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Univision San Antonio “The Beat 98.5” Gets Its Own Big Three as Top Hip Hop Show “The Breakfast Club” Joins Lineup

By Univision PR Team

Aug 23, 2018

With Hip Hop icons Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee, and DJ Envy, featuring a mix of music and interviews with top names

The New York-based morning program will air in San Antonio from 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. beginning today

SAN ANTONIO, TX – AUGUST 23, 2018 – For years San Antonio basketball fans celebrated the Big Three. Now the Alamo City’s radio audience will have its own Big Three. Hip Hop giants Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee and DJ Envy are coming to Univision San Antonio’s “The Beat 98.5” announced today Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America. The trio’s legendary show, “The Breakfast Club,” will air Monday through Friday mornings from 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. starting today.

“The Breakfast Club” originates from iHeartMedia’s Power 105.1 in New York and airs on nearly 80 stations nationwide. Known as the “World’s Most Dangerous Morning Show,” the Premiere Networks-syndicated program covers pop culture in all its facets, with appearances by such current and future greats of the genre, such as Drake, Kanye West and Nicki Minaj, as well as cultural figures from Jennifer Lopez to Arnold Schwarzenegger and Hillary Clinton.

“Univision San Antonio’s ‘The Beat 98.5,’ has always been the city’s home for Hip Hop. The program’s addition to The Beat 98.5’s schedule gives the station a morning show with unparalleled stature and magnitude in the world of Hip Hop, and will add even more luster to the station’s already stellar lineup of talent,” said Chris Morris, vice president and general manager of Univision San Antonio.

The show, which has been named the most powerful in hip-hop culture for five years in a row, features recurring segments. Yee’s Rumor Report covers pop culture news. In Donkey of The Day, Charlamagne points out recent missteps by public figures. The People’s Choice Mix brings listeners 25 straight minutes of Envy’s award-winning music mixes. The hosts also have an active social media presence, with millions of followers across the full range of platforms.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

For details about the show and its hosts, go to https://thebreakfastclub.iheart.com/featured/breakfast-club/. For information about Univision San Antonio “The Beat 98.5,” see https://www.univision.com/san-antonio/kbbt.

Visit corporate.univision.com/newco for more information about UCI, and follow @UCIPRTeam on Twitter and Instagram.

CONTACTS:

Univision Communications Inc. Shavely Peralta (646) 560 4842 speralta@univision.net

Premiere Networks/The Breakfast Club: Rachel Nelson (818) 461 8057rnelson@premierenetworks.com

Tres Grandes Llegan a “The Beat 98.5” de Univision San Antonio Cuando el Destacado show de hip hop “The Breakfast Club” se incorpore a su programación matutina

Con ídolos del hip hop como Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee y DJ Envy, presentará una variedad de música y entrevistas a celebridades

El programa matutino desde Nueva York se trasmitirá en San Antonio de 5:30 a.m. a 10:00 a.m. a partir de hoy

SAN ANTONIO, TX –23 DE AGOSTO DE 2018– Durante muchos años, los aficionados al baloncesto de San Antonio han celebrado a los Big Three. Ahora los radioescuchas de la Ciudad del Álamo tendrán a su propio Big Three. Los gigantes del hip hop Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee y DJ Envy se presentarán en “The Beat 98.5” de Univision San Antonio, anunció hoy Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), la principal empresa de medios de comunicación al servicio de la comunidad hispana en Estados Unidos. El programa del legendario trío, “The Breakfast Club”, se trasmitirá de lunes a viernes por la mañana, de 5:30 a.m. a 10:00 a.m., a partir de hoy.

“The Breakfast Club” se originó en Power 105.1 de iHeartMedia en Nueva York y se trasmite en casi 80 estaciones en todo el país. Conocido como “el programa matutino más peligroso del mundo”, el show sindicado por Premiere Networks cubre todas las facetas de la cultura popular y presenta estrellas actuales y futuras del género, como Drake, Kanye West y Nicki Minaj, como también celebridades culturales, desde Jennifer López hasta Arnold Schwarzenegger y Hillary Clinton.

“‘The Beat 98.5’ de Univision San Antonio siempre ha sido el destino para el hip hop en la ciudad. La incorporación del programa a The Beat 98.5 le da a la estación un programa matutino de talla y magnitud sin par en el mundo del hip hop y hará que el grupo de estrellas de talento de la estación brille aún más”, dijo Chris Morris, vicepresidente y gerente general de Univision San Antonio.

El programa, que ha sido seleccionado cinco años consecutivos como la mayor potencia de la cultura del hip-hop, presenta segmentos recurrentes. El Rumor Report de Yee ofrece noticias de la cultura popular. En Donkey of The Day, Charlamagne destaca errores por celebridades. The People’s Choice Mix ofrece a los radioescuchas 25 minutos ininterrumpidos de recopilaciones de música premiada de Envy. Los locutores también tienen una gran presencia en redes sociales y cuentan con millones de seguidores en una gran variedad de plataformas.

INFORMACIÓN ADICIONAL:

Para detalles sobre el programa y sus locutores, visiten https://thebreakfastclub.iheart.com/featured/breakfast-club/. Para más información sobre “The Beat 98.5” de Univision San Antonio, visiten https://www.univision.com/san-antonio/kbbt.

Visiten corporate.univision.com/newco para más información sobre UCI y sigan @UCIPRTeam en Twitter e Instagram.

CONTACTOS:

Univision Communications Inc. Shavely Peralta  (646) 560 4842 speralta@univision.net

Premiere Networks/The Breakfast Club: Rachel Nelson (818) 461 8057 rnelson@premierenetworks.com

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