Lisa Dent

Lisa Dent is a Chicago-based country radio personality on US99 Chicago. Joined by Ramblin' Ray Stevens, Dent can be found on air during the week-day, morning drive on WUSN, a CBS Radio Station, and weekly on the syndicated radio show, CMT Radio Insider distributed by Westwood One. She has served WUSN since 2002 and won a CMA Major Market Personality of the Year in 2005. Dent, originally from Rockford, currently resides in Chicago's western suburbs.

Ray Ray to Stay Stay

RamblinRayStevens811

Rambin' Ray Stevens to stay with WUSN for 3-more years. Breaking News: CHICAGO - US99.5 Chicago's morning co-host Ramblin' Ray Stevens has just inked a continuing three-year contract extension deal with CBS Radio.  Stevens, along with co-host Lisa Dent, garnered the show a Country Music … [Read more...]

It’s a Two-peat!

us99

US99, Lisa Dent, Ramblin’ Ray and Marci Braun pick up some new hardware at annual industry awards program. Annually, the Country Radio Broadcasters Association convenes, in Nashville, to discuss the state of the industry, meet with the artists and to honor some of country radio’s top stations and … [Read more...]

Word on the Street – Nov. 24

lisa-ray-win-thumb

Lisa Dent & Ramblin’ Ray bring home the CMA A belated congratulations to US99.5’s very own Lisa Dent and Ramblin’ Ray [Stevens] and the rest of the WUSN morning crew for their 44th Annual Country Music Association win for Broadcast Personalities of the Year in a Major Market. The duo … [Read more...]

Word on the Street – Aug. 23

kix-brooks

Wait for it…Wait for it… The official Chicago Country Music Festival headliner announcement is expected very soon. How soon is “very soon” is the question. Taunting fans, yet again, festival organizers posted on the event's official Facebook fan page wall, “Headliners will be announced very soon! … [Read more...]

Word on the Street – March 4

History in the Making Chicagoland truly has an amazing group of local country musicians but since last Friday that group, for a great reason, just shrunk by one. Katie Quick, a former school teacher turned aspiring country music star, truly has an amazing story and as of late last week, the … [Read more...]

Word on the Street – Dec. 12

hoylebroscoverthumb

The Grammy nominations are in. Taylor Swift takes eight overall award nominations for the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards. Swift, second only to Beyoncé who leads this year with 10 nominations, received nods for Album of the Year, Record of the Year and Song of the Year in the overall … [Read more...]

Illinois to celebrate Pat Green Day

[singlepic id=62 w=320 h=240 float=right] CHICAGO - Illinois Governor Pat Quinn will pronounce today as “Pat Green Day” in honor of the country music star, Pat Green. Joined by Quinn and US99 morning show co-host Lisa Dent, Green, 37, performed at Joe’s Bar on Thursday for the venue's "Tex Fest." … [Read more...]

Country Music Fans Won’t be Disappointed this Winter

A "mega" festival and major country music concerts will bust the recession blues. Like most Chicagoans, you're probably staying home this winter. Fortunately, Chicago has a recession busting lineup of country music events. Winterfest: Mega Winterfest at Pheasant Run, St. Charles, is just … [Read more...]