The newly merged syndicator with Westwood One, Dial Global, has re-upped the daily vignette to a new multi-year distribution deal. The Osgood File with Charles Osgood is the longest running news/talk feature on radio, currently heard four times daily on more than 350 radio stations nationwide, in all top 25 markets. It features Charles Osgood’s unique commentary on news and popular culture. Charles Osgood also currently hosts the #1 Nielsen rated Sunday morning TV news program, CBS Sunday Morning.
“My producer Ray Bassett and I are delighted to continue our regular morning radio visits with millions of Americans from coast to coast, then riding along with them as they drive to work.” Says Osgood, “I consider myself lucky to do what I love while working with some of the best people in the business at CBS News and Dial Global.”
Added Dial Global co-CEOs Spencer Brown, David Landau and Ken Williams: “Charles Osgood is a true media icon and it is our privilege to deliver his legendary voice to millions of radio listeners each day. More than a valuable asset to Dial Global’s advertisers and affiliates, Charles Osgood is an asset to American journalism and we are proud to continue our partnership.”