Limbaugh Re-Signs With iHeartMedia

By on Aug, 2 2016 with Comments 0

Rush LimbaughRush Limbaugh has re-signed with iHeartMedia’s Premiere Networks. The terms were not announced, however the company characterizes the deal as a long-term, multi-platform agreement.

The company says The Rush Limbaugh Show is Premiere’s top talk program and Limbaugh is the most-listened-to national radio talk show host in the U.S.

The broadcaster says his program shows continuous growth and strong revenue performance. In fact, ad revenue increased by 20% over last year, according to iHeartMedia.

After 28 years, Limbaugh said he “seriously considered moving on to something else,” but iHeartMedia President/COO/CFO Rich Bressler and Chairman/CEO Bob Pittman “were very persuasive.”

The show airs noon to 3pm Eastern weekdays.

About The Author: Leslie Stimson has been a reporter for 35+ years, starting in radio news. She’s spent the last 20 years reporting for radio trades.

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