This blows by in less than four minutes, but is a good representation of what evolved into the Washington DC market’s biggest Urban station. Seemingly every major market had one by the time 1979 was over. A Disco station. If anything, this represents the format that put the final nail in AM Top 40’s coffin. By the time most of these Disco stations moved on to a different format, around 1981, most of the AM Top 40 stations had given up on the format.
Big Apple Airchecks - "Your Full-Service Aircheck Source"
Donnie Simpson is a big name in the DC market. To think, in many ways, to what came later in this market, it all started right here at WKYS.
Casablanca Records - THE Disco label!!
WKYS "Disco 93" Washington DC