Carson Daly debuting new countdown show


CBS RadioLooks like Ryan Seacrest/AT 40 has some fresh competition—especially on CBS Radio and Cumulus stations nationwide. He already serves as host of CBS Radio/LA’s 97.1 AMP Radio’s morning show, and now Carson Daly is launching two new weekly Pop countdown programs beginning Saturday, 7/6. “The Daly Download With Carson Daly – This Week’s  Top 30” will make its debut on more than 70 CBS Radio and Cumulus stations, including outlets in 8 of the Top 10 and all of the Top 5 markets.

At launch, will provide fans the opportunity to listen to the shows online and the ability to review current and archived song lists to track how their favorite tunes are faring week after week.  Live streaming is also available through and its app for a variety of mobile devices.

Cumulus Media Networks will manage affiliate relations and sales.

“I’m a self-professed radio guy and an avid music enthusiast,” said Carson.  “Music has been my passion since I was a kid and it’s certainly been the through-line of my career. I feel at home on the radio and look forward to connecting with new listeners by highlighting the top songs around the country. I’m happy to continue my collaboration with CBS Radio, and I’m excited for the opportunity to work with Cumulus Media Networks.”

Two versions of the program will be created by Daly and offered to stations for broadcast on Saturday or Sunday.  The four-hour and three-hour shows will complement programming on CHR or Hot AC stations, respectively.

The following stations in the Top 50 markets are scheduled to air the new show:

WNOW-FM, New York (92.3 NOW)

KAMP-FM, Los Angeles (97.1 AMP Radio)

WBBM-FM, Chicago (B96)

KMVQ-FM, San Francisco (99.7 NOW)

KLIF, Dallas (i93)

KKHH-FM, Houston (Hot 95.7)

WIAD-FM, Washington, D.C. (94.7 Fresh FM)

WWWQ-FM, Atlanta (Q100)

WODS-FM, Boston (103.3 AMP Radio)

WDZH-FM, Detroit (98.7 AMP Radio)

KZON-FM, Phoenix (101.5 Jamz)

KEGY-FM, San Diego (Energy 103.7)

WWMX-FM, Baltimore (Mix 106.5)

KYKY-FM, St. Louis (Y98)

WNKS-FM, Charlotte (KISS 95.1)

WBZZ-FM, Pittsburgh (100.7 STAR)

KZZO-FM, Sacramento (NOW 100.5)

WRRM-FM, Cincinnati (Warm 98)

WQAL-FM, Cleveland (Q104)

KBEE-FM, Salt Lake City (B98.7)

KLUC-FM, Las Vegas (98.5 KLUC)

KCHZ-FM, Kansas City (95.7 The Vibe)

WJHM-FM, Orlando (102 JAMZ)

WRWM-FM, Indianapolis (i94)

WPRO-FM, Providence (92 PRO FM)

WNFN-FM, Nashville (i106)

KYIS-FM, Oklahoma City (98.9 KISS)

WTIC-FM, Hartford (96.5 TIC)

WZRR-FM, Birmingham (99.5 The Vibe)

WWKL-FM, Harrisburg (Hot 93.5)

KKOB-FM, Albuquerque (93.3 KOB-FM)