Metro FM is a South African national radio station that broadcasts throughout the country 24/7. It is based in Johannesburg and owned by SABC. Metro FM offers listeners popular music, as well as the latest news, sports events, competitions, weather and finance. In addition, it is a sponsor of the "Metro FM Music Awards".

Languges: English.

Formats: Urban contemporary.

Genres: Hip Hop, Kwaito, Jazz.

First air date: October, 1986

Owner, CEO: SABC

Most popular shows and presenters

  • Metro FM top 40 - DJ Sabby
  • I Believe - Oskido
  • Morning Flava - Mo Flava, Melanie Bala & Owen Hannie
  • Kings Suite - Sphectacula & DJ Naves
  • Urban Beat - DJ Mlu
  • Weekender - MO G


Metro FM broadcasts in the following cities on FM, AM or Online:

  • Bloemfontein 98.1
  • Durban 93.0
  • Durban North 107.9
  • East London 107.7
  • Eshowe 90.3
  • Johannesburg 96.4
  • Middelburg 100.3
  • Nongoma 89.8
  • Parsons Hill 87.9
  • Port Elizabeth 100.5
  • Potgietersrus 106.7
  • Pretoria 92.4
  • Sea Point 91.7
  • Table Mountain 88.6
  • Tygerberg 93.0


Metro FM reviews

  • Nicholas
    Metro is the best radio station in South Africa. I listen to your online streams all the time. Songs give me energy and strength.
  • Luca
    I've been listening to Metro for a long time. This is my favorite station. Most of all I like the live streaming of the show Romantic Repertoire.
  • Yasmin
    Listening from Cape Town. A good SA online radio station, a lot of good music - that's what I need.
  • Sam
    Metro is the №1 online radio in Johannesburg. Great job guys.
  • Jaime
    I listen to Metro on my way to work. Cool shows and music. Thanks guys.
  • Wilson Marian
    The best radio with my favourite music. Thanks to the DJs for the good mood!