Entravision Honors Memory of Jenni Rivera, Host of Popular Radio Show "Contacto Directo con Jenni Rivera"

Tributes to Air Across Entravision's Radio Properties Throughout December

Dec 11, 2012, 08:00 ET from Entravision Communications Corporation

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --


Entravision Communications Corporation will be hosting a series of tributes to honor the memory of Jenni Rivera, the successful Mexican-American regional artist whose music and personality have resonated with fans around the world. The tributes will be a part of her popular weekly radio show, "Contacto Directo con Jenni Rivera" and will air beginning this Wednesday, December 12th. These specially produced shows will feature a combination of artists, family and friends recounting the singer's life and passions, as well as segments from her show over the last year.


Wednesday, December 12, 2012 | 1:00 p.m. ET to 5:00 p.m. ET

Additional on-air tributes will be held on Wednesday December 19th and December 26th


From the show's debut in October 2011, Jenni instantly connected with her radio audience of Latina women. Covering topics ranging from entertainment, relationships, fashion and pop-culture, Rivera revolutionized the format by offering her fans an intimate look into her daily life and her personality.

"We are saddened to learn of the reports of the death of Jenni Rivera. We are airing several tributes throughout December to honor one of the premier pioneers of Mexican-American regional music to celebrate the tremendous contributions Jenni made through her music and personal life," said Jeffery A. Liberman, Chief Operating Officer, Entravision Communications Corporation. "Our thoughts and prayers are with Jenni's family and her many friends and fans, all of whom she made a great impact on."


On radio stations across the country, including the following Entravision stations:


Station – Frequency


Albuquerque, NM



Aspen, CO


La Tricolor

Denver, CO


La Tricolor

El Paso, TX


El Gato

Las Vegas, NV


La Tricolor

Los Angeles, CA


El Gato

Los Angeles, CA


El Gato

Lubbock, TX


La Tricolor

McAllen, TX


Que Pasa

  Monterrey-Salinas, CA 


La Tricolor

Palm Springs, CA


La Tricolor

Phoenix, AZ


La Tricolor

Reno, NV


La Tricolor

Sacramento, CA


La Tricolor

Stockton, CA


La Tricolor

Yuma-El Centro, CA


La Tricolor

About Entravision Communications Corporation
Entravision Communications Corporation is a diversified Spanish-language media company utilizing a combination of television, radio and digital operations to reach Hispanic consumers across the United States, as well as the border markets of Mexico. Entravision is the largest affiliate group of both the top-ranked Univision television network and Univision's TeleFutura network, with television stations in 19 of the nation's top 50 Hispanic markets. The company also operates one of the nation's largest groups of primarily Spanish-language radio stations, consisting of 49 owned and operated radio stations. Additionally, Entravision has a variety of cross-platform digital content and sales offerings designed to capitalize on the company's leadership position within the Hispanic broadcasting community. Entravision shares of Class A Common Stock are traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: EVC.

SOURCE Entravision Communications Corporation