100 relations: A State of Trance, Adult Top 40, American Top 40, AnnaGrace, Armin van Buuren, Barrie, Basshunter, Benny Benassi, Bon Jovi, Brampton, Canada, Canada's Wonderland, Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, Cascada, Central Ontario, CFXJ-FM, Chris Sheppard (DJ), CHUM-FM, CHWE-FM, CIAO (AM), CING-FM, CIRR-FM, City of license, CJAQ-FM, CJFM-FM, CKDX-FM, CKFM-FM, CKHZ-FM, CKIS-FM, CN Tower, Contemporary hit radio, Culture Beat, Daddy Yankee, Dance music, Dance/Mix Show Airplay, Dancehall, David Guetta, Dundas Street, DXing, Eatonville, Toronto, Effective radiated power, Elise Estrada, Erie, Pennsylvania, Evanov Radio Group, Ferry Corsten, FM broadcasting, Freestyle music, Georgetown, Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Guelph, ..., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Halton Hills, HD Radio, Hertz, Hip hop, Jack FM, Jesse McCartney, JoJo (singer), Kevin Lyttle, Kitchener, Ontario, Len (band), MC Mario, Mediabase, Metre, Montreal, New York City, Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems, Oldies, Ontario Place, Orangeville, Ontario, Paul van Dyk, Polson Pier, Pop music, Radio station, Real McCoy (band), Reggae, Rhythm and blues, Rhythmic contemporary, Rupee, Ryan Seacrest, Sarina Paris, Snap!, Stevie B, The Boomtang Boys, Tiësto, Top 40, Toronto, Ultra Music, Waldo's People, Watt, What Do You Got?, WHTZ, Winnipeg, WRTS, 1970s in music, 1980s in music, 1985 United States–Canada tornado outbreak, 1995 in radio, 1998 in radio, 2009 in North-American radio. Expand index (50 more) » « Shrink index
A State of Trance (often abbreviated as ASOT) is a weekly radio show aired every Thursday at 20:00 (CET) and 14:00 (EST), hosted by prominent music producer and DJ Armin van Buuren and Ruben de Ronde.
The Adult Top 40 (also known as Adult Pop Songs) chart is published weekly by ''Billboard'' magazine and ranks "the most popular adult top 40 as based on radio airplay detections measured by Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems." It is a format in which the genre is geared more towards an adult audience who are not into hard rock, hip hop, or adult contemporary fare.
American Top 40 (commonly abbreviated to AT40) is an internationally syndicated, independent song countdown radio program created by Casey Kasem, Don Bustany, Tom Rounds and Ron Jacobs.
Ian van Dahl under the name Annagrace was a Belgian vocal trance, eurodance and house project fronted by Belgian singer Annemie Coenen, songwriters and producers Christophe Chantzis and Erik Vanspauwen and DJ/producers Peter Luts and Dave McCullen.
Armin van Buuren OON (born 25 December 1976) is a Dutch DJ, record producer and remixer from South Holland.
Barrie is a city, and manifesting regional centre in Central Ontario, Canada, positioned on the shores of Kempenfelt Bay, the western arm of Lake Simcoe.
Jonas Erik Altberg (born 22 December 1984 in Halmstad), better known by his stage name Basshunter (Swedish pronunciation) is a record producer and DJ.
Marco "Benny" Benassi (born 13 July 1967) is an Italian DJ, record producer and remixer.
Bon Jovi is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey.
Brampton is a city in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
Canada's Wonderland is a theme park located in Vaughan, Ontario, a suburb approximately north of Downtown Toronto.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC, Conseil de la radiodiffusion et des télécommunications canadiennes) is a public organization in Canada with mandate as a regulatory agency for broadcasting and telecommunications.
Cascada (Spanish for Waterfall) are a German dance music act founded in 2004 by singer Natalie Horler, DJ Manian and DJ Yanou.
Central Ontario is a secondary region of Southern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario that lies between Georgian Bay and the eastern end of Lake Ontario.
CFXJ-FM is a Canadian radio station broadcasting at 93.5 FM in Toronto, Ontario owned by Newcap Radio.
Chris Sheppard (also known as DJ Dogwhistle) is a Canadian born Canadian former DJ and musician.
CHUM-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 104.5 MHz in Toronto, Ontario.
CHWE-FM is a Canadian radio station broadcasting at 106.1 FM in Winnipeg, Manitoba owned by Evanov Radio Group.
CIAO is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 530 AM in Brampton, Ontario.
CING-FM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 95.3 FM in Hamilton, Ontario.
CIRR-FM, branded as 103.9 Proud FM, is a radio station in Toronto, Ontario, licensed to serve the city's gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities, launched in 2007.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
In American, Canadian and Philippine broadcasting, a city of license or community of license is the community that a radio station or television station is officially licensed to serve by that country's broadcast regulator.
CJAQ-FM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 96.9 FM in Calgary, Alberta.
CJFM-FM (95.9 MHz) is a commercial English language radio station located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
CKDX-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 88.5 FM in the Greater Toronto Area, although the station is officially licensed to Newmarket, Ontario, CKDX's studios are located on Dundas Street West in the Eatonville neighbourhood of Toronto, while its transmitter is located near Aurora.
CKFM-FM, also known as 99.9 Virgin Radio, is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 99.9 FM in Toronto, Ontario.
CKHZ-FM is a Canadian radio station, serving the Halifax Metropolitan area broadcasting at 103.5 FM owned by Evanov Radio Group (HFX Broadcasting Inc.). The station broadcasts a country music format branded as Hot Country 103.5.
CKIS-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 92.5 MHz in Toronto, Ontario.
The CN Tower (Tour CN) is a concrete communications and observation tower located in the downtown core of the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Contemporary hit radio (also known as CHR, contemporary hits, hit list, current hits, hit music, top 40, or pop radio) is a radio format that is common in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Trinidad and Tobago, South Africa, and the Philippines, that focuses on playing current and recurrent popular music as determined by the top 40 music charts.
Culture Beat is a German Eurodance project formed in 1989 by Torsten Fenslau.
Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez (born February 3, 1977), known by his stage name Daddy Yankee, is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter, rapper, actor, and record producer.
Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.
Dance/Mix Show Airplay (formerly Hot Dance Airplay) is a monitored electronic dance music radio chart that is featured weekly in Billboard magazine.
Dancehall is a genre of Jamaican popular music that originated in the late 1970s.
Pierre David Guetta (born 7 November 1967) is a French DJ, songwriter, record producer and remixer who has sold over nine million albums and thirty million singles worldwide.
Dundas Street, is a major historic arterial road in Ontario, Canada.
DXing is the hobby of receiving and identifying distant radio or television signals, or making two way radio contact with distant stations in amateur radio, citizens' band radio or other two way radio communications.
Eatonville is a neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Effective radiated power (ERP), synonymous with equivalent radiated power, is an IEEE standardized definition of directional radio frequency (RF) power, such as that emitted by a radio transmitter.
Elise Estrada (born July 30, 1987) is a Filipino-Canadian pop singer-songwriter and actress.
Erie is a city in and the county seat of Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States.
Evanov Radio Group is a Canadian radio broadcasting company.
Ferry Corsten (born 4 December 1973) is a Dutch DJ, record producer and remixer from Rotterdam.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
Freestyle is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in the United States in the 1980s.
Georgetown is a community in the town of Halton Hills, Ontario, Canada and is part of the Regional Municipality of Halton.
Guelph (Canada 2016 Census population 131,794) is a city in southwestern Ontario, Canada.
Halifax, officially known as the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM), is the capital of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.
Halton Hills is a town in the Regional Municipality of Halton, located in the northwestern end of the Greater Toronto Area, Ontario, Canada with a population of 61,161 (2016).
HD Radio is a trademarked term for iBiquity's in-band on-channel (IBOC) digital radio technology used by AM and FM radio stations to transmit audio and data by using a digital signal embedded "on-frequency" immediately above and below a station's standard analog signal, providing the means to listen to the same program in either HD (digital radio with less noise) or as a standard broadcast (analog radio with standard sound quality).
The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.
Hip hop, or hip-hop, is a subculture and art movement developed in the Bronx in New York City during the late 1970s.
JACK FM is a radio network branding licensed by Sparknet Communications to media outlets in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Russia.
Jesse McCartney (born April 9, 1987) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor.
Joanna Noëlle Levesque (born December 20, 1990), known professionally as JoJo, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
Kevin Lyttle (born Lescott Kevin Lyttle Coombs, 14 September 1976) is a Vincentian soca artist, who had a worldwide hit with "Turn Me On" in 2004, recorded with the dancehall artist Spragga Benz.
The City of Kitchener is a city in Southern Ontario, Canada.
Len is a Canadian alternative rock duo from Toronto, Ontario.
Mario Tremblay, better known under his moniker MC Mario, is a French Canadian song producer, disc jockey and radio host from Montreal, Quebec.
Mediabase is a music industry service that monitors radio station airplay in 180 US and Canadian markets.
The metre (British spelling and BIPM spelling) or meter (American spelling) (from the French unit mètre, from the Greek noun μέτρον, "measure") is the base unit of length in some metric systems, including the International System of Units (SI).
Montreal (officially Montréal) is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems, better known as BDS, is a service that tracks monitored radio, television and internet airplay of songs based on the number of spins and detections.
Oldies is a radio format that concentrates on rock and roll and pop music from the latter half of the 20th century, specifically from around the mid-1950s to the 1970s or 1980s.
Ontario Place is a park and former theme park in Toronto, Ontario.
Orangeville (UA population 30,734) is a town in south-central Ontario, Canada, and the seat of Dufferin County.
Matthias Paul, better known by his stage name Paul van Dyk (born 16 December 1971 in Eisenhüttenstadt, East Germany) is a German DJ, record producer and musician.
Polson Pier, previously known as The Docks Waterfront Entertainment Complex (or simply The Docks), is a multi-purpose entertainment complex in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.
A radio station is a set of equipment necessary to carry on communication via radio waves.
Real McCoy is a German music group best known for the hit songs "Another Night", "Automatic Lover (Call for Love)", "Run Away," "Love & Devotion", "Come and Get Your Love", "One More Time" and the hit album ''Another Night''.
Reggae is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1960s.
Rhythm and blues, commonly abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in African American communities in the 1940s.
Rhythmic contemporary, also known as Rhythmic Top 40, Rhythmic CHR or rhythmic crossover, is a primarily American music-radio format that includes a mix of EDM, upbeat rhythmic pop, hip hop and upbeat R&B hits.
The rupee is the common name for the currencies of India, Pakistan, Indonesia, Maldives, Mauritius, Nepal, Bhutan, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, and formerly those of Afghanistan, Tibet, Burma and British East Africa, German East Africa and Trucial States.
Ryan John Seacrest (born December 24, 1974) is an American radio personality, television host, and producer.
Sarina Paris (born December 22, 1973) is a Canadian singer and songwriter, best known for her international dance-club hits "Look at Us" (2000) and "Just About Enough" (2001).
Snap! are a German Eurodance group formed in 1989 by producers Michael Münzing and Luca Anzilotti.
Stevie B (born Steven Bernard Hill, April 19, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer, who was influential in the freestyle and Hi-NRG dance music scene of the late 1980s, mostly in Miami.
The Boomtang Boys are a trio of Canadian dance-remix musicians and music producers.
Tijs Michiel Verwest OON (born 17 January 1969), better known by his stage name Tiësto, is a Dutch DJ and record producer from Breda.
In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.
Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.
Ultra Music is a worldwide music entity, comprising Ultra Records, Ultra Music Publishing, and Empire Artist Management.
Waldo's People is a Finnish Eurodance band.
The watt (symbol: W) is a unit of power.
"What Do You Got?" is a song by American rock band Bon Jovi.
WHTZ (100.3 FM) – branded Z100 – is a commercial Top 40 (CHR) radio station licensed to Newark, New Jersey and serving the New York City metropolitan area.
Winnipeg is the capital and largest city of the province of Manitoba in Canada.
WRTS ("Star 104", 103.7 FM) is a Top 40 (CHR) formatted radio station in Erie, Pennsylvania.
This article includes an overview of the major events and trends in popular music in the 1970s.
This article includes an overview of the major events and trends in popular music in the 1980s.
The 1985 United States – Canada tornado outbreak, referred to as the Barrie tornado outbreak in Canada, was a major tornado outbreak that occurred in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, and Ontario, on May 31, 1985.
The year 1995 saw a number of significant events in radio broadcasting.
The year 1998 in radio involved some significant events.
The following events occurred in radio in 2009.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.