You have a blast listening to music, while working, working out, and driving in your car. Sometimes though, you have troubles finding a music station that fits you. Sometimes your favorite station changes and what used to be a couple of minutes of commercials once an hour has become a couple of minutes of music once an hour! Or maybe you are new to Mississippi, just visiting the area, or possibly just need a change. You have come to the right place.
Here we have all of the top Mississippi music stations in one place, you are sure to find one that meets your tastes. Try out all of the Mississippi stations and then give us your opinion on the best, worst, and any we don’t have on the list that should be. Whether you are in Mississippi for a visit or have lived here for years, we want to hear your opinion.
We have catered our list of Mississippi stations to the local opinions we have received so don’t stop sending them in. Music is an important part of our lives, in Mississippi, and anywhere else. Music stations are also a personal thing. What is music to you? Is it what gets you through your daily commute in Mississippi? Is it what you jam to in the shower? Is it what calms and centers you at work?
WMSI-FM (102.9 FM, “Miss 103”) is a radio station in Jackson, Mississippi, and owned by Clear Channel Communications. WMSI’s signal covers a roughly 90 mile radius around the city with an ERP of 100,000 watts. The station began in 1948 as WJDX-FM, an FM sister to WJDX (620 AM), broadcasting easy listening music in the early 1960s.
WJZD-FM (94.5 FM), known as “JZ 94.5”, is a radio station on the MS Gulf Coast and licensed in Long Beach, Mississippi, with an Urban Adult Contemporary Format. It is the heritage station owned by WJZD, Inc. and is the only minority-owned FM station in the Gulfport-Biloxi market.
WBUV (104.9 FM, “News Radio 104.9 FM”), is a news and talk radio formatted radio station based in Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, Mississippi. The station is owned by Clear Channel Communications, and they broadcast their format at 104.9 MHz with a ERP of 16 kW. The slate of programming is a who’s who of the most popular talk shows in the US. “Gulf Coast Mornings,” airs 5a-8am and is a live local broadcast with news and information of local interest hosted by Kipp Greggory. Glenn Beck is 8-11am, Rush Limbaugh is 11a-2p, Sean Hannity is 2-5p, Andy Dean is 5-8p, Todd Schnitt is 8p-12M and Coast to Coast AM.
WJNT (1180 AM) is a radio station licensed to Pearl, Mississippi. WJNT is currently owned by Alpha Media through licensee Alpha Media Licensee LLC and its sister stations are WJMI, WKXI-FM, WOAD, WRKS, and WJQS. All six stations have shared studios which are located in Ridgeland, a suburb of Jackson, while the transmitter tower for WJNT is located in Pearl.
WXYK (107.1 FM, “107-1 The Monkey”) is a Top 40 (CHR) radio station located in Gulfport, Mississippi, its signal covers areas in Gulfport-Biloxi area, as far as Wiggins, and online .
WGCM-FM (102.3 FM, “Coast 102”), is a classic hits formatted radio station based in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi. The station is owned by Coast Radio Group Inc. WGCM-FM’s 384-foot tower with a 50,000 watt signal can reach east to Pascagoula, Mississippi, west to New Orleans, Louisiana, and north to Wiggins, Mississippi. The transmitter tower is located on the Pass Christian and Long Beach, Mississippi, city limits line.
WKNN-FM (99.1 FM) is the heritage country radio station on the MS Gulf Coast, licensed to Pascagoula, Mississippi, USA, the station serves the Biloxi-Gulfport-Pascagoula area. The station is currently owned by Clear Channel Communications. A series of mergers including AM-FM and Capstar led to Clear Channel Communications acquiring the station in 2001. Clear Channel currently owns and operates the station along with sister stations WMJY, WBUV and WQYZ.
WKXI-FM (107.5 FM, “Kixie 107”) is an Urban Adult Contemporary music formatted radio station licensed to Magee, Mississippi, but its studio is located in Ridgeland. The station is owned by YMF Media LLC through licensee YMF Media Mississippi Licensee LLC, and is an affiliate of the Tom Joyner Morning Show.
WZNF (95.3 FM, “95-3 Gorilla”), is a CHR/Top 40 radio station located in Gulfport, Mississippi and licensed to Lumberton, Mississippi. The station is owned by Coast Radio Group, Inc, and they broadcast with an effective radiated power of 100 kW. WZNF’s upgraded 1,500-foot (460 m) tower with a 100,000-watt signal can reach east to Mobile, Alabama, west to New Orleans, Louisiana, and north to Laurel, Mississippi.
WJDX (620 AM) is a radio station licensed to serve Jackson, Mississippi. The station is owned by Clear Channel Communications and licensed to Capstar TX Limited Partnership. It airs a news/talk format. Mississippi Sports This Morning is AM-620’s flagship local program. WJDX also serves as the Jackson home for the New Orleans Saints and NASCAR.