SIRIUS XM Radio has launched a new countdown show, The Big 40 Countdown, hosted by original MTV VJs Mark Goodman, Nina Blackwood, Alan Hunter and Martha Quinn on ‘80s on 8, SIRIUS and XM channel 8.
SIRIUS XM’s ‘80s on 8 channel is the only place listeners can hear the original MTV VJs together sharing memories about the beginning of MTV, reminiscing about meeting artists and playing the music they love. The Big 40 Countdown features the top 40 songs from a particular week in the 1980s. Listeners will hear a different week’s countdown every Friday at 9:00 pm ET and throughout the weekend.
The Big 40 Countdown will air Fridays at 9:00 pm and will be rebroadcast on Saturdays at 9:00 am; Sundays at 12:00 am, 6:00 am 1:00 pm and 8:00 pm; and Mondays at 3:00 am (all times Eastern).