Radio Terms pt 1?
What do these mean?
- gearboxLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
BMI - Broadcast Music INC (a music rights licensing firm... Almost all music on radio today is licensed or a fee has to be payed to play it.. BMI and ASCAP are the two main organizations for that in the US)
BM -(aka BPM) Beats a minute (measures tempo of a song)
AC - Adult Contemporary (Music that is considered to be current or within the last 20-30 years or so that is not hard and obnoxious but is popular music)
CHR- Contemporary Hit Radio (aka Top 40) Plays songs from most popular music that is the top requested songs in the land.Source(s): http://www.bmi.com/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beats_per_minute http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adult_contemporary_mu... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contemporary_hit_radi...
- 1 decade ago
BMI - Body Mass Index?
BM - Beautiful Music Format
AC - Adult Contemporary Radio Format Also Known as Lite Pop/ Adult Hits etc..
CHR - Contemporary Hit Music also known as Top 40Source(s): I want to work in satellite radio