Monday January 4, 2021, St. Louis got a new home for Pop, Hip Hop, and Hope. BOOST RADIO expanded to KXBS 95.5, branding as “BOOST 95 FIVE.” The change took place at 9:55 AM, synced up and simulcasted on Facebook & Instagram live. (@myboostnationon both platforms). The video and & audio from those first moments is at https://fb.watch/2P6vzAJ4at/
Prior to the flip, BOOST was heard in about half of the St. Louis metro on a translator and two rimshots. Owner Gateway Creative Broadcasting is in the process of closing on the purchase of 95.5 from Urban One.
About BOOST: BOOST 95.5 is the nation’s first Christian Rhythmic CHR outlet. Launched by Gateway Creative Broadcasting’s 99.1 JOY FM back in March, 2014. BOOST broadcasts to St. Louis on 95.5 KXBS, to outlying areas on 97.7 KQBS and 94.1 KNBS, and online at boostradio.com