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Weekly Blend 6.12.23


Jon & Chantel’s Radio Adventures

Good News! New Beatles song

Bad News! The song is A.I. generated

Janelle Monae’s: Beyond Pop

Hoarding ketchup packets like Beanie Babies

Taylor Swift. That’s it. Taylor Swift.

Music content from around the web

And so much more


Jon & Chantel Update: Your Gossip Gurus 🎙️

Hello, Mix 105.1 family! It’s your favorite radio station head here, bringing you the weekly dose of laughter, music, and everything quirky. Let’s dive into the highlights from the Jon and Chantel Morning Show this week. Buckle up, it’s going to be a fun ride!

The Case of the Unused Decorations 🎊

In a hilarious segment titled “I Never Used It,” Jon confessed to finding decorations he bought online years ago but never used. It sparked a lively discussion on the show about unused online purchases. The hot topic of the day? Whether socks and underwear belong in the same drawer. And in a twist of irony, they pondered if a husband using Chat GPT to write spicy stories is considered cheating. What a riot!

Gaga’s Fans in a Tizzy 🎤

Our beloved Lady Gaga has stirred up a storm among her fans, and it’s not for a new album. The pop icon is the new spokesperson for the migraine medication Nurtec ODT; her fans are weirdly upset about it. Accusations of selling out and abandoning her roots are flying around. Some fans even linked their criticism to Pride Month. Oh, the drama!

Ketchup Packet Collectors, Unite! 🍅

Heinz has come up with a unique summer activity – collecting sauce packets. Yes, you heard it right! They want you to intentionally collect their sauce packets; if you do, you could win prizes. They’ve released special sauce packets, each depicting a food that a state is known for. The more states you collect, the more entries you get. Check out the full details here.

The Knuckle Cracker Date Debacle 💔

In dating, bad habits can cost you a second date. This week’s “2nd date Update – Knuckle Cracker” segment reminded us of this universal truth. Remember, folks, first impressions matter!

That’s all for this week, folks! Stay tuned to Mix 105.1 for more music, laughter, and good vibes. And remember, whether you’re a sock and underwear separator, a Gaga fan, a ketchup packet collector, or a knuckle cracker, you’re all part of our Mix 105.1 family. Keep the dial locked here for all the hits!


From McCartney to Monáe: Your Weekly Mix 105.1 Mashup🎵

Hey there, Mix 105.1 mavens! It’s time to dive into our weekly whirlwind of music news, artist antics, and all the juicy tidbits that make your ears perk up. So grab your headphones, and let’s get this party started!

The Beat(le) Goes On with Sir Paul McCartney 🎸

Hold onto your guitar picks, folks! Sir Paul McCartney is reportedly working on a new Beatles song. That’s right, the Beatle who never stops buzzing is about to give us another reason to Twist and Shout!

Janelle Monáe: From Music to Marvel 🌟

Our beloved Janelle Monáe is proving she’s not just a one-trick pony. She’s making waves in the Marvel Universe, and we’re here for it! And if that’s not enough, she’s also hitting the road for her “Age of Pleasure” 2023 tour. Salt Lake City, get ready to be dazzled!

Heinz’s Saucy Summer Shenanigans 🍅

Heinz is encouraging us to collect their sauce packets this summer in a move that’s got us all feeling a bit saucy. So, let’s get to hoarding those packets, folks! Who knows, you might ketchup to the grand prize!

Lady Gaga’s Fans: A Little Monster Meltdown 🥄

Lady Gaga’s fans are stirring the pot over her new gig as a spokesperson for migraine medication. But hey, even Mother Monster needs to pay the bills, right?

Alicia Keys: Live and Unleashed 🎹

Alicia Keys is about to drop five live albums, not one, not two! As she gears up for her “Keys to the Summer” tour, we’re ready to fall in love with her hits again.

Doja Cat: Turning Hisses into Hits 🐱

Doja Cat uses her claws to scratch back at criticism with her powerful track, “Attention.” Talk about turning a catfight into a chart-topper!

Taylor Swift: The Global Swiftie Gathering 🌍

Last but not least, Taylor Swift is about to embark on her International Eras Tour 2024. From Tokyo to London, Swifties around the world are gearing up for a grand musical rendezvous. Get ready to Shake It Off, world!


Music News/Culture From Around the Web🎙️

Hello, audio aficionados! Your favorite radio ringleader here, ready to dish out the latest and greatest from our sibling station, 92.5 The Beat. This week, we’re taking a wild ride through the universe of Janelle Monáe and a few other musical marvels. So, buckle up, and let’s hit the sonic highway!

Janelle Monáe: Pleasure Island 🎶

First up, we’re docking at The Age of Pleasure, the latest musical masterpiece by the one and only Janelle Monáe. This album is like a buffet of sounds, serving a delicious mix of R&B, soul, and pop. It’s like a musical all-you-can-eat that leaves you stuffed but reaching for seconds.

Janelle Monáe’s Musical Library 📀

Next, we’re diving headfirst into Janelle Monáe’s discography. From her debut album “Metropolis” to her latest release, “The Age of Pleasure,” Monáe’s music is like a box of chocolates – you never know what you’ll get, but it’s always delicious.

Janelle Monáe: The Silver Screen Siren 🎬

Did you know that Janelle Monáe is not just a musical maestro but also a silver-screen siren? Check out this guide to Janelle Monáe’s movies and TV shows to learn more about her acting escapades. From “Moonlight” to “Hidden Figures,” Monáe’s performances are as captivating as her music.

The Sound Sorcery of Janelle Monáe 🎼

Let’s not forget about the sonic sorcery behind Janelle Monáe’s music. From her humble beginnings in Kansas City to her rise to stardom, Monáe’s songs are a testament to her unique sound and powerful narratives. Whether it’s the toe-tapping track “Tightrope” or the empowering anthem “Q.U.E.E.N.,” Monáe’s music is a thrilling journey of unique soundscapes.

Too Short’s Dynamic Duets 🎤

Switching gears, let’s talk about Too Short, another hip-hop hero. Check out this definitive ranking of the best Too Short collaborations. From E-40’s “Rapper’s Ball” to Lil Jon’s “Couldn’t Be a Better Player,” these tracks showcase Too Short’s lyrical prowess and unforgettable style.

Dance Moves and Hip-Hop Grooves 🕺

Let’s take a quick detour and discuss the best hip-hop dance choreography in music videos. This guide takes us through the most iconic dance moves that have graced our screens, from the smooth moves of Usher to the energetic routines of Missy Elliott. It’s a must-read for any dance enthusiast or hip-hop fan! 💃

Too Short’s Top Collaborations 🎤

Next, we have a definitive ranking of the best Too Short collaborations. This comprehensive guide delves into the magic of unforgettable tracks featuring Too Short, a legendary figure in the Bay Area, hyphy, and beyond. From “Rapper’s Ball” with E-40 to “Bossy” with Kelis, this list is a testament to Too Short’s lyrical prowess and his ability to create memorable music with some of the biggest names in the industry. 🎶

Wrestling References in Rap 🤼‍♂️

Did you know that the world of wrestling has significantly influenced hip-hop? This article about rap songs with wrestling references focuses on the unexpected influence of wrestling icon Iron Sheik on hip-hop. From Nas’s “It Ain’t Hard to Tell” to French Montana’s “Diamonds,” the Iron Sheik’s larger-than-life persona and memorable catchphrases have made him a recurring reference in rap lyrics. 🎵

Snoop Dogg’s Doggystyle: A Deep Dive 🐾

Lastly, we deeply dive into Snoop Dogg’s Doggystyle, an iconic album that has defined and influenced the hip-hop genre for decades. This exploration provides an in-depth analysis of the album, its tracks, its cultural impact, and the unique elements that have propelled its enduring popularity. From “Gin and Juice” to “Who Am I (What’s My Name)?”, this article is a fantastic voyage into the world of Snoop Dogg. 🐶

Alicia Keys: The Live Album Legend 🎹

Last but not least, let’s talk about Alicia Keys. The acclaimed singer-songwriter recently unveiled five live albums and is gearing up for a world tour. These albums, recorded in various South American cities, are like a musical postcard from Alicia, showcasing her ability to transcend language and cultural barriers. And let’s not forget about her upcoming ‘Keys to the Summer’ tour, which promises to be a musical fiesta like no other.

That’s all the musical morsels we have for you this week, folks! Stay tuned for more melodious updates from the world of music. And remember, whether you’re into the Top 40 or hip-hop and R&B, Mix 105.1 and 92.5 The Beat are your musical maestros.

Keep the beats banging and the music flowing! 🎶


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