WFJA and “Big John Ruth” are 2019 Beach Music Award Nominees

WFJA Radio Station and personality “Big John Ruth” have been nominated for the Carolina Beach Music Awards that will be presented November 10 at the Alabama Theatre in North Myrtle Beach, SC.   The awards will be the culmination of a 4-day Beach Music Celebration in North Myrtle Beach featuring numerous Beach Bands and Beach Music personalities.

WFJA Radio has been nominated for the top Beach Music FM Station in the Carolinas for the 1st time ever.    WFJA features Beach Music on Sundays from 1:00 until midnight and the word has spread through the station’s live streaming to listeners all over the Carolinas.   Sanford’s own Johnny Miller gets it started with his Beach Music & Oldies Show from 1-3 pm on Sundays, followed by “Big John’s Beach Party” from 3-6 pm, “On The Beach with Charlie Brown” from 6-9 pm and Fessa Hook’s Top 40 Beach Music Countdown completes the night from 9-midnight.


Nominees for FM Beach Station of the Year

WPCC  96.5     Clinton, SC

WLUS   98.3     Oxford, NC

WDZD  99.1     Monroe, NC

WSGE  91.7     Dallas, NC

WFJA   105.5   Sanford, NC


“Big John Ruth” has been a Beach Music DJ Legend for years and joined WFJA in 2019 to bring listeners “Big John’s Beach Party” every Sunday afternoon.    WFJA’s internet stream brings listeners from all over Beach Music country and an active call-in audience keeps this show hopping.    “Big John Ruth” – already a Beach Music Hall-of Famer has been nominated for the Top FM Beach Music DJ.


Nominees for FM Beach Music DJ of the Year

Mike Worley   WVCO 94.9     North Myrtle Beach, SC

Big John Ruth WFJA   105.5   Sanford, NC

Eric Bowman   WDZD  99.1     Monroe, NC

 Mike Brooks     WLUS      98.3     Oxford, NC

 Pat Patterson  WPCC  96.5     Clinton, SC

Mike Tillis        WZMJ  93.1     Lexington, NC

Trey Snide       WIZS    100.1   Henderson, NC


Thanks to all that listen to Beach Music on WFJA – 105.5 FM – Sanford, NC

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