Every Second Counts

So you think you know the greatest music of 70’s 80’s and 90’s?

It’s time to put our money, where your mouth is!


It’s boom 99.7’s Every Second Counts with Trillium Dental

Listen weekdays for your cue-to-call at 7:00am with The boom Breakfast with Tim & Colleen and 4:00pm with Gonzo, then call (613) 750-0997 for your chance to play!  We’ll give you a random music clip and you just have to correctly guess the full artist name and song title. The catch? You choose how much time you have!

  • 3 seconds can get you $250


  • 1 second can INSTANTLY win you $1,000!!


Are you Ottawa’s music expert?



Have a question? Check out our FAQ page!


Here is a list of our winners!

Jo-Lynn Hardwick chose 3 seconds and won $250 by guessing Don’t Stop by Fleetwood Mac.

Karen Gibson chose 1 second and won $1,000 by guessing Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen.

Frank Piche chose 1 second and won $1,000 by guessing Footloose by Kenny Loggins.

Jen Tam chose 3 seconds and won $250 by guessing Hold the Line by Toto.

Jill Williams chose 3 seconds and won $250 by guessing Rasputin by Boney M.

Sue Blondeau chose 1 second and won $1,000 by guessing Shout by Tears for Fears.

Stephanie Boyce chose 3 seconds and won $250 by guessing Another One Bites the Dust by Queen.

Amanda Chan chose 3 seconds and won $250 by guessing Time After Time by Cindy Lauper.

No purchase necessary. During the Contest Period, listeners may try to call in as many times as they like each time a Cue to Call is broadcast, but any Contestant who wins a cash Prize may not participate in any further Cues to Call during the Contest Period. Forty (40) Prizes available to be won. Each Prize consists of a cash prize ranging from a maximum of One Thousand Canadian dollars (CDN$1,000.00) to a minimum of Two Hundred and Fifty Canadian dollars (CDN$250.00) in accordance with the song length selected. Must be a legal resident of the province of Ontario who is age of majority or older at time of entry. Excludes Quebec residents. Contest runs from September 11, 2020 to October 9, 2020. Entries must be received by 16:00 ET on October 9, 2020. Skill testing question may be required. Odds of being selected depend on number of eligible entries received.

Official Contest Rules