Cumulus concurrently announced that it has appointed programming professional Al Payne as Program Director for UrbanAC KMJK 107.3 FM in Kansas City.
O’Reilly, a Kansas City native, started his radio career at KCHZ-FM in 1997, launched KCJK-FM in 2004, and did a nine-year run in San Diego at KFMB-FM until moving back to Kansas City in 2015 as Program Director of KCHZ.
Baker added: “Al Payne brings proven leadership with a clear vision of winning to the helm of our talented Magic 107.3 team. He is the perfect choice to rekindle KMJK to a new level of success.”
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Hamand added: “Al made a bunch of successful noise in Detroit! He is so plugged into what the Urban AC community needs. He will definitely wake our sleeping giant at Magic 107.3.”
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Payne said: "I'm ready to help maximize the Magic in KC with this great team Donna has put in place. The vibe of this city is incredible and I’m ready to dig in!"