Check out‘s interview with King Fresco on Carolina Waves Radio, where the pair discuss his new single, “Got Lazy,” upcoming music, how he got his start in music and more. Watch “Got Lazy” below.  Follow King Fresco: Instagram: @IamKingFresco Twitter: @IamKingFresco Snapchat: KingFrescoRaps All music available on iTunes/ Apple Music, Spotify, Tidal, Amazon, and […]

Carolina Waves Radio, formerly known as 919 Radio, is the new platform to bring attention and exposure to NC artists. The new local radio program on K97.5 features upcoming NC artists and will air from 12-1pm on Sundays hosted by If you are a local, underground, indie, or unsigned artist who would like to […]

Tonight, one of the biggest hip-hop concerts featuring NC’s finest underground and indie artists hits The Pour House! Defacto Thezpian, Rome Jeterr, Danny Blaze, Oc From NC, Kid Infamous, Will Wildfire, Nyck Newz, Von Dupree, Lil Bob Doe, Tuscon, and Alex Aff. Tonight’s concert is hosted by from 919 Radio and Wade Banner will be on the […]

919 Radio is back and giving local, underground and indie artists a chance to be featured on K97.5. If you would like the chance to have your music showcased during 919 Radio, email… Please include in your submission one song, a CLEAN edit mp3, along with your social media links, along with your website/ […]

Sunday on #919Radio, sat down with NJ born, Durham-bred rapper, Defacto Thezpian, who has been featured on the show with his single, “Put It In Rotation.” Take a listen to the interview as the pair discuss everything from how Defacto got his start in music, to what’s currently on his iPod, dating life, favorite […]

Today on #919Radio, we drop new music from OC From NC featuring SoFree Wisdom called “Great.” Take a listen to the track here which acts as the lead single off his upcoming album, The 2nd Renaissance, which drops July 4th. Find out more about OC From NC below. Facebook: OCFROMNC Twitter: OCFROMNC Instagram: OCFROMNC  

K97.5 on-air personality,, had the chance to interview buzzing NC rapper/ producer/ songwriter, Ace Henderson, on #919Radio on Sunday, March 27th. During the nearly 30 minute chat, the pair discussed his upcoming headlining show at Kings Barcade on April 2nd, important life lessons over the past 6 months, the hip-hop movement going on in NC and […]

One of the hottest records in NC right now comes courtesy Nyck Newz, called “Glo.” The track has been featured on #919Radio, and was produced by The Chemist. Find out more about Nyck Newz: Soundcloud Twitter: @NyckNewz Instagram: @nycknewzsound

Check out new music from bull city’s own, Professor Toon, called “Who Gon’ (Stop Me).” The track appears on his recently released album, Take Notes. Find out more about Toon: Soundcloud Twitter: @ProfessorToon Instagram: @ProfessorToon Video:

Today on #919Radio, check out the latest from NY born, NC bred, underground legend, Tuscon, called “The Quickening.” One listen to the track and you’ll understand why it was chosen… The track appears on his most recent EP, The KillswitchTu EP, which can be downloaded here for free. Find out more about Tuscon: Twitter: @NTuscon Instagram: […]

What is 919 Radio? 919-Radio is NC’s spotlight on local artist. 919-Radio airs on Sunday with Mir-I-Am (1-4pm) and J-Breezy (4-7pm) on k97.5. To submit your music for play, send an Mp3 to: PS. SEND an Mp3 only (NOT SOUND CLOUD)!!!!

Today, we featured one of NC’s hottest up and coming artist, Ashley Marshell.  Press the play button to listen to her single “sold” To submit your music for 919 Radio, send an mp3 to