KRRQ

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KRRQ
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City Lafayette, Louisiana
Broadcast area Lafayette metropolitan area
Branding "Q-95-5"
Slogan #1 for Hip-Hop and R&B
Frequency 95.5 MHz
First air date September 29, 1989 [1]
Format Urban Contemporary
ERP 50,000 watts
HAAT 135 meters
Class C2
Callsign meaning

RRQ as in Rock (former)

Q Branding (current)
Owner Cumulus Media
(Radio License Holding CBC, LLC)
Sister stations KXKC, KNEK-AM/FM, KSMB
Website www.krrq.com

KRRQ (branded as Q-95-5) is a radio station serving the Lafayette metropolitan area with an Urban Contemporary format. It operates on FM frequency 95.5 and is under ownership of Cumulus Media. They are very well known for their 48-hour live Christmas special, donated to Africa. For the majority of the 1990s it was owned by Cavendish Media Broadcasting, LLC. as a Rock station, branded as "Rock 95 and a Half - Acadiana's Rock" and later sold to the now defunct Citadel Broadcasting. (Now Cumulus Media) On March 1, 1996 the station flipped from the Modern Rock format to its now current Contemporary Hip Hop and R&B.

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Coordinates: 30°21′07″N 92°10′52″W / 30.352°N 92.181°W / 30.352; -92.181