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Irie FM CEO Chad Young Dead At 27

Chad Young, the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Grove Broadcasting Company, is dead.

Grove Broadcasting Company is the parent company of Irie FM and Zip 103 FM.

According to reports, Chad Young died at his home in Ocho Rios, St. Ann on Thursday afternoon following a brief illness.

The case of his death was not immediately known.

Chad Young is the son of Irie FM founder Karl Young, who died in June 2010. Chad took over the management of the company since then.

He was 27 at the time of his death.

R.I.P. Chad Young.


  1. So sad that the world has lost such a great person. Mrs. Pam Young (his Mother) is in our hearts and prayers. You and your husband started this raido station and he was continuing on with your great legacy. At least we know there is another angel in haven watching over us all. God bless and safe travels Pam. we love you guys.

  2. R.I.P Chad . so who is going to run the company now.