KREM FM was established in 1989. It broadcasted its first transmission on 17 November. The broadcast of the station is available to the people of Belize, Central America. It is an FM band channel, which broadcasts its transmission on91.1, 96.5, and 101.1 MHz frequency. Also, the repeater shows are available on other frequencies. Like it serves the Corozal community at 91.1 MHz frequency and Belmopan people at 101.1 MHz frequency. The branding name of radio is KREM, and the formal call sign is VMP.
The radio transmitter uses 96,500 watts of energy for programming. The owner of the FM is Kremandala Ltd. The station broadcasts 24 hours throughout the week. It is an English radio which focuses on targeting adult contemporary people. Anyone can listen to live radio from its website as well as http://www.krembz.com/.
The slogan of the radio is “the mighty Mandingo”.
Program Format of KREM FM:
The network is audio-visual. It provides many formats like all varieties of music (country, dancehall, gospel, hip hop, jazz, oldies, rap, soca, R&B, reggae), top stories, national and international news, weather updates, and announcements. It is a commercial radio which airs advertisements of different trade goods.
Daily Programming of the Station:
The channel broadcasts many of the programs daily, but some are here. It airs:
“R&B-Reggae-Dancehall-Oldies” seven days from 12 am to 5 am.
“Blazing Reggae vibes” five days a week from 5 am to 6:30 am.
“Local News” for four days of the week from 6:30 am to 7 am.
“WUB morning vibes” for five days of the week from 7 am to 9 am.
“Da morning stew with breaking News every top of the hour” from 9 am to 1:15 pm.
“Love jam session” for five days a week from 1:15 pm to 3 pm.
“News brief” throughout the week from 3 pm to 3:10 pm.
“Da show” for six days from 3:10 pm to 5:15 pm.
“Main newscast” for seven days from 17:15 to 18:00.
“R&B-reggae-oldies” for the first three days of the week from evening 6 to 7:30.
“Press Cadogan” only on Wednesday from evening 7:30 to 8:30 pm.
“Focal point” only on Monday from 10:30 pm to 12 am.
Broadcasters of Radio:
Malcolm Hyde, Mr. Frisco, J.C Arzu, Lisa Love Kerr, Tony G, Rocka, Virginia Echols, Tony Wright, Bigga Ford, Evan Neal are the most famous hosts of the radio.
Physical address: KREM Radio Belize 3304 Partridge Street, Belize City P.O. Box 15 Belize, Central America
Phone Numbers: (501)-202-4409, (501)-222-4299
Official Website: http://www.krembz.com/