Classix-107.9Radio One Urban Oldies WPPZ (Classix 107.9)/Philadelphia has picked up the syndicated Russ Parr Morning Show to accompany your drive to work. The new show debuted on Monday, and will roll weekdays from 6-9am ET.
“This guy is fun, funny and all about winning,” said Jay Dixon, PD of Classix 107.9, WRNB and Praise 107.9 HD2. “I’ve heard about Russ Parr for years. He lives up to his reputation as a first-class broadcaster and content King. He’ll be the icing on the cake to make Classix 107.9 one of the greatest Classic R&B brands in history. We are too happy to have him on board.”
Ezio Torres, Station Manager of Radio One Philadelphia commented, “I’ve worked with Russ Parr in the past, and he is incredibly entertaining while being the ultimate, sales-friendly businessman. Listeners can now start their day with Russ, get through their workday with Lady B, and drive home with Dyana Williams. This completes our prime dayparts.”
Parr remarked, “As a Sixer fan, I’m excited to return to the airwaves in Philadelphia and look forward to sitting in the stands! Teaming with Philadelphia legends Dyana and Lady B is truly an honor! Our morning show isn’t just about fun and games. Hopefully, it will give a voice to everything happening in the city and the world. More importantly, our listeners will love the music they grew up with. Get ready for the most interactive morning show in America, Philly.”