WVON is More Than a Radio Station. We are builders of Commuity. Watch Full Video We Are the Voice of the Nation The only radio station has chronicled the rich history of the Black experience! OUR PROGRAM LINE-UP Black Talk Powerhouse WVON’s massive influence has continuously positioned this media powerhouse as a leading institution for information and community empowerment. Special Features Chicago’s Black Cultural Experience Podcasts, audio broadcasting, events, talk shows, newscast, entrepreneurship and business news that matters most to you. Learn more
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Atiba And Darlene Talk With Hip Hop Legend Kurtis Blow On The New Version Of The Nutcracker
WVON Roundtable Are Black Politicians Doing Enough For The Black Community
Perri Talks With Pamela Denise Brown On The Stop The Buses Rally
Only one radio station has chronicled the rich history of the Black Experience in Chicago. WVON, The Voice of the Negro made its debut in April 1963. Decades later, those iconic call letters remain relevant, impactful, and compelling as we continue to deliver “Cultural Content on Purpose.” WVON is the essential storyteller within a vibrant community that remains Black and Proud.
Melody Spann Cooper and Michelle Obama Midway Broadcasting Corporation THEU WVON 1690AM is Chicago’s Urban Heritage Legacy Station. For more than 50 years, W VON’s massive influence has continuously positioned this media powerhouse as a leading institution for information and community empowerment. Our Mission
Chaka Khan, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee
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