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The following are current, and removed News & Updates segments on 987FM.

As of May 2022, the news bulletin is aired at the top of the hour. Commercial breaks are aired three times at about 00 (before news bulletin), 20 and 40 minutes past the hour.

Bulletin updates[]

  • 987 News from CNA: News Update feeds redirected from CNA938, at 1-hour intervals. (Weekdays 7:01am - 9:01pm | Weekends 10:01am - 7:01pm)
  • 987 Sports: News and latest updates on Sports, at 1-hour intervals during the morning and evening shows. (Weekdays 7:02am - 9:02am, 5:02pm - 7:02pm)
  • 987 Weather: Updates on the local weather conditions, at 1-hour intervals during the morning, lunch, and evening shows. (Weekdays 7:03am - 9:03am, 12:03pm - 1:03pm, 5:03pm - 7:03pm)
  • 987 Traffic: Traffic updates during the peak hours so you don't get stuck in a traffic jam, at 30-minute intervals during the morning, lunch, and evening shows. (Weekdays 7:03am - 9:40am, 12:03pm - 1:40pm, 5pm - 7:40pm)

Current segments[]

  • New On 987 - Snippets of songs that are new on 987FM's playlist for the week are played. (usually played at the :20 break on weekends and the :30 break on weekends)
  • 987 Toys: (previously 987 Tech Check) Updates on the cyber world, new releases of IT products, iTunes top downloads; hosted by Gerald. A special version Top 10 gadgets of the year) is played during the 987FM Top 100 Countdown.
  • 987 Sneak Peek: (previously 987 Reels) Reviews on the latest movies that have been recently released, Singapore and US movie charts, and movie news; hosted by Kim. A special version (Top 10 movies of the year) is played during the 987 Top 100 Countdown.
  • 987 Bites: Natasha makes you drool... by sharing her latest food find here in Singapore! Join her on her foodie journey and get ready to get stuffed! With food, of course.
  • 987 On Trend: (previously 987 Fashion) Anything at the forefront of fashion & beauty, hosted by Sonia.
  • 987 Singapore Sounds: Guide to local music & gigs, hosted by Joakim.
  • 987 Freshly Squeezed: Germaine gives you the scoop on our freshly squeezed artiste of the week! (Weekdays, usually played at the :20 break)

Removed segments[]

  • 987 Stars: Updates on celebrity stars (Weekdays 10:30am, 4:30pm)
  • 987 Essentials: DJs recommend essential stuff to do on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. (3.30pm, 5.30pm, 7.30pm)
  • Scape Scoop: Highlights of events and performances happening around *Scape; hosted by Mr Young. (12:30am, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 10:30pm)
  • 987's Featured Artist: 987FM features an artist and snippets from interviews are played. The trailer for the featured artist may be also played before a song by that artist is played. The following is the list of artistes that were featured on the segment:
    • Colbie Caillat
    • Pixie Lott
    • La Roux
    • Robbie Williams
    • Paramore
    • Linkin Park (September 2010)
    • My Chemical Romance (November 2010)