Westwood One

REAL COUNTRY has over 25 years of research and development as the industry’s leader in traditional Country radio programming. Real Country’s approach combines older Country hits with newer songs by traditional-sounding Country artists. On-air personalities embrace Country’s roots to position this format from other contemporary or mainstream Country formats.


Core Artists

  • George Strait
  • Alabama
  • Reba McEntire
  • Willie Nelson
  • Tim McGraw
  • Alan Jackson
  • Garth Brooks
  • Travis Tritt
  • Merle Haggard
  • Ronnie Milsap
  • George Jones
  • Conway Twitty


Sample Hour

“Me Neither” – Brad Paisley
“Leaving Louisiana In The Broad Daylight” – Oak Ridge Boys
“It Must Be Love” – Don Williams
“Tequila Makes Her Clothes” – Joe Nichols
“Guitars, Cadillacs, Hillbilly Music” – Dwight Yoakum
“Even Though I’m Leaving” – Luke Combs
“In Times Like These” – Barbara Mandrell
“Neon Moon” – Brooks & Dunn
“Stranger In My House” – Ronnie Milsap
“El Paso” – Marty Robbins
“Everywhere But On” – Matt Stell
“You Know Me Better Than That” – George Strait
“Down The Road” – Kenny Chesney
“We Were Us” – Keith Urban
“Silver Wings” – Merle Haggard
“Whatcha Gonna Do With A Cowboy” – Chris LeDoux



ERA Balance

30%: 80’s
22%: 90’s
18%: 60’s/70’s
17%: 2000-2017
12%: 2018-Current

Target Demo

Core: Adults 40-54
Target: Adults 35-59