Savannah’s Tim Leary Goes Nationwide With The 2020 Country Countdown
Savannah, GA/Hilton Head, SC announced today that Tim Leary, morning host of “Tim Leary and The Morning Showgram” on Savannah’s Bob 106.9 is now hosting brand new weekly syndicated show, “The 2020 Country Countdown.”
Tim Leary has been hosting mornings at BOB 106.9FM (WUBB) Savannah, GA/Hilton Head, SC for 3 years and is a six-time Country Radio Broadcasters Humanitarian Award nominee. Tim has been doing country morning radio for a decade and has been on WGAR 99.5 FM/Cleveland, “Cat Country 98.1” WCTK/Providence, and “Cub Country 94-5” KUUB/Reno. Tim is also a stand-up comedian. His credits include being a regular for Catch A Rising Star clubs, along with appearances at The Comedy Connection in Boston, Zanies and The Improv in Chicago, and The Comedy Store and Laugh Factory in Los Angeles. His sold out college concerts include campuses like Dartmouth University, the University of Illinois, and the University of Southern California.
The 2020 Country Countdown is a new Countdown format for country radio. Why 2020? Because, we’re counting down the 20 biggest songs in the country according to the airplay of our affiliates, and then we’ll recap the 20 biggest trending songs in country music. The internet has changed how everyone consumes music, so we’re not going to just do an old school country countdown. It’s a countdown for the next decade, plus you’ll hear from all of your favorite artists! Two top 20 charts recapped in 3 red, hot hours of radio. The 2020 Country Countdown….from United Stations.
“I’m so excited for this incredible opportunity to host The 2020 Country Countdown! This is something that every country personality dreams of! My thanks to Scott Mahalick and Andy Denemark! I can’t wait for the launch of the show,” said Leary.
Alpha Media Executive VP of Programming Scott G. Mahalick commented on the announcement, “Tim exudes the millennial lifestyle with a contemporary presentation. That’s what sets this apart from all of the other country countdown shows. This is just another extension of his phenomenal talent.”
“The introduction of the new 2020 Country Countdown is a triple treat for us at United Stations – we get to present a hot, new countdown format for the future, we get to showcase Tim Leary as our talent, and we get to work with Scott Mahalick, Gigi South and a great team of broadcasters at Alpha Media. It’s really an exciting program launch,” remarked Andy Denemark, EVP of Programming for United Stations Radio Networks.