The station went on the air with their Contemporary Christian Music format on October 22, 2000. WXGN was granted its original construction permit on February 9, 1996.
WXGN (90.5 FM), owned and operated by Joy Broadcasting, Inc. a non-profit corporation, is a non-commercial radio station licensed in the community of Somers Point, New Jersey, and broadcasts from the 801 Asbury rooftop in downtown Ocean City, NJ. The station went on the air with their Album Oriented Christian Rock format on October 22, 2000, and is currently streaming its broadcast signal over the internet via the station's website and can be heard on any type of telephone device through Audio Now. WXGN was granted its original construction permit on February 9, 1996. Bill Link (aka Big Bass Bill), the Station Manager, is a media missionary and actively promotes concert events by Christian Rock Artists.