CMG brings back DJ Laz to Miami

By on Aug, 18 2014 with Comments 0

DJ-Laz-and-KimmyCox Media Group Miami is bringing legendary morning show host, DJ LAZ, back to South Florida on WFLC-FM HITS 97.3 beginning 8/25. DJ Laz spent 22 years in the market at Beasley’s WPOW-FM Miami and most recently was live coast-to-coast on SBS’s WRMA in Miami and KXOL in Los Angeles.  He is also a platinum recording artist with hits such as “Move, Shake, Drop” and “Esa Morena” and was one of the first to discover and launch the career of national recording artist Pitbull.

“I’m so pumped to get back to doing what I love, in the city I love. Radio is about to get fun again!” added DJ Laz.

“I’m excited to welcome DJ Laz back to morning radio in Miami,” said Jill Strada, CMG Miami’s Director of Branding & Programming, “He’s a star with undeniable talent!”

Added CMG Miami’s VP and Market Manager, Rob Babin: “We are excited that DJ Laz will be joining our HITS 97.3 team and look forward to launching a new local morning show custom built for South Florida!”

DJ Laz will be joined by co-host Kimmy, who comes over from WFLC’s sister station WEDR.  “We have such great talent within our Cox stations, and I’m happy to be able to promote someone within the CMG Miami family.”  Strada added. “Laz and Kimmy together are a superstar team.”

“Thanks to Jill Strada and CMG Miami for believing in me and giving me this opportunity to grow,” said Kimmy.  “I can’t wait to get started with my new partner DJ Laz.  Miami mornings will never be the same.”

About The Author: Carl has been with RBR-TVBR since 1997 and is currently Managing Director/Senior Editor. Residing in Northern Virginia, he covers the business of broadcasting, advertising, programming, new media and engineering. He’s also done a great deal of interviews for the company and handles our ever-growing stable of bylined columnists.

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