Celebrity Countdown Show - The Hollywood 5 - Adds 40 New Affiliates

Sep 27, 2011, 08:00 ET from Yea! Network

Yea! Network, Cumulus Media and Radar Online join forces again to provide national coverage of Pop Culture news.

DALLAS, Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- YEA! Network announced today that THE HOLLYWOOD 5 will be added to over 40 CUMULUS MEDIA Top 40 and Hot AC radio stations over Fourth Quarter 2011.  The addition of The Hollywood 5 to the selected Cumulus Media stations expands the growing content partnership between the companies.  Hosted by KIDD KRADDICK, from the nationally syndicated radio program Kidd Kraddick in the Morning, and Hollywood insider and show biz reporter, HYLA, The Hollywood 5 is a weekend entertainment show that counts down the biggest celebrity stories of the week.

Yea! Chairman Kidd Kraddick said, "I'm so excited to grow The Hollywood Five to such great markets, and it wouldn't have been possible without the belief of John Dickey and Cumulus.  The passion level for Hollywood gossip has never been higher and it's great to see my little show get this kind of exposure."

John Dickey comments, "Cumulus Media's content partnership with Yea! Network continues to grow with the addition of The Hollywood 5. As with The Radar Online Report, The Hollywood 5 provides unique entertainment content that listeners want. The show naturally complements Cumulus Media's Top 40 and Hot AC weekend lineups."

About The Hollywood 5:
With the help of their celebrity friends and Hollywood insiders, The Hollywood 5 gives pop-culture fans exclusive celebrity interviews, inside scoops, opinions and the 5 biggest stories of the week. For more information on how to add this show to your station, contact Mark Pollittmarkpollitt@kiddlive.com or Maureen Lesourdmaureen.lesourd@cumulus.com. Be a fan of the show at www.TheHollywood5.com.

About Yea! Network:
Yea! Network syndicates the most-listened to contemporary morning show in America, Kidd Kraddick in the Morning, and pop-culture weekend show, The Hollywood 5.  Kidd Kraddick in the Morning is heard on more than 85 stations across the country and on American Forces Radio weekdays from 6-10a CT. KiddTV, webcasting daily on Ustream, is the #1 Morning Radio Program in the world with over 17 million channel views.  Be a fan of the show at www.kiddnation.com.

About Cumulus Media, Inc:
Cumulus Media is the largest pure-play radio broadcaster in the United States, and owns or operates more than 570 radio stations in 120 markets and a nationwide radio network serving over 4000 stations. Cumulus Media's headquarters are in Atlanta, Georgia, and its web site is www.cumulus.com.

SOURCE Yea! Network