Established on July 15, 1939, DZRH is the oldest radio station in the Philippines.
When was the first commercial radio station in the Philippines founded?
The First Radio Station in the Philippines
In 1924 an American established the first AM radio station KZKZ. But an archive of radio broadcast histories revealed that in 1922, an American woman named Mrs. Redgrave made a test broadcast using a five-watt transmitter.
What are the top 10 radio stations in the Philippines?
Top Philippines Radio Stations
- Wish 107.5 FM.
- Yes FM Manila 101.1.
- DWRK 96.3 Easy Rock.
- DZMB Love Radio 90.7 FM.
- DYRK 96.3 WRocK.
- Mellow 94.7 FM.
- 97.9 Home Radio.
- DWLS Barangay LS 97.1 FM.
What was the first FM radio station?
On March 1, 1941 W47NV began broadcasting in Nashville, Tennessee, becoming the first fully licensed commercial FM station. There was significant interest in the new FM band by station owners, however, construction restrictions that went into place during World War II limited the growth of the new service.
What year was heralded as the real birth of Philippine radio?
The Philippine liberation of 1945 heralded the real birth of broad- casting in the archipelago.