Disney Radio is going country

Radio Disney Country
Radio Disney’s Vice President, Phil Guerini, with some famous young country folk (Maddie & Tae, Kelsea Ballerini, and Hunter Hayes at CMA Fest on June 12, 2015 – Disney Channel/Chris Hollo

Press release:

Radio Disney Country, a modern, country music-focused destination for families, will launch on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4 on the Radio Disney App. The broadcast will originate live from the red carpet of the 49th Annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards airing on ABC (8:00-11:00 p.m. PT/ET), with interviews from some of today’s biggest country music artists. Radio Disney Country’s inaugural broadcast will be hosted by its new on-air personality Betsy Spina (Sirius XM’s “The Highway”).

Radio Disney Country will feature up and coming young artists and today’s biggest country hits including Florida Georgia Line, Hunter Hayes, Maddie & Tae, The Band Perry, Kelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay, RaeLynn and more. With already over 6 million downloads on the Radio Disney App, Radio Disney Country content within the app will also include music videos, in-studio interviews and performances.