On July 6-7th, the first ever Cultura Fest hit Greensboro, NC and was met with over a thousand attendees, 60+ performers, 2 stages, fashion shows and more. K97.5 / Carolina Waves Host, Mir.I.am, had the chance to chop it up with Cultura Fest founders Wordplay Dame & Mr. Aubrey Ways, about the festival, how they […]

Check out Mir.I.am‘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 […]

Earlier today, K97.5’s Mir.I.am had the chance to chop it up with UK soul sensation, Daley. The singer/ songwriter is in NC on tour in support of his sophomore album, The Spectrum.  The pair discussed the making and motivation behind The Spectrum, working with Jill Scott, and being on tour with Tiffany Gouché and more. https://www.instagram.com/p/BacEjrdnvji/?taken-by=daley Catch Daley […]

North Cack is getting ready to take over ATL this Friday!! K97.5’s very own Carolina Waves will be presenting an OFFICIAL showcase at A3C Festival & Conference with some of NC’s finest talent, including G Yamazawa 3AM Professor Toon Well$ Swift Danny Blaze Shame and Jooselord Magnus! The official showcase will take place during the A3C Festival at Ten ATL on Oct 6th from 8pm-2am!! If you’re in the […]

2017 Carolina Music Awards winner, Trez Falsetto, stopped by Carolina Waves Radio on Sunday, 8/13 for an interview with Mir.I.am and to drop his new single, “Blow” featuring Swift. Take a listen to the track and interview below.

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 919localtalent@gmail.com… Please include in your submission one song, a CLEAN edit mp3, along with your social media links, along with your website/ […]

Sunday on #919Radio, Mir.I.am 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  

Charlotte rapper, Well$, premiered his new Metro-Boomin‘-produced single, “Heaven’s Door” on #919Radio, and sat down with Mir.I.am for an interview after. The pair discuss his upcoming EP, The Way I’m Living Make My Mom Nervous — dropping in April, his recent tour, upcoming projects and what he does in his free time. Take a listen here.

Yesterday, the 1st Mirry Christmas Toy Drive, presented by Mir’s Empire and K97.5 took place at the Metro PCS on Capital Blvd, and it was a HUGE success. Hundreds of toys, clothes, bikes were collected for the children who reside in the Salvation Army shelters. Special thank you to all the artists, DJ’s, bloggers, managers, […]

This Friday, December 18th, Mir’s Empire and K97.5 present the 1st Mirry Christmas Toy Drive. K97.5 personality, Mir.I.am, will be joined by a slew of local, underground and indie artists, who are stopping by with donations including: Drique London, Drty Dame, Juzt KP, Rome Jeterr, Quentin Rashad, Jocelien, Ace Henny, Danny Blaze, S. Gold, SoFree Wisdom, Von Dupree, Nance, […]