Anthony Salame leaves Virgin Radio Lebanon After 6 years

Last week, Virgin Radio Lebanon's iconic morning host Anthony Salame appeared on air for the final time to bid the country and Lebanese people farewell, many of whom have been following him since 2013. Starting yesterday, March 18, Boudi and Zeina took over from 6 to 10AM. Here's Anthony's closure: Thank you to my Virgin Radio family! I don’t use the word family lightly but over the last six years that’s exactly what they’ve become.…
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