Entercom has announced the launch of 987 The Breeze (WDZH-FM) in Detroit. The company’s press release says the station will provide the Detroit region with relaxing favorites at work with hits from artists like Elton John, Fleetwood Mac and Boyz II Men to Adele, Alicia Keys and Sara Bareilles.
“We are excited to launch 987 The Breeze and to fill this void in the Motor City’s music scene,” said Debbie Kenyon, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Detroit. “We know the station will become a must-listen to make your work day breeze by.”
987 The Breeze is celebrating its launch by playing 10,000 songs commercial-free. The format debuted at 5:00 p.m. on November 12. 987 The Breeze replaces 98.7 AMP Radio.
In other news from Entercom/Detroit, WYCD-FM has announced that Tom “Cadillac Jack” Kapsalis will be joining the station November 19 as Midday Host and Assistant Program Director. He most recently worked for WQYK-FM (Tampa, FL). Cadillac Jack previously worked at WWWW-FM (Detroit), KCYE-FM (Las Vegas), WXTU-FM (Philadelphia) and WMZQ-FM (Washington, D.C.)
“Cadillac Jack is a Country radio legend with a long history in Detroit, and we are excited that he is back,” said Debbie Kenyon. “His love of Country music makes him a great fit on WYCD, and we look forward to the new energy he will bring to middays.”