Country Music’s Top Stars Join Brooks to Honor the Nation’s Military

NASHVILLE, TN – October 19, 2020 – CUMULUS MEDIA’s Westwood One Nashville will offer a special broadcast to honor our veterans. Kix Brooks, the award-winning host of Westwood One Nashville’s “American Country Countdown” will recognize generations of men and women who answered the call to serve in the U.S. armed forces with his annual two-hour holiday music special, “A Salute to Our Military Veterans with Kix Brooks.”

Friends and fellow artists including Florida Georgia Line, Chris Janson, Kane Brown, Dustin Lynch, Jon Pardi, and Brantley Gilbert will talk about their appreciation for the nation’s military. Kix will also play the most popular songs that recognize the military’s sacrifice from Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Justin Moore, Lee Brice, and many more.

The two-hour-long special will be available for stations to air beginning Saturday, November 7 through Wednesday, November 11, any time between 6:00 a.m. and 12 midnight. For more information contact

About Kix Brooks
Kix Brooks is one-half of country music’s most successful duos of all time Brooks & Dunn. With 20 career chart-toppers and 30 million albums sold, they are the best-selling duo in country music history. Kix and his partner Ronnie Dunn were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2019.

Brooks’ extensive resume also includes three CMA “National Broadcast Personality of The Year” awards for American Country Countdown and Co-owner of Nashville’s award-winning winery Arrington Vineyards. Kix was also the first recipient of the CMA Humanitarian Award. For more information, visit

About Westwood One
Westwood One, the national-facing arm of CUMULUS MEDIA, offers iconic, nationally syndicated sports, news and entertainment content to over 250 million monthly listeners across an audio network of nearly 8,000 affiliated broadcast radio stations and media partners. Westwood One is the largest audio network in America, home to premium content that defines the culture, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, and Westwood One Backstage. The rapidly growing Westwood One Podcast Network delivers popular network and industry personalities and programs. Westwood One connects listeners with their passions through programs and platforms that have everyone listening. For more information please visit

Karen Glover | Westwood One |