The Beat 99.9 FM

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The Beat 99.9 FM
City Lagos State, Lagos
Broadcast area Lagos State
Branding TheBeat999FM
Slogan "The Heartbeat of Lagos"
Frequency 99.9 MHz
First air date 2009
Owner Megalectrics Ltd
Webcast Listen live

The Beat 99.9 FM is a Lagos based English speaking radio station centered on music, information and the Nigerian entertainment industry. The station started broadcasting on 9 September 2009.[1] It also features an internet Radio service and Beat TV.[2][3] It was the first African radio station to get verified on Twitter.[4] On Air Personalities of The Beat 99.9 FM include Toolz, Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi, Douglas Jekan, Osi Dirisu, Simi Adejumo, Maria Okanrende, Chris the Razor, Dami Elebe and Olisa Adibua.[5]

Year Award ceremony Prize Result Ref
2017 Beatz Awards Best Radio Station Won [6]


  1. ^ Daniel O./Jiggaz (3 February 2014). "An Open Letter To The Beat 99.9FM". Retrieved 11 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "About Us | The Beat 99.9 FM". Retrieved 2014-02-04. 
  3. ^ "The Beat FM". Retrieved 15 May 2014. 
  4. ^ "The Beat FM gets verified on Twitter". Retrieved 15 May 2014. 
  5. ^ "The Heartbeat of Lagos | The Beat 99.9 FM". 2013-10-18. Retrieved 2014-02-04. 
  6. ^ "BEAT 99.9 FM BAGS BEST RADIO STATION AWARD". Themunsongroup. 

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