WHUR Singled Out As NAB Reveals Crystal Radio Award Finalists


The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) will present Howard University‘s commercially licensed Adult R&B station serving the Nation’s Capital with the Crystal Heritage Award as it salutes all of the finalists for the 34th annual Crystal Radio Awards.

The celebration, which this year will be a virtual affair, is scheduled for April 13.

The NAB Crystal Radio Awards date to 1987 and recognize radio stations for their year-round commitment to community service. The finalists will be celebrated and the winners announced during a special awards program available exclusively at NAB Amplify.

For WHUR-FM, the receipt of the Heritage Award comes in recognition of its receipt of five Crystal Radio Awards for exceptional year-round community service efforts. Only nine other stations have received this honor.

Finalists for the 2021 Crystal Radio Awards are:

KBFB-FM Dallas
KCLY-FM Clay Center, Kansas
KDKA-AM Pittsburgh
KIKV-FM Alexandria, Minnesota
KIRO-FM Seattle
KKBQ-FM Houston
KKFN-FM Denver
KKZY-FM Bemidji, Minnesota
KMVP-FM Phoenix
KNDE-FM College Station, Texas
KOSI-FM Denver
KPNT-FM St. Louis
KRSP-FM Salt Lake City
KSBJ-FM Humble, Texas
KSL-FM Salt Lake City
KSTP-FM St. Paul
KTAR-FM Phoenix
KTMY-FM St. Paul
KUPD-FM Phoenix
KYGO-FM Denver
KYW-AM Philadelphia
WARH-FM St. Louis
WBAB-FM Nassau-Suffolk
WBAP-AM Dallas
WBLI-FM Nassau-Suffolk
WBYT-FM Mishawaka, Indiana
WCCO-AM Minneapolis
WDRV-FM Chicago
WDSY-FM Pittsburgh
WFXE-FM Columbus, Georgia
WGCI-FM Chicago
WJJY-FM Brainerd, Minnesota
WKTI-FM Milwaukee
WMCI-FM Mattoon, Illinois
WMMR-FM Philadelphia
WNRP-AM Pensacola, Florida
WOKV-FM Jacksonville
WPLR-FM New Haven
WSB-AM Atlanta
WSB-FM Atlanta
WSHE-FM Chicago
WTAW-AM College Station, Texas
WTMX-FM Chicago
WTOP-FM Washington, D.C.
WWPR-FM New York
WXOS-FM St. Louis
WYCT-FM Pensacola, Florida
WYKY-FM Somerset, Kentucky


Ten Crystal Radio Award winners will be chosen from the above finalists by a panel of judges representing the broadcast industry, community service organizations and public relations firms.

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