Chris Edmonds Named New Afternoon Drive Host at Magic 105.1 FM in the Motor City

May 26, 2010

Greater Media announces Veteran Motor City on air personality Chris Edmonds has been named as the new afternoon drive host on MAGIC 105.1/WMGC-FM in Detroit. He can be heard from 3pm-7pm, Monday thru Friday, beginning on Tuesday, June 1st, 2010.

Chris Edmonds has been a Motor City radio mainstay for the past twenty years.  He settled in Detroit, after having held radio jobs in Columbus, Minneapolis and Chicago. He most recently served as the morning drive host upon Dick Purtan’s recent retirement at WOMC-FM in Detroit. Prior to that, Edmonds spent 20 years on the air at WNIC-FM.

“Chris is one of Detroit’s best loved talents,” said Magic 105.1 FM Morning Show Personality Jim Harper. “He has bonded with listeners through his use of humor, humility and hard-work ethics. He will be a fabulous addition to the Magic family.”

“It will be terrific to be back working with Jim Harper and all the great people at Magic 105.1 FM,” said Edmonds.

A dedicated family man, he has been married for over 30 years to his wife, Elaine, and is a proud father of three grown children. In addition, Edmonds is an avid motorcyclist and has helped raise funds for a variety of local charities.