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Get ready to win Wynona Judd concert tickets on KVPI The Legend

KVPI, The Legend 107.3 FM and 1050 AM is teaming up to send some of our listeners to see country music great, Wynona Judd, in concert at Coushatta Casino in Kinder Friday January 12. The show is a sell out but we were able to get some special tickets for our listeners. Here is how to qualify to win a pair of tickets: Go to our KVPI The Legend Facebook page, look for the Wynona Contest Page: Like the post, then comment "I Want to go see Wynona Judd" and then share it. Our drawing from our qualifiers will take place Tuesday January 9. You must be 21 or older to qualify Good luck from your friends at KVPI The Legend 107.3 FM and 1050 AM.

KVPI, The Legend 107.FM and 1050 AM is giving away Dwight Yoakam concert Tickets

KVPI, The Legend 107.3 FM and 1050 AM are teaming up with Paragon Casino in Marksville to send three of our listeners to the Dwight Yoakam show Saturday November 13. Here's how to qualify: Like this post, share it and comment "I want to Win". On Tuesday November 9, we will have a drawing from those who qualified on Facebook and we will choose three grand prize winners who will each win a pair of tickets to the show. One qualifier per family. You must be 21 or older to qualify. Good luck from the station more winners listen to: KVPI The Legend 107.3 FM and 1050 AM.

The Legend KVPI can now be heard at 107.3 FM

Ville Platte Broadcasting is proud to announce to our listeners that we have received approval from the Federal Communications Commission to expand our Classic Country signal and coverage to an additional FM frequency. The Legend KVPI can now be heard on 107.3. For those who love our Classic Country and Cajun music programming, you have the choice to listen to us on 107.3 FM or continue listening on KVPI 1050 AM. If you enjoy real country music with artists like Merle Haggard, George Jones, George Strait, Conway Twitty and hundreds more, be sure to listen in to The Legend 107.3 and 1050 AM. You can also listen in online at

Happy New Year from the KVPI Family

As we come to the end a very challenging year, we would like to thank all of our faithful listeners and clients for your support and business. We're continuing to stay up to date with the latest digital offerings but not forgetting our over the air listeners. As we enter a brand new year, know this : you can depend on us for keeping you informed with local news and weather updates every day, Swamp Pop on Friday, Cajun Music every day, La Tasse de Cafe and French News, Classic Hits on FM and Classic Country on AM , local sports coverage plus contests with great prizes. We capped off the year by capturing the "Uniquely Louisiana" award for our popular La Tasse de Cafe radio show. from the Louisiana Association of Broadcasters. Thank you to a dedicated staff: Cheryl, Deet, Tobin, Tuney , Swabby, Mike, Rose Wolf , Bert, Tracey and Dave. We have some exciting news to share with all of you in the next few weeks. Finally, all that we have been able to do is because of an owner who supports us and backs our efforts in giving back to the community: Dr. Rhonda Pucheu . Happy New Year everybody!!!

Salute to Heritage Manor Nursing Home

KVPI would like to salute all of the heroes working at nursing homes and hospitals for all of their hard work during the Covid-19 pandemic. We are planning special salutes to local and area facilities in the next few weeks. First up, we are planning to shine a special spotlight on the residents and workers at Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Ville Platte. Join us at 9:00am Wednesday right after La Tasse de Café on KVPI 1050 AM the Legend. We will be talking in the studio with Administrator Trey Prudomme . Our phone lines will be open for your phone calls at 363-2124. Call us up if you would like to do a shoutout to a resident or employee. Thank you for all you do at Heritage Manor Nursing Home.

Happy birthday to the late Eddy Arnold on Friday over KVPI The Legend

KVPI 1050 The Legend remembers the late Country star Eddy Arnold in all day birthday spotlight Friday. Be sure to join Cheryl in the morning and Tunie in the afternoon as we play back all of his biggest country memories. What was your favorite Eddy Arnold song?

Tammy Wynette Spotlight on Tuesday

KVPI 1050 AM The Legend will feature the hit songs of the late First Lady Of Country Music, Tammy Wynette , on what would have been her birthday on Tuesday. Join Cheryl in the morning and Tuney all afternoon as we play all her classic songs including "Stand By Your Man" and many more.

Happy birthday Sonny James all day Friday on KVPI 1050 The Legend

KVPI 1050 The legend will feature "The Southern Gentleman", Sonny James, all day Friday on what would have been his birthday. Sonny had 26 #1 hits and 72 overall country and pop hits. His hits include "Young Love" and "Running Bear". Join Cheryl in the morning and Tuney in the afternoon as they play back all of your favorite songs. Do you have a personal favorite?

Happy 88th birthday Loretta Lynn Tuesday on KVPI 1050 The Legend

Happy 88th birthday to the Coal Miner's daughter, Loretta Lynn Tuesday. Your friends at KVPI 1050 AM will celebrate the day by programming an all day birthday salute playing back all of her many classic solo recordings and her duets with Conway Twitty. Join Cheryl in the morning and Tuney all afternoon on The Legend 1050 KVPI.

Happy Birthday Bobby Bare in a Birthday salute on Tuesday over KVPI 1050 The Legend

Country music legend Bobby Bare celebrates his 85th birthday Tuesday. Be sure to join Cheryl from 8-12am and DJ Tunie all afternoon as we spotlight all of Bobby's classic country recordings over KVPI 1050 AM The Legend. Hits like "Marie Laveau" and "Detroit City" and dozens more will be played. What is your favorite Bobby Bare song?

KVPI 1050 The Legend will feature a birthday tribute to the late Merle Haggard all day Monday and Monday night

He was one of the most successful country entertainers of all time with 38 number one hits from the 1960's-80's. He was known as the poet of the common man and working person: Merle Haggard. All day Monday and Monday night, your friends at The Legend 1050 will remember the late Merle Haggard in a music spotlight with Cheryl in the morning and Tuney all afternoon. What is your favorite Merle Haggard song?

Happy Birthday Charley McLain Thursday with a KVPI Spotlight

Happy 64th birthday to Charlotte Denise McLain, who turns 64 years old Thursday. She is known to her fans as Charley McLain. Join Cheryl in the morning and Tuney in the afternoon over KVPI 1050 AM as we spotlight her biggest hits

Happy birthday to the late Dewey Balfa Friday. Listen to Cajun Rendezvous Friday 4-5pm

We invite you to join KVPI 1050 AM Friday afternoon from 4-5pm during Cajun Rendezvous as we spotlight the late Cajun musician, Dewey Balfa, on what would have been his birthday. We plan to feature Dewey and his musical brothers throughout the hour. We owe a lot to Dewey who was a Cajun music ambassador worldwide.

Happy Birthday Charley Pride Wednesday

Happy 85th birthday to country star Charley Pride Monday. Your friends at Classic Country The Legend 1050 plans to feature all of his greatest hits with Cheryl in the morning and Nancy Kay in the afternoon. Do you have a favorite Charley Pride song?

Happy Birthday Mickey Gilley Monday March 9

Happy 84th birthday to country music legend Mickey Gilley on Monday. All day Monday, your friends at KVPI 1050 The Legend will do a birthday salute to Mickey Gilley including all of his classic "Urban Cowboy" memories. Do you have a personal Mickey Gilley favorite?

The Original Country Gold Show Saturday Nights on KVPI 1050 The Legend

Check out the original Country Gold show tonight and every Saturday night with Rowdy Yates. The show will air from 7:00pm to 12 midnight on KVPI 1050 The Legend. He will be live on the air taking your requests, playing your favorite country oldies and giving away great prizes.  You can also listen online at Give a listen and let us know what you think.

Tune in to our weekly Fred's Lounge Radio Broadcast

Be sure to listen to our exclusive live remote broadcast every Saturday morning from world famous Fred's Lounge in Mamou from 9:05-11:00am on KVPI 1050 AM and on with announcer Annona Balfa and a live Cajun band.

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