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Station Information for WPLJ-FM
FM Frequency 95.5
Station Address Two Penn Plaza
New York, NY 10121
Classification and Power B, 7200W
Transmitter Location Empire State Building
Contact 212-613-8900
fax - 212-613-8956
Station Staff General Manager - Kim Bryant
Program Director - John Foxx
Operations Manager - Tony Mascaro
General Sales Manager - Maire Mason
Format CHR - Rock/Pop
Owner Cumulus Radio
History From its inception until 2007 the FM station of ABC, the station went on the air on May 4, 1948 as WJZ-FM, adopting the WABC-FM call letters in May, 1953. Progressive rock WABC-FM became WPLJ on February 14, 1971 (Album Rock format), becoming WWPR on 12/17/87 and back to WPLJ on December, 1988. Top 40 or Hot AC format since June 30, 1983.
Comments Disney/ABC completed its sale of WPLJ to Citadel Broadcasting on June 12, 2007. Citadel was acquired by Cumulus Media in September, 2011.

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