Cumulus Media Appoints Sly King as Promotions Director for Cumulus Birmingham Radio Stations


CUMULUS MEDIA announces that it has appointed Sly King as Promotions Director for Cumulus Birmingham. King has been heard on Cumulus Birmingham stations for over 17 years, having started his radio career as an intern with Urban AC station, Hot 107.7/WUHT-FM, and later serving the station as producer of the popular nationally syndicated morning program, The Steve Harvey Morning Show. In addition to King’s new role as Promotions Director, he can be heard as On-Air Host of Hot 107.7’s The Happy Hour with Sly King every Monday through Thursday from 6:00pm-9:00pm, Fridays from 6:00pm-10:00pm, and Saturdays from 2:00pm-7:00pm. 


James Robinson, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Birmingham, said: “I am excited to announce Sly King as our new Promotions Director in Birmingham. I am proud to promote from within our Birmingham team, someone who has been committed to the Birmingham community for many years. I believe Sly will continue his dedicated hard work and will take the Cumulus Birmingham team to new heights.”   


Sly King commented: “I couldn’t be more excited and grateful for the opportunity to step into this new role at Cumulus Birmingham. I am eager to work alongside our tremendous leadership team and continue our efforts to make Birmingham the absolute best!” 


Cumulus Media owns and operates five radio stations in Birmingham, including: Hot 107.7/WUHT-FM (Urban AC), Jox 94.5/WJOX-FM (Sports), Jox2 100.5 ESPN/WJQX-FM (Sports), Jox3 690/WJOX-AM (Sports), and Talk 99.5/WAPI-FM/WZRR-FM (News/Talk).