|City||St. Louis, Missouri|
|Broadcast area||Greater St. Louis|
|Slogan||Today's Gospel Music|
|Frequency||1600 kHz AM (HD Radio)|
|First air date||1955|
|Power||6,000 watts day
3,500 watts night
(Citicasters Licenses, Inc.)
|Sister stations||KLLT, KLOU, KMJM-FM, KSD, KSLZ|
KATZ (1600 AM) is an Urban Gospel radio station serving the area of St. Louis, Missouri, USA. The iHeartMedia, Inc. (previously Clear Channel Communications) outlet broadcasts with power level of 6 kW day/3.5 kW night. Its transmitter is located in East St. Louis, Illinois, and operates from studios in St. Louis south of Forest Park.
KATZ began broadcasting in 1955 as an Rhythm and blues/Soul music station. This function was transferred to KATZ-FM in the 1980s. Currently, KATZ is a gospel music outlet, while KATZ-FM became WSDD in late 2009 with a new format.
- KATZ official website
- Query the FCC's AM station database for KATZ
- Radio-Locator Information on KATZ
- Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for KATZ
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