USRN Launching 2020 Country Countdown, Hosted By Tim Leary
February 13, 2015 at 3:56 AM (PT)
ALPHA MEDIA Country WUBB (BOB 106.9)/SAVANNAH, GA-HILTON HEAD, SC morning host TIM LEARY will host a new weekly UNITED STATIONS RADIO NETWORK syndicated show, “The 2020 Country Countdown.” The three-hour 2020 Country Countdown will count down the 20 biggest songs in the country according to the airplay of its affiliates, as well as recap the 20 biggest trending songs in Country music.
LEARY, a stand-up comedian, has been doing country morning radio for a decade and has been on WGAR/CLEVELAND, WCTK/PROVIDENCE and KUUB/RENO. "I'm so excited for this incredible opportunity to host The 2020 Country Countdown!" he said. "This is something that every Country personality dreams of! My thanks to SCOTT MAHALICK and ANDY DENEMARK! I can't wait for the launch of the show.”
“TIM exudes the millennial lifestyle with a contemporary presentation," ALPHA MEDIA EVP/Programming SCOTT G. MAHALICK said. "That’s what sets this apart from all of the other country countdown shows. This is just another extension of his phenomenal talent.”
“The introduction of the new 2020 Country Countdown is a triple treat for us at UNITED STATIONS – we get to present a hot, new countdown format for the future, we get to showcase TIM LEARY as our talent, and we get to work with SCOTT MAHALICK, GIGI SOUTH and a great team of broadcasters at ALPHA MEDIA. It’s really an exciting program launch,” USRN EVP/Programming ANDY DENEMARK said.