ABC Radio Network Announces Partnership With Brian McKnight
January 26, 2009 at 2:41 PM (PT)
ABC RADIO NETWORKS announced a partnership with BRIAN MCKNIGHT and "THE BRIAN MCKNIGHT SHOW." The program will consist of interviews, discussions on love and relationships and MCKNIGHT's favorite songs. Airing weekday nights from 7p till midnight (ET), the show will feature segments including 'THE WIND DOWN,' 'THE MUSIC LOUNGE,' 'WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE,' 'THE BACK SEAT' and 'LAST DANCE.'
"BRIAN is a phenomenal music personality who has quickly established himself as a broadcaster with a knack for touching his audience in a deeply person way," ABC RADIO VP/Urban Programming & Distribution ED PEARSON said. "Adding this new show to our Urban portfolio is a win for us and R&B music fans across the country. the live studio performances will be a hit on the air and online and there's no question they will create traffic and become a destination point for both consumers and advertisers."
"The opportunity to have an intimate visit each night with an audience looking for some good SOUL and R&B plus a bit of conversation is going to be a thrill for me," BRIAN MCKNIGHT said. "I'll be able to connect with our listeners on the air, on the phone and in our live web chat room during the show. It's going to be a fun ride and I can't wait to get started."