Hispanic MEGA 995 HD3 launches in Detroit


MEGA 995 HD3, a HD Radio format on CBS Radio’s WYCD’s HD3 multicast channel, was launched 11/4 giving Metro Detroit listeners a Hispanic music option.  MEGA 995 HD3 features a unique format appealing to Latin pop music fans and Hispanics of multiple nationalities – Mexico, Puerto Rico, Central and South America and the Caribbean.

MEGA 995 HD3 will feature the hottest Top 40 hits by the most popular Latin artists including Shakira, Mana, Juanes, Paulina Rubio, Enrique Iglesias, Reik, Daddy Yankees and many more favorites.

MEGA 995 can be heard on-air at 995 HD3, online at www.megadetroit.com, www.radio.com, as well as via CBS Radio’s streaming partners, and through a variety of mobile devices.  Fans of the station can interact and stay up-to-date via MEGA 995’s social networking pages on Facebook and Twitter.

“We are excited about serving a growing audience in the Detroit market with a unique format,” noted Operations Manager/Program Director Tim Roberts.  “MEGA 995 HD3 will be an important voice for the thriving Hispanic population residing in Metro Detroit.” 

The Hispanic population in the Detroit area has grown nearly 30% in the last 10 years, and is expected to continue to be one of the fastest growing segments of the metro area in the coming years. (Source: U.S. Census).