Westwood One

Hits Now! (Top 40-CHR)

HITS NOW is Top 40 for the 21st Century! The music mix is predominantly Currents and Recurrents encompassing various genres including pop, rock, dance, hip hop, alternative and R&B. The imaging and on-air personalities have an upbeat, youthful attitude designed to attract women age 20 – 30. It’s Contemporary Hit Radio, the ultimate mass appeal, high-impact format, featuring today’s most popular hits!

Core Artists

  • Ariana Grande
  • Post Malone
  • The Weeknd
  • Dua Lipa
  • Rihanna
  • Ed Sheeran
  • Justin Bieber
  • Shawn Mendes

Sample Hour

“As It Was” – Harry Styles
“Thank U, Next” – Ariana Grande
“Get Into It (Yuh)” Doja Cat
“Bam Bam” – Camila Cabello
“My Ex’s Best Friend” – Machine Gun Kelly
“WOW” – Post Malone
“Peaches” – Justin Bieber
“Boyfriend” – Dove Cameron
“Bad Habits” – Ed Sheeran
“When You’re Gone” – Shawn Mendes
“Blinding Lights” – The Weeknd
“All 4 Nothing” – Lauv
“Good 4 U” – Olivia Rodrigo
“Bang!” – AJR
“Attention” Charlie Puth
“Better” – Khalid

ERA Balance

15%: 2000-2010

13%: 2011-2016

42%: 2017-2020

30%: 2021-2022

Target Demo

Core: Female 20-30
Target: Adults 18-34