Looking for something to do DFW? Comedian Kountry Wayne will be doing his thing tonight, tomorrow, and Sunday at the Arlington Improv! Follow The Beat On Twitter: He stopped by 97.9 The Beat today to chop it up with DJ Kayotik and it was crazy. Check out the funny, exclusive video below: Sign Up For […]

https://www.instagram.com/p/BMnJq-ngKhT/?taken-by=simoneshepherd While the nation is still processing one of our wildest presidential elections in U.S. history and working to accept Donald Trump as our president-elect, many are using their voices and platforms to speak out. Celebrities like rappers Killer Mike and Bun B have taken to the airwaves to put us on game as to […]

We’re proud to share that our very own DJ J Kruz earned the attention of the press with his crazy social media presence. The Talent Report, a website highlighting the best in rising talent, social media stars and hot new music, spotted our night show talent. The article notes the best practices DJ J Kruz […]

It’s back! The  7th Annual Halloween Bash Saturday, October 31 featuring DJ Spinderella and her friends including “SHOCK G” of Digital Underground featuring The Humpty Hump, along with DJ Fuze & Peewee and hosted by Movie Love!  They want to invite you to the hottest and sexiest Halloween party in the Metroplex! It takes place Saturday, October 31st at the Hotel InterContinental […]

The Latest Music, Celebrities and Interviews:   We may be more than halfway through 2015 but it’s never too late for people outside to check out new artists. Dallas’ own Post Malone is one of “20 Rappers to Watch In 2015” according to Hip-Hop Lifestyle magazine and website Complex.com. Post isn’t the only Texas representer […]

Dr. Dre has announced his final album coming Friday and a DFW artist was instrumental in making it happen. Rapper “JT” now known as Justus will appear on 2 tracks on the album “Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre.” Click here for more info! Click here for more info! Back in February we announced that […]

97.9 The Beat is giving to the opportunity to join Wendy Williams this Friday, August 7th, 2015 for the “Sit Down Tour… Too Real For Stand Up” at the Verizon Theatre At Grand Prairie. Williams, modern media legend and host of her popular Emmy nominated The Wendy Williams Show, brings her singular brand of talk, […]

Selfie sticks are super popular right now but they are now banned at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth & the Dallas Museum of Art, plus other DFW museums, because of the risk to damage to the artwork!  Guess I won’t be hitting up any museums soon!   CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL […]