HOT OR NOT?! Each weekday at 4:00 we will play a new release and new to Hot 97.3 song from an emerging artist or from an artist you already know and love! When you hear the song at 4:00, head over to our  Facebook page and comment under the “HOT OR NOT”  post with your opinion of the song… is it hot or not? One winner of a gift certificate to Holistic Gypsiez in Mr. Pleasant, IA will be drawn from the comments daily at 5:00!

Who Dat Be-

WHO DAT BE!?: We’re going to play a sound clip of an actor or actress who is in a movie coming to theaters this Friday and if you can guess the voice, you win 2 FREE MOVIE PASSES! We’ll play every Friday just after 3pm!


jimmy johns birthday


We want to know when it’s your birthday! Let us know by commenting on our post pinned to the top of our facebook page OR send us a facebook message by going to’ll announce your birthday on the radio and THEN enter you to win a sandwich platter from Jimmy Johns in Burlington, Iowa. We will pull one winner each week so don’t miss out! Let us know when you’re celebrating and get a chance to win, with the Jimmy John’s Birthday Party and Hot973.



Tune in every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon at 3:45 for your chance to a treat from lips from Lips To Go in Burlington! We’re going to play a sound clip of a theme song from a sitcom, series OR  movie. The first caller to correctly guess which show or movie the theme song is from will win FOUR chicken lips.