iHeartMedia Akron/Canton announced today the debut of the new SUNNY 101.7, Variety from the 80s, 90s and Today, effective immediately.  SUNNY 101.7 will broadcast light rock favorites including songs from artists such as Adele, Journey, Kelly Clarkson, Michael Jackson, Madonna, and Maroon 5. To commemorate the launch, SUNNY 101.7 will feature 5000 songs in a row, with no commercials. The new lineup of personalities will be announced in the coming weeks. 

“We are thrilled to add SUNNY 101.7 to our diverse portfolio of stations in the Akron/Canton market,” said Keith Kennedy, Area SVP of Programming for iHeartMedia’s North Ohio Region. “SUNNY 101.7 will be a station all about fun and family, with personalities you can listen to in front of the kids without getting embarrassed.”