CODY ALAN WELCOMES MARLEY SHERWOOD TO CMT AFTER MIDNITE AND CMT RADIO LIVE
LOS ANGELES, July 19, 2017– Premiere Networks and CMT announced today that Marley Sherwood has officially joined CMT After MidNitewith Cody Alan and CMT Radio Live with Cody Alan. Effective immediately, Sherwood will serve as a correspondent, bringing pop culture and lifestyle stories to the popular Country radio programs. Continuing her role as associate producer of CMT’s signature music show Hot 20 Countdown with Cody Alan and Katie Cook, Sherwood will also join Alan on the road as he provides listeners with artist interviews and behind-the-scenes reports from the biggest concerts and music events.
“Radio is all about connecting with the audience, and I’m looking forward to our listeners getting to know Marley,” shared Alan. “She’s genuine, magnetic and fearless, so we’re going to have a lot of fun with our listeners every night!”
“Having worked with Cody for years, I was honored when CMT Radio and Premiere approached me with this exciting opportunity,” shared Sherwood. “Cody has always been a mentor to me and I’m thrilled that, in this new role, I will continue to work alongside one of my closest friends.”
Based in Nashville, Sherwood and Alan have worked together on CMT’s Hot 20 Countdown for the past four years. The Chicago native’s resume includes stints at WUSN/US99.5, WZSR/Star 105.5, ESPN Radio, ABC, IndyCar, and the market’s top-rated daytime talk show Windy City LIVE. She later took her reporting talents abroad and spent time with The Irish Times of Dublin, Ireland, before making her way to CMT in Nashville.
About Cody Alan
As the host and executive producer of CMT Radio Live with Cody Alan, CMT After MidNite with Cody Alan and CMT All Access with Cody Alan, Alan is undoubtedly one of the most recognized names in radio. Broadcast on radio stations across America and originating from the CMT studio in Nashville, his shows feature the biggest names in Country music and entertainment. With live interaction, Alan connects fans with their favorite stars, from the red carpet to backstage. Combining his passion for entertainment with television, he also serves as host of CMT’s signature music show, Hot 20 Countdown, seen Saturday and Sunday mornings at 9/8c. Follow Cody on Twitter @CMTCody or visit www.CMTCody.com or www.AfterMidNite.com.
CMT, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), is the leading television and digital authority on country music and entertainment, reaching more than 92 million homes in the U.S. CMT, CMT.com and CMT Radio offer an unparalleled mix of music, news, live concerts and series and are the top resource for country music on demand. The network’s digital platforms include the 24-hour music channel, CMT Music, CMT Mobile and CMT VOD.
About Premiere Networks
Premiere Networks, a subsidiary of iHeartMedia, syndicates more than 90 radio programs and services to more than 5,900 radio affiliations and reaches a quarter billion listeners monthly. Premiere offers the best in talk, entertainment and sports programming featuring the following personalities: Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, Glenn Beck, Delilah, Steve Harvey, George Noory, John Boy and Billy, Sean Hannity, Elvis Duran, Dan Patrick, Nikki Sixx, Kane, Mario Lopez, Bobby Bones, Cody Alan, Colin Cowherd, Johnjay and Rich, Rich Eisen, Big Boy, Brooke & Jubal, Buck Sexton, Doug Gottlieb and others. For more information, please visit www.PremiereNetworks.com.
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