Rick Dees Joins TKO Classic Top 40 Lineup
March 9, 2010 at 4:39 AM (PT)
TKO has added RICK DEES to its lineup of air talent. DEES will be replacing CHARLIE TUNA with a specialty weekend offering of his "Weekly Top 40" show featuring Classic Top 40 hits of the '80s.
DEES said, "We're excited about the partnership with TKO and the opportunity to add even more listeners. and fun. to the weekend with my Weekly Top 40, 80's Edition."
SUSAN THOMPSON seconds that emotion saying, "This is a perfect match.the DEES name is synonymous with Top 40 radio and we play only the best of the Classic Top 40 hits of the '60s, '70s and '80s. We are thrilled to add RICK DEES, household name and proven ratings giant, into our powerhouse-personality lineup. TKO's 24-hour personality-driven format is now the largest lineup of superstar talent airing in one place in the history of radio!"