Virigin 95.3FM ( CKZZ -FM) is a Canadian radio station in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is transmitted on 95.3 MHz with a power of 71,300 watts from Mount Seymour. The transmitter supplies the larger environment of Vancouver. The studios of the station are located in Richmond. The transmission format corresponds to the adult contemporary style.


The Canadian Radio- television and Telecommunications Commission and ( CRTC ) wrote the 95.3FM frequency from in the greater Vancouver region. The station began broadcasting on 23 May 1991 at 8 clock in the morning and ran without commercial breaks is 27 May 1991. 1995 transmitter ( CKZZ ) and ( CISL ) were sold to Standard Radio. The competent authority has approved the $ 18 million deal. This was according to that of the transmitter distanced itself from dance music and the transmission format contemporary hit radio introduced, with which the target group of people, the audience 14-29 years ago it was possible to address. In 2005 there was a further change in the transmission format and it introduces the Top40 station name.

95 Crave

On 3 June 2007, shortly before midnight, the last song by Kelly Clarkson, Walk Away has been sent. Then the TGop40 transmission format has been set. At the same time the new format launched 95 Crave, which the rhythmic adult contemporary put more. In October 2007, Astral Media took over the station. 95 Crave was further operated until January 8, 2009 by Astral Media before the transmission format was changed again.

Virgin Radio

Since January 8, 2009, called the station Virgin 95.3 and sends since the latest hits in the Adult Contemporary format as the sister stations in Toronto


  • Breakfast with Nat and Drew
  • The Music Monkey with Jeff
  • Taylor Jukes
  • Perez Hilton
  • Simone Grewal
  • Ryan Seacrest