WAVS 1170 AM Radio was the 1st 24/hr. Caribbean radio station in the Continental United States and has been in the same West Indian format for over 25 years!
WAVS 1170 AM Radio serves the Miami/Ft. Lauderdale market.WAVS's signal reaches as far North as Upper Palm Beach County, and as far South as the Florida Keys and even the Bahamas.
WAVS Radio operates in South Florida at an assigned frequency of 1170 KHZ, with 5,000 Watts non-directional daytime power as authorized by the FCC.
WAVS Radio is recognized by the Caribbean community as contributing to the vital interests of the community by its presentation of music, news, sports, and commentary.
WAVS features a host of experienced West Indian personnel who know the importance of news and information to the Caribbean audience, and who offer a variety of musical programs featuring Reggae, Ska, Soca, Calypso, and Urban Contemporary favorites.