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|name = The Vibe 98.8
 
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|location = [[Liberty City]]
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|location = [[Liberty City (HD Universe)|Liberty City]]
|genre = R&B<br>Soul<br>Hip hop soul<br>Funk
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|genre = R&B<br>Soul<br>Hip Hop Soul<br>Funk
 
|games = [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]
 
|games = [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]
 
|host = [[Vaughn Harper]]}}[[File:Vibe.png|thumb|right|The Vibe 98.8 advertisement]]
 
|host = [[Vaughn Harper]]}}[[File:Vibe.png|thumb|right|The Vibe 98.8 advertisement]]
'''The Vibe 98.8''' is a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]. In [[GTA IV Episodes#Episodes from Liberty City|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]], The Vibe is replaced with [[Vice City FM]], however, Vice City FM plays 1980s pop and rock instead of R&B. The station is possibly based on Kiss 98.7 FM and Kiss 100 FM.
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'''The Vibe 98.8''' is a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]. It plays [[wp:Soul music|soul]], [[wp:R&B|R&amp;B]], and some 80's pop, as it is one of GTA IV's most chronologically diverse stations as its songs range from the 70's to the late 2000's. It is hosted by [[Vaughn Harper]]. In [[GTA IV Episodes#Episodes from Liberty City|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]], The Vibe is replaced with [[Vice City FM]], however, Vice City FM plays mainly 1980s pop and rock instead of R&B, and Soul. The station is possibly based on Kiss 98.7 FM and Kiss 100 FM.
   
 
== Tracklist ==
 
== Tracklist ==
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* [[wp:Jodeci|Jodeci]] - "[[wp:Freek'n You|Freek'n You]]" (1995)
 
* [[wp:Jodeci|Jodeci]] - "[[wp:Freek'n You|Freek'n You]]" (1995)
 
* [[wp:Lloyd (singer)|Lloyd]] - "[[wp:Get It Shawty|Get It Shawty]]" (2007)
 
* [[wp:Lloyd (singer)|Lloyd]] - "[[wp:Get It Shawty|Get It Shawty]]" (2007)
* [[wp:Jill Scott|Jill Scott]] - "Golden" (2004)
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* [[wp:Jill Scott|Jill Scott]] - "[[wp:Golden (Jill Scott song)|Golden]]" (2004)
 
* [[wp:Loose Ends (band)|Loose Ends]] - "[[wp:Hangin' on a String (Contemplating)|Hangin' on a String (Contemplating)]]" (1985)
 
* [[wp:Loose Ends (band)|Loose Ends]] - "[[wp:Hangin' on a String (Contemplating)|Hangin' on a String (Contemplating)]]" (1985)
 
* [[wp:Freddie Jackson|Freddie Jackson]] - "[[wp:Have You Ever Loved Somebody|Have You Ever Loved Somebody]]" (1986)
 
* [[wp:Freddie Jackson|Freddie Jackson]] - "[[wp:Have You Ever Loved Somebody|Have You Ever Loved Somebody]]" (1986)
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== Deleted Song ==
 
== Deleted Song ==
* [[wp:Cassie (singer)|Cassie]] - "[[wp:Me & U|Me &amp; U]]" (2006) (listed in the file "[[GXT|american.gxt]]")
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* [[wp:Cassie (singer)|Cassie]] - "[[wp:Me & U (song)|Me & U]]" (2006) (listed in the file "[[GXT|american.gxt]]")
   
 
== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
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* "I Want You" is included on the GTA IV soundtrack available on iTunes.
 
* "I Want You" is included on the GTA IV soundtrack available on iTunes.
 
* The Vibe so far is the only R&B station with the most diverse playlist as it contains songs from every decade from the 1970's-2000's. Other R&B stations before would contain songs for a set time period (i.e.[[CSR 103.9]]).
 
* The Vibe so far is the only R&B station with the most diverse playlist as it contains songs from every decade from the 1970's-2000's. Other R&B stations before would contain songs for a set time period (i.e.[[CSR 103.9]]).
* There is a radio station in [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calgary Calgary, Alberta] called [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CIBK-FM Vibe Virgin Radio]. The former name of Vibe Virgin Radio is The Vibe 98.5. Similarily, The Vibe 98.5 plays R&B music. Rockstar may have based The Vibe 98.8 off of Vibe Virgin Radio or it may be just a coincidence.
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* There is a radio station in [[wp:Calgary|Calgary, Alberta]] called [[wp:CIBK-FM|Vibe Virgin Radio]]. The former name of Vibe Virgin Radio is The Vibe 98.5. Similarily, The Vibe 98.5 plays R&B music. Rockstar may have based The Vibe 98.8 off of Vibe Virgin Radio or it may be just a coincidence.
* A few pedestrians might wear a "The Vibe" shirt, and some may appear in [[L.C. Cage Fighters]] on [[Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony|TBOGT]].
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* A few pedestrians might wear a "The Vibe" shirt, and some may appear in [[L.C. Cage Fighters]] on [[The Ballad of Gay Tony|TBOGT]].
* The Vibe Plays in the Triangle Club and in the Honkers Club. But in the [[Episodes from Liberty City]], the Music is Changed to [[Electro-Choc]], while in the secret VIP room, the radio station is changed to [[Vice City FM]], which is normal since The Vibe is replaced by Vice City FM in the EFLC Version.   
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* The Vibe 98.8 plays in the [[Triangle Club]]. However, in the [[Episodes from Liberty City]], the music is changed to [[Electro-Choc]], while in the secret VIP room, the radio station is changed to [[Vice City FM]], which is normal since The Vibe is replaced by Vice City FM in the EFLC Version.   
* It is possible that "Me & U" by Cassie was removed from the final game because it was also used in [http://saintsrow.wikia.com/wiki/95.4_KRhyme_FM Saint's Row 2]
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* In GTA IV, The Vibe can be heard in [[Dwayne Forge's Apartment|Dwayne's apartment]]. In EFLC the radio is switched to [[The Beat 102.7]].
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RADIO STATION
The Vibe 98.8
TheVibe98.8
Location: Liberty City
Genre: R&B
Soul
Hip Hop Soul
Funk
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto IV
Host: Vaughn Harper
Vibe

The Vibe 98.8 advertisement

The Vibe 98.8 is a radio station in Grand Theft Auto IV. It plays soul, R&B, and some 80's pop, as it is one of GTA IV's most chronologically diverse stations as its songs range from the 70's to the late 2000's. It is hosted by Vaughn Harper. In Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City, The Vibe is replaced with Vice City FM, however, Vice City FM plays mainly 1980s pop and rock instead of R&B, and Soul. The station is possibly based on Kiss 98.7 FM and Kiss 100 FM.

Tracklist Edit

Deleted Song Edit

Trivia Edit

  • This is the favorite radio station of Roman Bellic and Kate McReary, coincidentally the two that are killed at Roman's Wedding in either the deal or revenge endings.
  • Bernie Crane sings "Golden" to himself in his car, as heard on a wire tap in The Lost and Damned.
  • Dwayne Forge listens to "Footsteps in the Dark" in the cutscene for Undress to Kill.
  • "Footsteps In The Dark" is also famous for being sampled by Ice Cube for his single "It Was A Good Day", which is featured in the San Andreas radio station Radio Los Santos.
  • "I Want You" is included on the GTA IV soundtrack available on iTunes.
  • The Vibe so far is the only R&B station with the most diverse playlist as it contains songs from every decade from the 1970's-2000's. Other R&B stations before would contain songs for a set time period (i.e.CSR 103.9).
  • There is a radio station in Calgary, Alberta called Vibe Virgin Radio. The former name of Vibe Virgin Radio is The Vibe 98.5. Similarily, The Vibe 98.5 plays R&B music. Rockstar may have based The Vibe 98.8 off of Vibe Virgin Radio or it may be just a coincidence.
  • A few pedestrians might wear a "The Vibe" shirt, and some may appear in L.C. Cage Fighters on TBOGT.
  • The Vibe 98.8 plays in the Triangle Club. However, in the Episodes from Liberty City, the music is changed to Electro-Choc, while in the secret VIP room, the radio station is changed to Vice City FM, which is normal since The Vibe is replaced by Vice City FM in the EFLC Version.   
  • In GTA IV, The Vibe can be heard in Dwayne's apartment. In EFLC the radio is switched to The Beat 102.7.

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