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Cape Never Comes Off For September Hometown Hero
Maureen White-Schock of Ballston Spa is not only on the front lines at Albany Medical Center dealing with the high stress, high demand job of the health care world during the pandemic, but continues her job when she gets home. While she certainly is grateful to be blessed with a wonderful husband an…
What's Hot: Capital Region Playlist - Aug. 9
Whats Hot! New vibes from the Capital Region and beyond. This is a small playlist of people throughout the Capital Region who are doing their thing. These artists submitted music right here at Hot991.com.
These are the ones that I found had potential and people needed to hear...
UA's New Logo is Straight Fire [PIC]
Even without the return of athletics until at least the Spring, the University at Albany gave us something to be excited about with the reveal of an updated logo and mascot that looks freaking awesome. I never had an issue with previous "Damien the Dane"  it was a nice looking mascot but i…
Hot 99.1 Honors Mom & Son Dynamic Duo
Laurie Barrett and her 17-year-old son Brandon from Mechanicville are June's 2020 Hometown Heroes. What an absolute pleasure it was getting to know these two very philanthropic, caring people. It's nice to know that during these trying times, people are using their extra time for good, esp…
Mechanicville Hero Turning Dreams into Reality
May's Hometown Hero sounds like one of the most generous and kind men you'll want to know.  His name is Jim Welch and he's from Mechanicville.  Jim does something truly unique for children in need by offering up the gift of a comfortable place to sleep...
Who's Hot : MobBeatz
Congratulations to MobBeatz for winning Hot991's producer of the year award. MobBeatz is a producer, writer, and artist coming out Albany NY, originally born and raised in Turkey until he was a young teenager and then moved to Upstate NY. MobBeatz has been on the music grind and staying consist…
Yung Joc Clowned For Ridesharing
A video is circulating on social media with Yung Joc driving for a ride share program to make extra cash.  But you got these uppity chicks who needed a ride telling Yung Joc – “oh you must’ve fell off.”  Dude sounded like he was already fee…
Radio Exposure For Artists in 2020
Up and coming artists that are looking for radio exposure in the new year send your music to Hot991. You could get your song featured on The Who’s Hot podcast that is hosted by Keisharenee every Saturday at midnight. Catch new music and  new artist on the show and exclusive inte…
Keisharenee’s Favorite Christmas Songs
You know you gotta have a fire playlist for the holidays and having the best Christmas music is a plus as well. I mean listening to "Santa’s Coming to Town" by the Jackson 5 or "This Christmas" sung by Chris Brown always puts me in the Christmas Sp…
This Week's New Music Vibes
I said this before that music is very universal and it’s something that we all have in common—in the fact we all enjoy a good tune every now and then. Most artists give us a time frame of when they will be dropping new music or a body of work, that is unless you're Be…
Artists Looking For Radio Exposure?
Only three months left until the 2019 year is over and getting your music on the radio is a must. If you think you got the hottest song in the streets and it’s a certified hit, then send your music to the link below for your song to be considered for The Who’s Hot Sho…
Uncle Murda Was In The 518
This past Saturday we turnt up with G-unit's very own Uncle Murda at Putnam place. Murda brought the BK vibes up to Saratoga where he performed some of his hits. Murda is known for his yearly wrap ups and songs like “Whoa” , It Hit Different” , …
The Unluccy Luccy Kid , Tell Yah Story and Kirk Review
This past Friday, there was a lot of heat that was dropped from Kevin Gates to Dababy to Sheff G to Layton Greene and more. Perfect weekend to thoroughly check some new projects out and see what the hype was all about.
Brooklyn's rising star Sheff G dropped his debut album "The Unl…
Who's Hot: Artists, Music and Videos
Every Saturday at midnight its lit with new heat and artists on the Who's Hot podcast with Keisharenee. Playing new music and putting the 518 on to creatives out this way and around the way. If you are an artists or creative and want to be featured on the who's got podcast submit 
Check out new artis…
Labor Day Playlist Must Haves
I mean lets cut the story short any cookout , pool party, or holiday get together needs the right tunes to get the party started. I usually have a good playlist for before , during and after the party. Tomorrow is Labor Day which means no work , no school and possibly a few cookouts to attend...
Proud Marine Mom Honors August Hometown Hero
Penny Bartlett from Colonie is the proud Marine Mom of 26-year-old Ian and she wrote to us hoping we'd honor him as August's Hometown Hero.  Mom also told us that her son may be slightly uncomfortable with the 'fanfare' that comes along with it and decided to spend a fe…
Who's Hot Podcast New Music Every Saturday Night
Each and every Saturday night check out new heat from unsigned artists. Past artists on the podcast have included, Suave The Don, Apollo Rai, Kushie Sunoco, Elba Everlasting and Savage Beauty.
If you are an up and coming artists and want radio play send in clean edited music in a mp3 form to the link…

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