On October 27, 2020, the Federal Communications Commission approved an order allowing broadcast AM radio stations to voluntarily adopt all-digital service. This order will provide AM stations with essential flexibility to provide interference-free broadcasts and attract new listeners.
November 2, 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the first commercial radio broadcast. To celebrate this special anniversary, we’re shining a spotlight on 100 key moments in radio's history.
We hope you’ll join us in celebrating your favorite radio memories throughout 2020. Use the hashtag #Radio100 across social media to share these moments with the world. Here’s to 100 wonderful years of radio, and to at least 100 more!