97.3 WBSS – Boss 97 FM

WBSS (Boss 97 FM) – Atlantic City, NJ – 10/16/94

At a time when many CHRs leaned towards R&B/Hip-Hop or Modern Rock, Boss 97 FM offered a Dance-oriented approach – making it seemingly one of the very few stations in the U.S. to do so (offhand, the only others I can think of were WBBM-FM/B96 Chicago and I assume KNHC/C89 Seattle – am I forgetting any?) This aircheck includes an amusing segment titled “Crow For Your Team”, focused on the NFL game taking place that weekend between two longtime rivals: The Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys.  Two listeners called in and had 15 seconds to explain why their team would emerge victorious.  The Cowboys fan was acknowledged as dialing from a  noisy “car phone”, and a “Judge Lance Ito” (from OJ Simpson trial fame) picked the winner. This was n...

WBSS (Boss 97 FM) – Atlantic City, NJ – 6/27/91 – Dangerous Doug Parks

“Broadcasting from a holding cell at the Atlantic County jail…“ Boss 97 was a high-energy Rhythmic CHR that had an impressive run of over 8 years — outlasting many of its peers in the format. More information about the history of the station can be found here.

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