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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]]
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|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.
 
   
== Tracklist ==
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{{Q|You feel the love, you feel the temperature rising, you know what I'm saying, baby.|GTA IV Website}}
   
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'''The Vibe 98.8''' is a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV|''Grand Theft Auto IV'']].
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It plays [[wp:Soul music|soul]], [[wp:R&B|R&amp;B]], and some 1980s [[wp:funk|funk]]. It is one of the most chronologically diverse radio stations in GTA IV (and indeed the whole GTA series) as its playlist contains songs from the 1970s to the late 2000s. It is hosted by the Radio Barber, [[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, and may also be based on [[wp:CIBK-FM|Vibe Virgin Radio]] (formerly The Vibe 98.5), which is based in [[wp:Calgary|Calgary]], [[Canada]], and plays R&B music.
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== Tracklist ==
 
* [[wp:Ne-Yo|Ne-Yo]] - "[[wp:Because of You (Ne-Yo song)|Because of You]]" (2007)
 
* [[wp:Ne-Yo|Ne-Yo]] - "[[wp:Because of You (Ne-Yo song)|Because of You]]" (2007)
 
* [[wp:R. Kelly|R. Kelly]] - "[[wp:Bump n' Grind|Bump n' Grind]]" (1994)
 
* [[wp:R. Kelly|R. Kelly]] - "[[wp:Bump n' Grind|Bump n' Grind]]" (1994)
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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)
 
* [[wp:Dru Hill|Dru Hill]] - "[[wp:In My Bed|In My Bed]]" ([[wp:So So Def Recordings|So So Def]] remix) (1996)
 
* [[wp:Dru Hill|Dru Hill]] - "[[wp:In My Bed|In My Bed]]" ([[wp:So So Def Recordings|So So Def]] remix) (1996)
 
* [[wp:Marvin Gaye|Marvin Gaye]] - "[[wp:Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)|Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)]]" (1971)
 
* [[wp:Marvin Gaye|Marvin Gaye]] - "[[wp:Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)|Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)]]" (1971)
* [[wp:Minnie Riperton|Minnie Riperton]] - "Inside My Love" (1975)
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* [[wp:Minnie Riperton|Minnie Riperton]] - "[[wp:Inside My Love|Inside My Love]]" (1975)
 
* [[wp:Barry White|Barry White]] - "[[wp:It's Only Love Doing Its Thing|It's Only Love Doing its Thing]]" (1978)
 
* [[wp:Barry White|Barry White]] - "[[wp:It's Only Love Doing Its Thing|It's Only Love Doing its Thing]]" (1978)
 
* C.J. - "I Want You" (2008)
 
* C.J. - "I Want You" (2008)
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* [[wp:Raheem DeVaughn|Raheem DeVaughn]] - "You" (2006)
 
* [[wp:Raheem DeVaughn|Raheem DeVaughn]] - "You" (2006)
   
== Deleted Song ==
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== Deleted Songs ==
* [[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 &amp; U]]" (2006) (listed in the file "[[GXT|american.gxt]]")
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* [[wp:Res (singer)|Res]] - "They Say Vision" (2001)
   
 
== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
* 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.
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*This is the favorite radio station of [[Roman Bellic]] and [[Kate McReary]], coincidentally the two people that are possibly killed at Roman's Wedding in either the deal or revenge endings. [[Niko Bellic]] also appears to like this station, as he says it has "great music" when asking a taxi driver to change to the station.
* [[Bernie Crane]] sings "Golden" to himself in [[Infernus|his car]], as heard on a [[Knowing Me, Knowing You|wire tap]] in [[The Lost and Damned]].
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*[[Bernie Crane]] sings "Golden" to himself in [[Infernus|his car]], as heard on a [[Knowing Me, Knowing You|wire tap]] in [[The Lost and Damned]].
* [[Dwayne Forge]] listens to "Footsteps in the Dark" in the cutscene for [[Undress to Kill]].
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*[[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]].
* "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]].
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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]].
* "I Want You" is included on the GTA IV soundtrack available on iTunes.
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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]].   
* 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]]).
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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]].
* 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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*The radio station's designation is totally fictitious, as FM radio stations in the United States only have an odd number (1,3,5,7 or 9) after the decimal point.
* 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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* 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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==Video==
* 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's apartment. In EFLC the radio is switched to [http://gta.wikia.com/The_Beat_102.7 The Beat 102.7]
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Latest revision as of 22:21, January 26, 2015

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

"You feel the love, you feel the temperature rising, you know what I'm saying, baby."
— GTA IV Website

The Vibe 98.8 is a radio station in Grand Theft Auto IV.

It plays soul, R&B, and some 1980s funk. It is one of the most chronologically diverse radio stations in GTA IV (and indeed the whole GTA series) as its playlist contains songs from the 1970s to the late 2000s. It is hosted by the Radio Barber, 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, and may also be based on Vibe Virgin Radio (formerly The Vibe 98.5), which is based in Calgary, Canada, and plays R&B music.

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