Thursday, May 1, 2014

Tampa Radio: WTMP 1150 AM Relaunches Urban Fromat

Three years after switching its focus to a young Latino audience, Tampa radio station WTMP, 1150 AM, is returning to its previous urban contemporary formatm reports

WestCoastMedia announced Tuesday it purchased the station from Davidson Media Group and will go back to catering its programming to the audience it had served for 57 years.

The change means the return of the “Tom Joyner Morning Show,” as well as shows hosted by the Rev. Al Sharpton, James Fortune and D.L. Hughley.

Station veteran Larry Steele also will return with a show from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The all new WTMP 1150 AM kicked-off  today with commercial free music and programming will begin at 6am on Monday, May 5th with the Tom Joyner Morning Show.


  1. Woohoo! Welcome back. We need a r&b soul station, you have no competition.

  2. glad you're back looking forward to big things coming our way

    welcome back!!!

  3. They've been on for a while and I really did miss them. While they were gone we had no informational source in the community. Welcome back BOTB