Angie Martinez Joins Power 105.1
After the surprising news that Angie Martinez was leaving Hot 97, rumors are now confirmed she will be heading to rival station Power 105.1 to host afternoons in New York. She will also be doing a midday time slot for 103.5 The Beat in Miami.
It is reported that Martinez will start in July from 2 PM to 6 PM. The rest of the schedule will fall like this: The Breakfast Club (5:30 AM to 10 AM), DJ Pro Style (10 AM to 2 PM), DJ Clue (6 PM to 10 PM), and DJ Self (10 PM to 2 AM). She is expected to conduct her first interview before starting her new job with DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God.
"Angie is the Queen of New York City radio – she is an incredible talent who continues to blaze trails and we are excited to have her join the team at Power 105.1 and The Beat in Miami," said Thea Mitchem, Senior Vice President of Programming – Major Markets, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment in a press release. "Angie has a long, successful history and we look forward to expanding her distinctive style and compelling content to more of our listeners."
"I want to thank, Thea Mitchem, Tom Poleman and Doc Wynter for this incredible opportunity," said Martinez. "I’m excited to join Power 105.1 in New York and The Beat in Miami and expand my brand even further in the coming months."