Premiere, Cumulus Renew Affiliation Deal To Keep Rush Limbaugh On 33 Stations Through 2019
December 14, 2016 at 6:16 AM (PT)
PREMIERE NETWORKS and CUMULUS MEDIA have renewed and extended their affiliation agreement to air the RUSH LIMBAUGH show on 33 CUMULUS stations through 2019. Among the CUMULUS stations carrying LIMBAUGH are News-Talk WLS-A/CHICAGO, WMAL-A-F/WASHINGTON, WJR-A/DETROIT, KSFO-A/SAN FRANCISCO, and WBAP-A/DALLAS-FORT WORTH.
“RUSH is a unique and true broadcaster, and we’ve had a successful partnership for many years,” said CUMULUS SVP Operations and Co-Head Office of Programming BOB WALKER. “We’re pleased to continue offering The RUSH LIMBAUGH Show on our market-leading brands, which connect with millions of consumers and drive positive results for our partners.”
“RUSH continues to be a dominant force in Talk radio,” added PREMIERE President JULIE TALBOTT. “From continued ad sales growth and increased audience levels, to unparalleled audience connection, having an iconic talent like RUSH in a station lineup drives valuable opportunities for advertisers and strategic partners. We're delighted to continue our partnership with CUMULUS.”