Our Story

Our mission is to spotlight local, independent, and national artists while fostering a critical connection to our vibrant community. It is through this commitment that we provide an engaging opportunity for the next generation of broadcasters.

Our carefully curated programming features the best of local talents, independent musicians, and renowned national artists. Whether you’re a fan of soulful R&B or classic hip-hop, we’ve got you covered – but our dedication to promoting music goes beyond just playing the tunes. We strive to create a platform that amplifies the voices of emerging artists. 

We believe in nurturing talent and providing opportunities for budding broadcasters to hone their skills. By engaging the next generation, we ensure that the rich legacy of radio thrives in the years to come.

As part of the Jackson State University family, we are deeply rooted in the local community. We understand the unique stories, challenges, and triumphs that make Jackson, Mississippi such a special place. Our programming reflects this understanding with shows that explore local issues, highlight community events, and celebrate the diverse voices that make up our city.

Commercial Free Programming

Our commercial-free programming provides listeners with an uninterrupted and immersive music experience. You can tune in to our station and enjoy a seamless flow of handpicked songs, deep cuts, and hidden gems.

Community and Culture

As an active presence in the Jackson community, we proudly sponsor events and provide a platform for local artists, entrepreneurs, and organizations to broadcast their stories.

Training the Next Generation of Broadcasters

We help students and aspiring broadcasters gain a well-rounded understanding of the radio industry. From mastering technical skills, such as operating broadcasting equipment and editing software, to developing on-air presence and communication skills, we equip students with the tools necessary to thrive in this field.

Support Our Station

By becoming a member of our radio station, you not only enjoy the benefits of exclusive content and special access, but you also become an integral part of sustaining and growing the music scene in Jackson, Mississippi.

Jackson State University

Our station is powered by Jackson State University, one of the leading HBCUs in the country. We are considered part of the Department of Journalism and Media Studies, located at the Mississippi e-Center @ JSU.