America’s Top Country On Air Personality Bobby Bones to Host the iHeartCountry Festival
iHeartMedia, the leading audio company in America which also has a greater reach in the U.S. than any other media outlet, has announced the return of the iHeartCountry Festival on Saturday, May 4th. For the sixth straight year, country music’s biggest superstars will perform at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas in a live celebration of all things country.
The 2019 iHeartCountry Festival lineup will feature country music’s hottest artists including Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Line, Dan and Shay, Luke Combs, Little Big Town, Lauren Alaina, Old Dominion, Chris Janson, Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots and Tenille Townes. The festival will also feature a special live performance music collaboration featuring today’s emerging Women of iHeartCountry. In addition, one of iHeartMedia’s nationally-syndicated top on air personalities, Bobby Bones, will return as the official host of the iHeartCountry Festival main stage.
“I look forward to the iHeartCountry Festival every year,” states Bobby Bones, Vice President, Creative Director of iHeartCountry and Executive Producer and Host of iHeartMedia’s The Bobby Bones Show. “It’s always special to have so much of the country music community together in one place, including some really talented new artists we have been supporting on Women of iHeartCountry.”
iHeartCountry has more than 150 country stations across the U.S. reaching more than 110 million country music listeners per month on broadcast alone, making it the largest country broadcast radio group in America. The iHeartCountry Festival is part of iHeartMedia’s roster of nationally-recognized events including the iHeartRadio Music Festival, the iHeartRadio Music Awards, the nationwide iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Concert Tour Presented by Capital One, iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina, iHeartRadio ALTer Ego, iHeartRadio Wango Tango and the iHeartRadio Podcast Awards.
The iHeartCountry Festival is an iHeartMedia Production. Proud partners of this year’s event include Delta Dental and Tito’s Handmade Vodka, with more to be announced.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, February 8th at noon CT via TexasBoxOffice.com. iHeartMedia’s Country music radio stations will broadcast the event live in their local markets and at iHeartRadio.com.
Author: Buddy Iahn
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