Glenn Beck Moves up List of Talkers “Heavy Hundred”

Talkers Magazine has released it’s annual list of Talk Radio’s “Heavy Hundred” and Premiere Radio Network and Fox News commentator Glenn Beck (#5 in 2008) has leaped over Michael Savage as the 3rd most influential talker in America, behind Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity. The list “heavily” weighted toward conservative talk hosts,¬† is part of Talkers Magazine’s yearly “Talkers 250”, and also features some¬† lower rated non-conservative or progressive talkers like Thom Hartmann (#10) Ed Schultz, Joe Madison, Alan Colmes and Stephanie Miller listed in the top 25.

Talkers publisher Michael Harrison says the list is compiled on “courage, effort, impact, longevity, potential, ratings, recognition, revenue, service, talent and uniqueness.” Harrison also says that the list is “as much art as science.”

One thought on “Glenn Beck Moves up List of Talkers “Heavy Hundred”

  • March 11, 2010 at 3:55 pm

    i just hope the best for radio stations all over, and me personally will pay for my music to be heard.

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