Behind The Buyer Of WABC-AM In N.Y.


By 11am Eastern Thursday, the radio industry was abuzz with the news that Cumulus Media secured a buyer for WABC-AM 770 in New York — once America’s most-listened-to radio station.

But, who is the buyer? If you’re a longtime New York resident, you know his grocery chain.

You may also be familiar with his radio show — a sign that the Talk format in place on WABC since May 10, 1982, is not going anywhere.

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