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Virgin Radio is a brand owned by the Virgin Group. Virgin Radio International was established in 2001 to develop the brand and has since built one of the world's most popular music radio franchises, broadcasting in multiple languages and music based formats in North America, Europe and Asia – including the Middle East – with over 30 million listeners worldwide. Virgin Radio stations in each country are owned independently of the Virgin Group and of each other.

Virgin Radio International
Private company
IndustryCommercial radio
Founded2001
Area served
Global
Revenue> US$150 million
Websitewww.virginradio.com

StationsEdit

Country Stations Frequency Year of launch Operator
Canada Virgin Radio Calgary 98.5 FM [1] 2010 Bell Media Radio
Virgin Radio Edmonton 104.9 FM [2] 2011
Virgin Radio Halifax 101.3 FM [3] 2016[1]
Virgin Radio Kelowna 99.9 FM [4] 2019[2]
Virgin Radio Kitchener 105.3 FM [5] 2016[3]
Virgin Radio London 97.5 FM [6] 2012
Virgin Radio Montreal 95.9 FM [7] 2009
Virgin Radio Toronto 99.9 FM [8] 2008
Virgin Radio Vancouver 94.5 FM [9] 2015
Virgin Radio Victoria 107.3 FM [10] 2019[4]
Virgin Radio Winnipeg 103.1 FM [11] 2012
United Arab Emirates Virgin Radio Dubai 104.4 FM [12] 2008 Arabian Radio Network
Virgin Radio Beat Dubai Online [13] 2016
Virgin Radio Chill Dubai
France Virgin Radio France Various [14] 2008 Lagardère Active
Indonesia Virgin Radio Jakarta 99.9 FM [15] 2016 MPG Media
Italy Virgin Radio Italy Various [16] 2007 Mediaset S.p.A.
Lebanon Virgin Radio Lebanon 89.5 FM [17] 2013 Levant Media Hub
Virgin Radio Stars Lebanon 89.7 FM [18] 2019
Oman Virgin Radio Oman 100.9 FM [19] 2018 SABCO Media
Romania Virgin Radio Romania Various [20] 2017 Czech Media Invest
Switzerland Virgin Radio Hits Switzerland DAB [21] 2018 Radio Medien AG
Virgin Radio Rock Switzerland
Turkey Virgin Radio Turkey Various [22] 2013 Karnaval
United Kingdom Virgin Radio UK DAB [23] 2016 News UK
Virgin Radio Anthems UK 2018
Virgin Radio Chilled UK

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bell Media PR på Twitter: "Bell Media Radio Extends Canada's #1 Hit Music Brand from Coast to Coast as The BOUNCE Becomes 101.3 VIRGIN Radio https://t.co/wqxquQWrhf"". web.archive.org. 29 July 2016. External link in |title= (help)
  2. ^ "99.9 Virgin Radio Launches in Kelowna". Bell Media. 3 October 2019.
  3. ^ "Bell Media PR on Twitter: "Bell Media Radio Extends Canada's #1 Hit Music Brand as 105.3 Becomes 105-3 Virgin Radio @VirginRadio_KW https://t.co/BsVeQZJqgr"". web.archive.org. 29 July 2016. External link in |title= (help)
  4. ^ "Victoria's KOOL FM becomes 107.3 Virgin Radio". CTV News Vancouver Island. 8 February 2019.

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