top 40 (CHR)
ERP 98,000 watts
HAAT 307 meters
Class C0
Facility ID 70264
Former callsigns WRAG (1950s-1970s)
WAQT (1970s-1990)
WCKO (1990-1995)
WDXB (1995-1996)
Owner iHeartMedia, Inc.
Sister stations WACT, WRTR, WTXT
Webcast Listen Live
Website 941zbq.com

WZBQ (94.1 FM, "94.1 ZBQ") is a Top 40 (CHR) music formatted radio station licensed to Carrollton, Alabama, with studios located in Tuscaloosa. The station is owned by iHeartMedia, Inc..

WZBQ serves west-central Alabama and most of east-central Mississippi with an ERP of 98,000 Watts, broadcasting at 94.1 MHz. The station was formerly the Tuscaloosa FM affiliate of the Alabama Crimson Tide football network. Cities in WZBQ's primary coverage area include Tuscaloosa, Carrollton, Aliceville and Fayette in Alabama and Columbus and Starkville in Mississippi.

History[edit]

The station signed on in the 1950s as country music station WRAG. During the 1970s, the station changed call letters to WAQT, then in 1990 to WCKO. The station took the oldies format and call letters of Z-102 (102.5 FM) in Jasper when that station began targeting the Birmingham market in 1995. In 1996, the station switched formats and adopted its current Top 40 programming.

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Coordinates: 33°13′08″N 88°05′46″W / 33.219°N 88.096°W / 33.219; -88.096