|City||St. Matthews, Kentucky|
|Broadcast area||Louisville metropolitan area|
|Frequency||106.9 MHz (also on HD Radio)|
|First air date||1966 (as WKRX)|
|Audience share||5.6 (Sp'08 P2, R&R)|
|Former callsigns||WKRX (1966-1974)
|Owner||Summit Media LLC
|Sister stations||WRKA, WSFR, WQNU|
WVEZ (106.9 MHz, "106.9 Play") is an FM radio station broadcasting an adult contemporary format. Licensed to St. Matthews, Kentucky, USA, the station serves the Louisville metropolitan area. The station is currently owned by Summit Media LLC. The station is also broadcast on HD radio. The station's studios are located at Chestnut Centre in Downtown Louisville and the transmitter site is in New Albany, Indiana. As with many adult contemporary stations, WVEZ switches to Christmas music between mid-autumn and December 25.
The station came on the air in 1966 playing CBS' "Young Sound" Adult Contemporary format.
The station continued to play the Schulke format until 1984, but remained Beautiful Music until 1986. In April, 1986, the station switched to a satellite Adult Contemporary format, before going live in 1989. The station name changed in 1993 from "EZ107" to "Lite 106.9" in 1993.
On January 4, 2016, WVEZ rebranded as "106.9 Play".
- "Louisville Market Ratings". Radio & Records.
- "WVEZ Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- "HD Radio Station Guide". HD Radio. iBiquity.
- "WVEZ Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- Play Time in Louisville
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WVEZ
- Radio-Locator information on WVEZ
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WVEZ
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