SBG Unveils 2019 Lineup and a New Look At Network Radio's Premiere Upfront Event


NEW YORK, NY 10.08.18 – Sun Broadcast Group, a Gen Media Partners Company, announced its 2019 network radio lineup to a packed house at its annual network radio upfront event on Friday night. Held at New York City’s 230 Fifth Rooftop Lounge and hosted by TV and radio personality Alfonso Ribeiro, “2019 The Preview” included performances by platinum recording artists AJR, SBG’s DJ Sinister, Rejoice Network’s Earl Bynum Choir and New York City 90’s cover band The Fresh Kids of Bel-Air. It was the first public event since Gen Media Partners purchased SBG last September.

In addition to celebrating the return of The Hit List, The Fitz Show, Country Fried Mix, Nashville Minute, Country Fastball, Remote News Service, Ashley & Brad and more, SBG welcomed several shows and services that will be switching syndicators in 2019 as well as many new shows making their radio debut. They include:

• The 90’s with Alfonso Ribeiro

• The Jim Brickman Show

• The Michael Baisden Show

• Woody & Wilcox

• DJ Goofy Whitekid

• Wolfman Jack

• SnoCountry Ski Reports

• Car Pro

• Girls World Expo

• 4 Elements Music

• AirKast

SBG’s Hispanic Division, Sun Latino, also announced new partnerships including:

• BeiN Sports

• Futbol Mexicano

• Echate Pá Cá

• 40 Principales Countdown

• Subeme La Radio

• GLR Networks

SBG also unveiled its new logo, as well their 2019 theme “Shine On” (#Shineon) as they prepare to celebrate their 10th anniversary in November. “2109 – The Preview”, the only one of its kind in network radio, was attended by over 400 guests, including industry leaders, advertising agencies, clients and partners. Following the event, Jason Bailey, Sun Broadcast Group President & Founder, said: “Thank you to the advertisers, agencies and programmers who continue to support SBG and more importantly for supporting radio. I am just as energized today about our future as I was 10 years ago. Here’s to another decade of great radio, for great people, by the most talented team I know.”

About Sun Broadcast Group:

Sun Broadcast Group, a Gen Media Partners Company, named one of the fastest growing companies in America by Inc Magazine three years in a row, is a national radio network reaching over 205 million listeners through its more than 5,500 affiliates in both English and Spanish-language. Headquartered in New York City and Boca Raton, FL, Sun offers ad sales representation, syndication and programming support to producers, hosts and radio networks nationwide. Its growing program and sales offerings includes the Sun Select RADAR® Network, The Hit List with Fitz, Country Fried Mix with DJ Sinister, The Fitz Show, Nashville Minute, Shazam For Radio, and many more.

For more information, call Sun Broadcast Group (800) 871-6163