947, formerly known as 94.7 Highveld Stereo, is a radio station owned by Primedia that broadcasts from Johannesburg, Gauteng.
Its core purpose is to let listeners know the best side of Joburg by broadcasting the good vibes and the funky and funny attitude that sets it aside. Its line-up is mainly focused on the greatest music hits of the moment to help create a light and energetic atmosphere. Throughout its programming, it also features news reports and traffic updates, as well as fun competitions, such as Pop Quiz, which bring presenters and listeners together and leaves a smile on their faces.
This radio station also sponsors and promotes several events in Johannesburg, the most famous of which is Rhythm Run, a race where the best DJs help to set the mood and the pace.
947 broadcasts in Johannesburg using the frequency 94.7 FM and to the world via the live streaming feature on its website. The playlist with the info about the songs played on this radio as well as the podcasts of its main shows are also available online.
Most popular shows and presenters
- Breakfast Club with Anele, Frankie, Thembekile, Alex, and Cindy
- Fresh on 947 (Afternoon Drive) with Thato “DJ Fresh” Sikwane
- 947 Top 40 with Zweli
- Alex Cage
- Mix at 6 with Thato “DJ Fresh” Sikwane
- Andy Maqondwana