Country’s #1 Couple Join the Network’s Fourth of July Audio Special
NEW YORK, NY – June 8, 2017 – Along with fireworks, pool parties, barbecues, and trips to the beach, Westwood One is celebrating Independence Day with its annual Celebrate the USA holiday music special featuring Country megastars, CMA, ACM and GRAMMY-winners Tim McGraw and Faith Hill. Westwood One’s holiday music specials, with music’s biggest and brightest star hosts, have become a welcome tradition with hundreds of programmers, millions of listeners, and local advertisers.
Tim and Faith will play their music and share their 4th of July memories in this four-hour all-star birthday party for America, along with their friends Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Kelsea Ballerini, and many more Country artists.
Among their many individual hit songs and duets, the special will showcase the couple’s current big hit “Speak to a Girl,” “Humble and Kind” (GRAMMY for Best Country Song, 2016 CMA Song of the Year, 2016 American Music Award for Country Song of the Year), “May We All” with Florida Georgia Line and Tim McGraw (2016 ACM Vocal Event of the Year), “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” and *It’s Your Love” (ACM Single, Song, Video, Vocal Event of the Year and CMA Vocal Event of the Year).
Stations can air Westwood One’s Celebrate the USA with Tim McGraw & Faith Hill any time Saturday, July 1 through Tuesday, July 4, 2017, between 6:00 am and 12 midnight. For more information, contact ,firstname.lastname@example.org. You can listen to a demo here.
About Faith Hill
Faith Hill has won 5 Grammy Awards and multiple Billboard Music Awards, American Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards and Country Music Association Awards. She has consistently broken chart records with her #1 singles and has had major crossover success with the hits “This Kiss,” “Breathe,” “The Way You Love Me,” “Cry” and “There You’ll Be.” She has sold over 30 million records with only seven original studio albums, with multiple albums topping both the Billboard Top 100 and Country charts simultaneously. She has had 3 network TV specials that garnered top ratings and has appeared and performed on every major award show, including twice on the prestigious Academy Awards. In 2000, Faith performed the National Anthem to a global audience of over 88.5 million viewers at Super Bowl XXXIV in Atlanta and is the only country artist and one of only three artists ever to perform both “The Star Spangled Banner” and “God Bless America” at Super Bowls. This fall, Hill, alongside former “Oprah” executive producer Lisa Erspamer, will co-produce an innovative new daytime lifestyle show based in Nashville, TN.
About Tim McGraw
Tim McGraw has sold more than 50 million records and dominated the charts with 43 worldwide #1 singles. He’s won 3 GRAMMY Awards, 16 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, 11 American Music Awards, 3 People’s Choice Awards and numerous other honors. His iconic career achievements include being named the BDS Radio’s “Most Played Artist of the Decade” for all music genres and having the “Most Played Song of the Decade” for all music genres with “Something Like That.” He is the most played country artist since his debut in 1992, with two singles spending over 10 weeks at #1 (“Live Like You Were Dying” and “Over and Over”). His recent multi-week number 1 single and video “Humble and Kind,” off his DAMN COUNTRY MUSIC won multiple awards at the CMA Awards, American Music Awards and Grammy Awards. His critically acclaimed acting skills were highlighted in the award-winning movies Friday Night Lights and The Blind Side. Tim is currently appearing in and narrating the smash hit movie The Shack.
About Westwood One
Westwood One, the national-facing arm of Cumulus Media, offers audio products to reach listeners whenever, wherever they are. Westwood One is a trusted connection between audio companies, advertisers, and audience — with 8,200 broadcast radio stations and media partners who reach 245 million weekly listeners. The company’s portfolio features premium content with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, Westwood One Backstage, the GRAMMYs, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and the Billboard Music Awards. For more information, please visit www.westwoodone.com.