Star-Studded Holiday Special Features Appearances by Country Superstars Including Florida Georgia Line, Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw, and Luke Combs
NEW YORK, NY – November 12, 2020 – CUMULUS MEDIA’s Westwood One, America’s largest audio network, will serve Westwood One Nashville’s annual country music special, “A Thanksgiving Weekend Celebration,” for the upcoming holiday. The four-hour program will be hosted by reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year and multi-platinum artist Thomas Rhett.
Rhett and his friends will share their favorite dishes and traditions along with great country music. Florida Georgia Line, Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw, Luke Combs, and many more will join Rhett.
Westwood One Nashville’s holiday music specials are an honored tradition with hundreds of programmers, millions of listeners, and local advertisers. Stations can air “A Thanksgiving Weekend Celebration” any time between Thursday, November 26, 2020 and Sunday, November 29, 2020, between 6:00 a.m. and 12 midnight. Delivery is via XDS receiver or web download.
For more information, contact Country@WestwoodOne.com.
About Thomas Rhett
ACM Awards Entertainer of the Year Thomas Rhett’s GRAMMY®-nominated fourth studio album CENTER POINT ROAD (The Valory Music Co.) is a return to his roots and connects fans to his past, weaving together autobiographical stories with familiar sounds that have propelled his meteoric career. CENTER POINT ROAD has spawned three No. 1 hits including its PLATINUM lead single, “Look What God Gave Her” which was first introduced on SNL, while his most recent single “Be A Light” marked his 16th career No. 1. Thomas Rhett is sharing the first taste of his forthcoming fifth studio album with new single “What’s Your Country Song,” out November 11. Written by Thomas Rhett alongside Rhett Akins, Jesse Frasure, Ashley Gorley and Parker Welling, the uptempo offering infuses inspiration from classic country songs and whip-smart storytelling to breed a fresh new take on a country state of mind, flexing Thomas Rhett’s knack to “fine-tune his songwriting to maximize the narratives at the core of his hooks” (Billboard). Thomas Rhett has received two CMA Triple Play awards for penning three No. 1 songs within a 12-month period this year and was named Country radio’s most played artist of 2018, adding to his collection of trophies from the Country Music Association, Academy of Country Music, Billboard Music Awards, CMT Music Awards and more. For more information on new music and upcoming tour dates, visit ThomasRhett.com.
About Westwood One
Westwood One, the national-facing arm of CUMULUS MEDIA, offers iconic, nationally syndicated sports, news, and entertainment content to over 250 million monthly listeners across an audio network of nearly 8,000 affiliated broadcast radio stations and media partners. Westwood One is the largest audio network in America, home to premium content that defines the culture, including the NFL, the Masters, the Olympics, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and Westwood One Backstage. The rapidly growing Westwood One Podcast Network delivers popular network and industry personalities and programs. Westwood One connects listeners with their passions through programs and platforms that have everyone listening. For more information, please visit www.westwoodone.com.
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