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Rating: 4.3 Reviews: 18
5FM is one of the seventeen radio stations owned by South African Broadcasting Corporation. It broadcasts nationwide from Auckland Park, Johannesburg on different FM frequencies. This radio station started broadcasting in 1975 as Radio 5. But in 1992 it was re-branded into 5FM radio station. Show more
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5FM reviews

  • 4
    today is thursday in san juan PR thanks for give us good music out of cheating & political shit from our PR local stations...
  • 5
    It's Amos
  • 1
    Less talking and less adds more music.....
  • 5
    THE BEST radio station in the music HIT universe!! always play the latest music before any other radio station. The presenters know how to interact with the listeners, you part of the station, truly a very open minded radio station with great presenters.. AWSOME house music and all round a brilliant radio station
  • 5
    From Lesotho...The Power of 5!!!
  • 5
    I love 5FM, you guys rock. i've been listening to your station since the beginning of time. Thank you so much for always playing the right music at the right time. :).... hotasfck
  • 3
    It's great, but not my style of music
  • 1
    Good Morning, Just one request, PLEASE play more music and less ads and people talking :( I turn the radio on for a reason.. music .. please

Information about the radio

5FM targets South African youth and offers contemporary music hits and entertaining content. The audience of this radio station is more than 2 Mio listeners. It also has more than 200,000 likes on Facebook and around 240,000 followers on Twitter. With such statistics 5FM is a powerful voice having real influence on South African youth. We’ve counted more than 10 various awards that this radio station won. All of them are listed on their website, but there are some awards worth mentioning here: Best of Joburg, MTN Radio Awards, World Radio Summit Awards and Sunday Times Generation Next Awards.

5FM is available in 24/7 mode in English on 98.0-103.6 FM frequencies depending upon your geographic region. But if you prefer to listen to 5FM online, you can check our live stream for that. This radio station can be also available on your smartphone or tablet via our free app.

Radio contacts

Address: Floor 6 SABC Radio Park Bldg, Henley Rd, Auckland Park, Johannesburg, 2092, South Africa

Phone: (011) 714-2905/6


WhatsApp: 27825505151

Studio: 089 11 00 505
SMS: 34555 (SMS costs R1.00)

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