Forbiden Hosting brings you quality internet radio hosting

We provide internet radio hosting services with the use of the Centova Cast control panel. Our team of experts understands that in the world of internet radio hosting, there is no room for subpar technology. As such, we pride ourselves in offering the most reliable and advanced software in the industry. Our Centova Cast software allows our customers to manage their radio stations with ease, from playlists to live streams and more.
Paired with our cPanel hosting, our customers have full control over their websites and email accounts with the click of a button. We also offer dedicated server services to ensure that our customers have the processing power they need to deliver their content to their listeners.
We believe that our exceptional services set us apart from the rest and we are dedicated to providing our customers with the best possible experience.

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SHOUTcast Hosting

SHOUTcast v1 w/ FREE Auto DJ
  • 32-128 kbps
  • 5 -15 GB MP3 storage
  • SHOUTcast v1
  • Centova Cast v3 No SSL
  • Manual Auto/Live DJ Transfer

Icecast Hosting

Icecast v2 w/ FREE Auto DJ
  • 32-128 kbps
  • 5 -15 GB MP3 storage
  • Icecast v2
  • Centova Cast v3 SSL Enabled
  • Automatic Auto/Live DJ Transfer

Shoutcast Reseller

Internet radio reseller w/ instant set up
  • Up to 320 kbps
  • Up to 450 GB Storage
  • SHOUTcast v1, SHOUTcast v2 & Icecast
  • Centova Cast v3 w/ SSL enabled
  • Unlimited Bandwidth Options

WHM/cPanel Reseller Hosting

cPanel Reseller Hosting to start hosting websites
  • cPanel/WHM Control Panel
  • Price Match
  • cPanel/WHM
  • Instant Setup
  • Overselling Enabled

Economy Dedicated Servers

Performance servers with a low price point
  • 4-16 GB RAM
  • Intel and AMD Processors
  • 10 TB - Unmetered Bandwidth
  • 100 Mbps - 1Gbps Network Ports
  • HDD, SSD or SSD NVMe Storage

Standard Dedicated Servers

Top quality servers all under $125.00
  • 8-32 GB RAM
  • Intel Xeon or Core i7 Processors
  • 5 TB - Unmetered Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps Network Ports
  • HDD or SSD Storage

Advanced Dedicated Servers

High performance servers for gaming and streaming
  • 32-64 GB RAM
  • Intel and AMD Processors
  • 10 TB - 100 TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps - 10Gbps Network Ports
  • HDD, SSD or SSD NVMe Storage

Centova Cast Control Panel

The most advanced internet radio control panel

Centova Cast is most likely the most popular web-based control panel used for managing and broadcasting online radio stations. The user-friendly interface simplifies the process of setting up and managing your station.
Another advantage to Centova Cast is that while providing an easy to use interface it also offers advanced features for sound quality, playlist management, and listener statistics, This allows you to host your radio station with everything you need in one easy to navigate location. It also supports a wide variety of audio formats, including MP3, OGG, AAC+, and more.
Overall, Centova Cast is a reliable and powerful solution for anyone looking to start an online radio station, with customizable features, easy setup, and an intuitive control panel interface. Whether you are looking to launch a new station or to take your existing one to the next level, Centova Cast is a proven, reliable, and feature-rich option to consider.
Centova Panel

Real-time listener statistics

Listener statistics delivered to you in real time

Real-time listener statistics provide critical insight that can help internet radio stations adapt their strategies and make informed decisions. With the ability to see how many people are listening, for how long, and where they're tuning in from, radio stations, podcasters, and advertisers can fine-tune their content and campaigns to better resonate with their target audience.
Centova Cast's real-time data tools gives broadcasters and advertisers an advantage in rapidly changing markets. With real-time listener statistics, broadcasters can make immediate decisions about content that attract and maintain a large number of listeners.
Real-time data is particularly useful for live content, such as radio shows or sporting events. Being able to see listener statistics in real-time allows producers to make adjustments and tailor their shows for the highest audience engagement. This helps to increase audience retention and allows broadcasters to better serve their listeners, ultimately driving growth and revenue.

In-depth track popularity data.

Tune in, tune out, performance and airtime data.

Centova Cast provides you data on tune ins, tune outs, performances, and airtime. Tune ins refer to the number of times people start listening to a particular song, while tune outs refer to the number of times people stop listening to that same song. This data is key to knowing what tracks listeners are "NOT" listening to.
Performances can also be used to track a song's popularity, as they provide insight into how often and how well a song is being played in live settings. Venues and festivals often release their lineups, giving fans a chance to see which artists and songs are in demand. Similarly, radio stations and music charts also reflect performer popularity, with airtime being a key indicator of which songs are getting the most attention./p]
Collectively, tracking tune ins, tune outs, performances, and airtime can provide a well-rounded view of a track or song's popularity. This information can be used by music producers, marketers, and fans to understand which songs are resonating with listeners and to make more informed decisions about future releases and performances.

Easy to read historical listener data.

Historical listener, minutes and bandwidth statistics.

Easy-to-read listener statistics provide information about the number of people who have listened to your audio content. The Centova Cast listener statistics page provides insights into listener demographics, such as location which can help inform future content creation.
Minutes listened is an important metric that indicates how engaged your audience is with your content. High minutes listened typically suggests that your content is valuable, engaging, and has managed to retain listener attention./p]
Bandwidth statistics helps in understanding how much bandwidth your station consumes. This can be critical, especially if you are on a limited bandwidth plan that charges for overages. Regularly reviewing your bandwidth usage can help you predict future needs and avoid costly surprise overages.
Historical Data

Our Hosting Features


cPanel Control Panel

With cPanel you can easily manage every aspect of your web hosting account. From creating custom email addresses all the way to editing your website files.

Softaculous Script Installer

Softaculous is an application built into cPanel that allows you to easily install from over 150 free scripts/software. Software includes: WordPress, Joomla, Magento and many more.

LiteSpeed Web Servers

All of our web hosting packages come with LiteSpeed out of the box. LiteSpeed is up to 9 times faster than Apache which is the standard web server setup.

R1Soft Backups

All of our web hosting accounts come with automated and completely free backups. This is made possible by the leading R1Soft Backup software.

Our Datacenter

All of our web servers are located in a large, well-known datacenter in Miami, Florida, United States. Our facility is monitored 24/7 to ensure that all servers are up.

WHMCS Integration

With seamless blending of billing and support features alongside control panel functionalities, users can easily manage and control hosting services, billing, and support from one interface.

Why Choose Us?

reliable support

Reliable Support

As a Forbiden Hosting customer you can expect to receive reliable support as we believe support is the most important factor. We provide support via our ticket system and live chat.


We provide many products and services and have a passion for the quality and support provided. Create your order with us today to see just how much this impacts our services.

All Platforms Available

Centova Cast v3 is available in SHOUTcast v1, SHOUTcast v2 and Icecast. WHMSonic is available in SHOUTcast v1 and SHOUTcast v2


Have A Question?

If you can’t find the answer you are looking for our support is just an email away.
How long have you been in business?
Forbiden Hosting has been providing reliable services since early 2008.
Which payment methods are available?
We accept payment using the PayPal gateway. When using PayPal you can pay with credit/debit card & do not need a PayPal account.
Which methods of support do you provide?
You can contact our support team via email, ticket, live chat and by phone.