Hip Hop Fans Tuning to Europe, Africa

RadioTime, Inc.’s new ranking of the top hip hop radio stations among its users finds fans exploring well beyond the United States’ borders to find new music and on-air personalities. Stations airing in five different countries and broadcasting in five different languages are some of the most popular.

RadioTime has released its first-ever Top 19 Hip Hop Stations list, and New York’s Hot 97 takes the top spot. The list features stations across the U.S., Western Europe and even a couple in Africa. There are also a few Internet-only stations, such as sixth-ranked 181.FM The Beat.

Visit the RadioTime blog for more information: http://inside.radiotime.com/

RadioTime.com’s Top 19 Hip Hop Stations

1 WQHT-FM Hot 97.1 (New York City)
2 Sky Rock FM – 96.0 FM (Paris, France)
3 Choice FM – 107.1 FM (London, U.K.)
4 KXOL-FM 96.3 (Los Angeles, Calif.)
5 Homeboyz Radio – 91.5 FM (Nairobi, Kenya)
6 181.FM The Beat (Internet stream)
7 Kiss 100 FM (London, U.K.)
8 DWAV-FM Wave 89.1(Manila, Philippines)
9 Ado 97.8 FM (Paris, France)
10 WKYS-FM 93.9 (Wash., D.C.)
11 WPGC-FM 95.5 (Wash., D.C.)
12 Hot 108 Jamz (Internet stream)
13 BBC Radio 1XTRA (London, U.K.)
14 WVEE-FM103.3 (Atlanta, Ga.)
15 WBBM-FM 96.3 (Chicago, Ill.)
16 1Club.FM (Internet stream)
17 KMIH-FM 88.9 (Seattle, Wash.)
18 Capital FM-FM 98.4 (Nairobi, Kenya)
19 WPOW-FM 96.5 (Miami, Fla.)

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