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

December 11, 2012

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

    WHAT:                            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.

    WHEN:                            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

    WHY:                             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."

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

                                             City        Station - Frequency   Format
                                             ----        ------------------- ------
        Albuquerque, NM       KRZY-1450        Reg-Mex
        ---------------       ---------        -------
           Aspen, CO         KPVW-107.1      La Tricolor
           ---------         ----------      -----------
           Denver, CO         KXPK-96.5      La Tricolor
           ----------         ---------      -----------
          El Paso, TX         KYSE-94.7        El Gato
          -----------         ---------        -------
         Las Vegas, NV       KQRT-105.1      La Tricolor
       -------------     ----------     -----------
      Los Angeles, CA    KDLD-103.1       El Gato
      ---------------    ----------       -------
      Los Angeles, CA    KDLE-103.1       El Gato
      ---------------    ----------       -------
        Lubbock, TX       KAIQ-95.5     La Tricolor
        -----------       ---------     -----------
        McAllen, TX       KKPS-99.5       Que Pasa
        -----------       ---------       --------
      Monterrey-Salinas,
              CA          KLOK-99.5     La Tricolor
      ------------------  ---------     -----------
      Palm Springs, CA   KPST-103.5     La Tricolor
      ----------------   ----------     -----------
        Phoenix, AZ      KLNZ-103.5     La Tricolor
        -----------      ----------     -----------
          Reno, NV       KRNV-102.1     La Tricolor
          --------       ----------     -----------
       Sacramento, CA     KRCX-99.9     La Tricolor
       --------------     ---------     -----------
        Stockton, CA     KMIX-100.9     La Tricolor
        ------------     ----------     -----------
     Yuma-El Centro, CA   KMXX-99.3     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


Source: PR Newswire