Nashville, Tenn. – September 22, 2017 – 107.5 The River, Nashville’s No. 1 Hit Music Station, announced today the debut of the new Wells Adams Show, effective Monday, September 25. The Wells Adams Show will broadcast weekdays from 7 – 10pm.
Wells Adams has been a mainstay in Nashville radio for 10 years, including his most recent work as Afternoon Drive Host on 105.9 The Rock and Morning Show Host on Alt 97.5. He was also a recent contestant on ABC’s The Bachelorette and served as a “bartender” on ABC’s Bachelor in Paradise.
“Wells is already a well-known and talented radio personality here in Music City, a reality show star, social influencer and all-around great guy,” said Jonathan Shuford, Program Director for 107.5 The River. “It just made sense to marry his pedigree with Nashville’s most-listened to station and we’re excited to launch this new chapter in Nashville radio.”
“I can’t tell you how excited I am to join 107.5 The River,” said Adams. “In the 10 years that I’ve been on the air in Nashville, the dream has always been to have a show on a legendary Top 40 station like The River, and now that dream is a reality. I promise you one thing Nashville, we are going to have some fun together!”
107.5 The River is a leading media outlet in the Nashville market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, the leading all-in-one streaming music and live radio service – with more than 1.4 billion app downloads and 100 million registered users.
With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S. and over 85 million social followers, iHeartMedia has the largest national reach of any radio or television outlet in America. As the leader in multiplatform connections, it also serves over 150 local markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets, wearables and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.
iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the fastest growing digital audio service in the U.S. and offers users thousands of live radio stations, personalized custom artist stations created by just one song or seed artist and the top podcasts and personalities. With over 1.4 billion downloads, iHeartRadio reached 100 million registered users faster than any other radio or digital music service.
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