Make A Request! CLICK HERE           POWER 96.5, LANSING'S #1 FOR HIP HOP AND R&B!          
JOCKS

Ricky Burns

Michigan born Michigan raised, I literally didn't leave this state for over 6 years but I was ok with that because I love it here so much. I first wanted to get into radio when I was 17 and realized I was too dumb to go to college. Radio is pretty much my life, I have been working in this industry for 9 years now and I have loved every second of it. Before getting into entertainment I had every job under the sun, I did janitorial work, telemarketing, I even was a pizza shop manager. I got my first job in radio doing promotions, at the same time I was the night show intern on WDZH (98.7 Amp Radio) in Detroit. That led me to move 45 minutes north to Flint where I hosted the Night show for 3 years on WRCL (Club 93.7). After that it was back to Detroit, I was the music director and midday host of both WJLB (97.9) and WMXD (Mix 92.3). And now I have moved to the Capital city to be the Program Director and afternoon host on Power 96.5.


On-Air Schedule
Monday 02:00pm - 06:00pm Ricky Burns Radio
Tuesday 02:00pm - 06:00pm Ricky Burns Radio
Wednesday 02:00pm - 06:00pm Ricky Burns Radio
Thursday 02:00pm - 06:00pm Ricky Burns Radio
Friday 02:00pm - 06:00pm Ricky Burns Radio
Friday 10:00pm - 12:00am Friday Night Power Mix

Podcast: L-Bow City Podcast


  • 2020 Blurred Vision | Episode 18

    Ricky Burns and K.C. Mc.chop about the end of the year 2020. Master P has a master plan to purchase Reebok from Adidas for $2.4 Billion with ex-NBA star, Baron Davis. Also, on a podcast, Young Thug says Jay-Z doesn't have 30 hits and believes rappers can only reach a certain plateau of success unless they make pop music. Is there any truth to what he is speaking on? Let's get to it......
    Listen Now
  • Game of Growns | Episode 17

    Ricky Burns and K.C. Mc. sound off on the PlayStation pandemic as Sony sells out of the $500 PS5 system and slow to stock it back. The COVID-19 vaccine is approved and moving to priority healthcare workers and the elderly. Also, Lil Baby and Snoop both have trouble with their side chicks airing out their business. Are there rules to being a side chick? Let's chop......
    Listen Now
  • Breaking Back? | Episode 16

    The International Olympic Committee officially names breakdancing (formally known as "breaking") a sport in the 2024 Olympics in France to lure a younger audience. Meek Mill donates $20 to a group of kids selling water in Atlanta while driving a $400,000 car. Governor Gretchen Whitmer aka "Big Gretch" extends the COVID-19 restrictions in Michigan for 12 more days until December 20, 2020. You ma...
    Listen Now
  • Damn Nate | Episode 15

    Over Thanksgiving 2020 weekend, Mike Tyson (51) fought Roy Jones Jr. (54) in a main event and in the undercard former NBA star and three time Dunk Contest winner, Nate Robinson gets knocked out by YouTube star, Jake Paul in 2 rounds. Young Thug told T.I. that he can't name 2 songs by Andre 3000 (Outkast) and he was never a fan. Also, what does it take for longevity in hip hop? Ricky Burns and K...
    Listen Now
  • Viva La Vaccine | Episode 14

    Pfizer is in the process of getting emergency approval from the FDA for their COVID-19 vaccine. If approved, it is said to be distributed throughout the States by December 11, 2020. It will only be given to people of high priority first and may not be available to the general public until late 2021, early 2022. Will you get it if you can? Ricky Burns and K.C. Mc. get in the discussion here......
    Listen Now
ON AIR NOW
The Breakfast Club
The Breakfast Club
6:00am - 10:00am
The Breakfast Club

LaFontaine Ford of Lansing

Pawn Just Jewelry

MSUFCU