WWRL - 1600 AM KHzFormat – Talk / Gospel
Diversified music focusing on the young black community, emphasizing Motown, Stax, and Memphis Soul, and early James Brown styled funk. Their most famous disc jockey was Frankie Crocker.
URBAN RADIO TIMELINE
1970'sFocused on Philadelphia soul and other soul artists. Sounderling Broadcasting owned the station during this period and in 1979 Sounderling merged with Viacom.
1982Began playing gospel music in the evenings and gospel programming on Sunday’s. In the fall of 1982 WWRL switched to gospel music full time.