Clear Channel And EMF Bring K-Love And Air1 To iHeartRadio
October 12, 2011 at 6:41 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO and EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION, the parent company of two of the nation’s largest contemporary Christian brands, will bring the faith-based K-LOVE and AIR1 networks to the iHEARTRADIO platform.
Beginning MONDAY, OCTOBER 17th, iHEARTRADIO users will be able to tune in and listen to K-LOVE and AIR1 music and programming later this year. The positive, alternative AIR1 targets people ages 25-34 featuring artists like SWITCHFOOT, TENTH AVENUE NORTH and SKILLET, while K-LOVE targets people ages 35-44 featuring MERCYME, THIRD DAY, TOBY MAC and CHRIS TOMLIN.
"By adding stations from EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION, one of the leading contemporary Christian broadcasters in the U.S., to the New iHEARTRADIO platform, we continue to enhance iHEARTRADIO's offerings for users," said CLEAR CHANNEL CEO BOB PITTMAN. "This agreement further validates iHEARTRADIO as the platform that delivers the best, most comprehensive array of music and programming imaginable."