Hub Radio
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Location
Brighton, Boston, Massachusetts
Genre
Pop, Dance, Disco, Funk, Pop Rock
Frequency
104.1 FM
Appearance
Host

Hub Radio is a radio station featured exclusively in the Sonic Adventure 5 DLC, Cosmo's Wicked Adventures. It is an adult contemporary station, playing various pop, disco, and dance hits from the 1970s to 2015, the year the storyline takes place.

Playlist

  • Amerie - 1 Thing (2005)
  • Backstreet Boys - Everybody (Backstreet's Back) (1997)
  • Daryl Hall & John Oates - Maneater (1982)
  • Donna Summer - Hot Stuff (1979)
  • Donna Summer - On the Radio (1979)
  • Donna Summer - She Works Hard for the Money (1983)
  • Evelyn "Champagne" King - Shame (1977)
  • Fat Larry's Band - Act Like You Know (1982)
  • JoJo - When Love Hurts (2015)
  • Madonna - Into the Groove (1985)
  • Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch feat. Loleatta Holloway - Good Vibrations (1991)
  • Meghan Trainor - Lips Are Movin (2014)
  • Michael Jackson - Another Part of Me (1987)
  • New Kids on the Block - 2 in the Morning (2009)
  • One Direction - Drag Me Down (2015)
  • Ready for the World - Oh Sheila (1985)
  • 'Til Tuesday - Voices Carry (1985)
  • The Weeknd - Can't Feel My Face (2015)

Trivia

  • The term "hub" refers to the downtown shopping and public areas of Boston.
  • The dial numbers are the same as WWBX, an adult contemporary radio station in real life Brighton in Boston, showing the connections to the real world.
  • Nine of the sixteen artists in the playlist (Amerie, Donna Summer, Evelyn "Champagne" King, JoJo, Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, Meghan Trainor, the New Kids on the Block, Ready for the World, and 'Til Tuesday) are from Massachusetts, with Meghan Trainor being the only one not from Boston, rather originating from Nantucket.
  • At the beginning of the DLC, this is Cosmo's favorite radio station.
    • It is also the default station in her Kaisan Tree.
  • Maria Ryan responds positively to this station whenever in a vehicle, implying that she is a fan of this station.
  • Mark Wahlberg claims to be a fan of this station, given that one of his songs when he was known as Marky Mark with the Funky Bunch, "Good Vibrations", is on the station's playlist.
    • In the game's credits, he and Cosmo can be seen singing along to this song in Cosmo's car.

Known Fans

  • Cosmo
  • Maria Ryan
  • Mark Wahlberg

See also

  • The Club Hall, a radio station in Sonic Adventure 3: East Coast Minute which plays disco and funk.
  • Blue-Pop Tunes, a radio station in Sonic Adventure 3: East Coast Minute which plays dance and pop, as well as other songs by Daryl Hall & John Oates and Michael Jackson.
  • Boogie 101, a radio station in Sonic Adventure 4: Californication which plays funk, groove and disco, as well as the following songs from this station:
    • Donna Summer - Hot Stuff (1979)
    • Fat Larry's Band - Act Like You Know (1982)
  • Planet Pop Radio, a radio station in Sonic Adventure 4: Californication which plays pop and dance, as well as other songs by Daryl Hall & John Oates and Michael Jackson, and the following songs from this station:
    • Backstreet Boys - Everybody (Backstreet’s Back) (1997)
    • Madonna - Into the Groove (1985)
  • The Sense, a radio station in Sonic Adventure 5: Windy City Showdown which plays another song by Michael Jackson.
  • North Coast's Finest, a a radio station in Sonic Adventure 5: Windy City Showdown which plays a mixture of dance, disco, funk, pop, and pop rock, as well as another song by Michael Jackson, and the following songs from this station:
    • Hall & Oates - Maneater (1982)
    • The Weeknd - Can't Feel My Face (2015)
  • Y-Radio, a radio station in Shadow the Hedgehog 3: U.K. Calling which plays pop, dance, and pop rock from 2000 to the present, as well as other songs by One Direction and The Weeknd, and "Drag Me Down" by One Direction.
  • The Clasiag Bridge, a radio station in Shadow the Hedgehog 3: U.K. Calling which plays pre-2000 pop, dance, disco, and pop rock.
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