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City of license Washington, D.C.
Broadcast area Washington, D.C.
Branding 98.7 WMZQ
Slogan DC's Hometown Country Station
Frequency 98.7 MHz (also on HD Radio)
98.7-HD2 for Classic Country
First air date 1946 (as WOL-FM)
Format Country
ERP 50,000 watts
HAAT 149 meters
Class B
Facility ID 73305
Former callsigns WOL-FM (1946-1968)
WMOD (1968-1977)
Owner iHeartMedia, Inc.
(AMFM Radio Licenses, L.L.C.)
Sister stations WASH, WBIG, WIHT, WWDC
Webcast Listen Live
HD2: Listen Live
Website wmzq.com

WMZQ-FM is a radio station located at 98.7 FM in Washington, D.C.. The station has had a country music format since 1977. Before becoming country, they had been WMOD, an oldies station. The station had originally signed on in 1946 as WOL-FM and simulcasted their then sister R&B station, WOL. The station had been owned by Sonderling, then Viacom, then AM/FM and is now owned by iHeartMedia, Inc. (formerly Clear Channel Media + Entertainment).

As of 2015, the morning show is the syndicated "Bobby Bones Show". Some previous morning shows include: "Boxer in the Morning with Aly Jacobs", "Ben and Brian", "Murphy and Cash", and "Jim London and Mary Ball".

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Coordinates: 38°53′13″N 77°12′04″W / 38.887°N 77.201°W / 38.887; -77.201