CBS Radio has named America’s Got Talent host and 92.3 Now New York morning show personality Nick Cannon as the host of a weekly countdown show to be syndicated on CBS Radio stations nationwide. Cannon’s Countdown will be produced in two versions for both CHR Pop/Rhythmic and Urban stations with a mix of music and celebrity interviews. The four-hour and three-hour shows produced by Cannon’s Ncredible Entertainment will be syndicated by Citadel Media and are set to debut in two dozen CBS and Citadel markets the weekend of April 23.
As part of Cannon’s Countdown, is an online destination showcasing the program’s top songs from either formats. The website will also be a must-stop place for daily digestible lists of what is hot in pop culture and will chronicle lists of Cannon’s favorite things, while providing his point of view on the latest entertainment and fashion news, event listings, new music, and cool gadgets. Additionally through the website, Cannon’s Countdown will offer streaming online, and through the Radio.com application for a variety of mobile devices.
“CBS Radio has been an incredible partner,” says Cannon. “With the success that we’ve had together with my morning show on 92.3 NOW in the New York City tri-state I am thrilled to now have the opportunity to reach radio listeners nationwide with my new Cannon’s Countdown show.”