According to the Nielsen April numbers, WCBM has overtaken WBAL as the #1 News/Talk station! This is the first time since WCBM became a News/Talk station that they lead WBAL in all 12+ categories (average person, average ratings, average cume and average share), Monday through Sunday, 6AM-12 midnight. Could this be the beginning of a new trend in Baltimore radio?
And from http://dcrtv.com/ “WCBM Crushes WBAL In Battle Of Balto Talkers – 5/11 – Baltimore news talker WCBM, 680, is crowing about its stunning defeat of longtime news talker leader WBAL-AM, 1090, in the April monthly radio ratings. “According to the Neilsen April numbers, we see that WCBM has overtaken WBAL as the number one news-talk station,” according to a WCBM announcement. “This is the first time since WCBM became a news talk station that they led WBAL in all (age) 12+ categories – average pesons, average rating, average cume, and average share, Monday through Sunday, 6 AM to midnight. Could this be the beginning of a new trend in Baltimore radio?” ….