On August 30, 2013, a deal was announced in which Townsquare would acquire 53 Cumulus Media stations, including WZOK, for $238 million. The deal is part of Cumulus' acquisition of Dial Global; Townsquare and Dial Global are both controlled by Oaktree Capital Management. The sale to Townsquare was completed on November 14, 2013.
The Steve Shannon show is weekdays every morning from 5:30-10:00 am. Rick Dees is from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.Sweet Lenny has the afternoon shift from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Syndicated Nights Live with Adam Bomb airs weeknights 7 pm-11 pm. Since Rockford does not have a Hot AC station in its immediate listening area, WZOK omits most rap and hard rock during the work day to try to compete with AC WGFB and the closest Hot AC WDKB FM for at work audience.