Premiere Networks syndicated radio morning host Bobby Bones is making his move-from CHR to country radio. Premiere announced today it will now syndicate The Bobby Bones Show on Country radio stations nationwide and he’s got a big stick to do it from. The Bobby Bones Show will make it’s debut as a Country radio morning show on Nashville’s The Big 98 WSIX on February 18 airing 5 to 10 a.m. CT.The show will also be simulcast on SiriusXM channel 57.
The show will begin it’s national roll out on February 25, launching nationwide on KSD-FM St. Louis, Mo.; KTGX-FM Tulsa, Okla.; KASE-FM Austin, Texas; WCKT-FM Ft. Myers, Fla.; KYKR-FM Beaumont, Texas; WTXT-FM Tuscaloosa, Ala.; and WOBB-FM Albany, Ga. The program will also be heard on iHeartRadio.com and the iHeartRadio mobile app.
“Bobby has always had a strong interest in Country and with the success of his show in the CHR format, we have no doubt the program will resonate with this new audience and see much continued growth and success,” said Jennifer Leimgruber, Premiere Networks EVP of Entertainment Programming. “Bobby is a tremendous talent. His fun, natural and engaging approach to morning radio and passion for Country music will be great for the format and for listeners nationwide.”
In addition to the morning show, Country Top 30 with Bobby Bones, a new four-hour weekend Country music program, will launch nationwide the weekend of March 2.