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The Real Reason Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon Are Separated

Could this picture of AMP Radio’s own James Steele be the real reason that Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are separated?

Could Mariah and James have had an instant match on Tinder? 139 more words

Music

Calgary radio station drops short song format

CALGARY – A radio station in Alberta has given up a format featuring shorter versions of songs which it said gave listeners “twice the music.” 351 more words

News

Jill's Fabulous Friend: Tiaras Are Only For Beauty Queens And Drag Queens

My fabulous friend just loves to talk and has been begging me to get on the radio. So I figured, since he’s always helping me in random ways, why not let him give a tip of the day. 199 more words

Features

Agree or Disagree: AMP Radio decision to change format to QuickHitz

AMP Radio made a very polarizing decision this week. They have decided to change their format from a Top 40 to a “QuickHitz”. QuickHitz, to put it simply, does not play the complete song. 296 more words

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Is the QuickHitz Format the Sweeney Todd of Radio? The Incomparable @JannArden Stands Up for Artist Rights

Jann Arden has made some of the best records of the last 20 years and is a Canadian treasure.  I first heard her when she was signed to A&M Records and have been a fan ever since.   631 more words

Jann Arden sounds off against radio station's controversial format

CALGARY- A controversial decision by a Calgary radio station to shorten songs has upset at least one local artist.

On Thursday, singer Jann Arden took to Twitter to sound off about Amp Radio’s decision to condense songs, so they can play more per hour. 101 more words

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A Calgary radio station is cutting songs in half so to not "bore" listeners

If you’re reading this sentence, it’s a given you like music. (Or, you got lost somewhere looking for guacamole recipes on Pinterest.) But you’re probably too busy with work and school and a social life to really listen to the thousands upon thousands of songs floating around in the ether, right? 650 more words

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