As a community radio station broadcasting from the campus of the City College of New York, WHCR seeks to provide skills in communications and related disciplines to students here at the college and community members. WHCR seeks to empower it's listeners by providing informative, educational and cultural programming that speaks to the diverse populations of Harlem, upper Manhattan; and some sections of the Bronx, Queens, and New Jersey.
WHCR's music shows are as diverse as the Harlem community. Tune in and you'll hear African, the Blues, Gospel, Hip Hop, House, Jazz, Merengue, Neo-Soul, classic R&B, Reggae, Rock-n-Roll and Salsa,. Not bound by playlists, WHCR's DJs play the music of their choice and provide much needed exposure for independent artists who are often locked out of commercial radio.