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Where Did Kendrick Lamar Begin?

In honor of the annual WGCI Big Jam approaching us here in Chicago, I decided it would be appropriate to do a flashback to where it really began for one of the performers. 415 more words

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Former WGCI Program Director Kris Kelley Dead At 45

Radio programming veteran Kris Kelley was found dead in her Philadelphia apartment late last week. She was a program director and on-air personality, who spent 15 years at Clear Channel Chicago. 137 more words


Remembering DJ Timbuck2: Doing it His Way

The music industry is mourning one of our own – Chicago on-air personality Timothy Jones, better known as DJ Timbuck2, who at the age of 34 has succumbed to a yearlong battle with cancer. 2,193 more words


Legendary Pioneer @DJTimbuck2 transcends at Age 34 years old, one of Chicago's Heavy Hitters

Today Chicago has lost a pioneer in the game, Heavy Hitter DJ Timbuck2 ( pronounced Timbuktu 2 if you will), to a battle with cancer. I am only 24 years of age so since the tender age I can remember his name spinning all the time. 199 more words

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WGCI Big Jam Lineup Revealed: Kendrick Lamar, Future, Vic Mensa & More


The WGCI Big Jam is coming back this year and the lineup could not be any better! Last year we covered the 2014 Big Jam at Chicago’s Aragon Ballroom with performances by Juicy J, Rae Sremmurd, Migos and more. 73 more words


WGCI Summer Jam

The annual WGCI Summer Jam was last night at the United Center. The line up consisted of August Alsina, Dej Loaf, Fetty Wap, Lil Wayne, Sevyn Streeter, Trey Songz, as well as Chicago’s own Jeremih and Lil Durk. 52 more words

Chicago Radio Personality Dies of Heart Congestion

Ty Wansley, a former STL resident who spent 35 years as a radio-show host in Chicago, died Wednesday at the age of 63.

Wansley lived in Hillsboro and attended Jefferson Community College before starting his radio career in 1972 in St. 79 more words