THE BOBBY BONES SHOW ANNUAL RADIOTHON RAISES RECORD-BREAKING $2.5 MILLON OVER TWO DAYS FOR
ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL
Bobby Bones and the Raging Idiots’ 5th Annual Million Dollar Show Sold-Out in Less Than An Hour
Nashville, TN – December 10, 2019 – iHeartRadio’s The Bobby Bones Show raised a record-breaking $2.5 million during its annual two-day Radiothon this past December 5th and 6th. Featuring powerful performances from an array of superstar and breaking Country music artists, Bones along with the CMA and ACM Award-winning national radio show and its loyal listeners have now helped tally over $13 million for the special cause.
In related news, Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots’ 5th Annual Million Dollar Show, also benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, rapidly sold-out in less than an hour following its anticipated on-sale on Friday, December 6. The “night to remember” (CMT.com) is set to return to Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium on January 13 and will host performances from Brooks & Dunn, Kane Brown, Brett Young, Colbie Caillat, Gone West, Lainey Wilson, Heath Sanders and more surprise guests, as well as Bones’ musical comedy band Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots.
Radio and TV personality Bobby Bones who “has carved out a place for himself in nearly every corner of the entertainment world,” (American Profile) is host of the nationally syndicated radio show, The Bobby Bones Show, which broadcasts to over 150 stations and is the #1 Country morning show with millions of weekly listeners. The show recently garnered its second Country Music Association Award for National Broadcast Personality of the Year and third ACM Award for National On-Air Personality of the Year and earned Bones the title of youngest ever inductee into the prestigious National Radio Hall of Fame. The “media multitasker” (Billboard) also launched his own podcast, BobbyCast, which features candid long-form interviews with top artists and industry figures and has been downloaded nearly 13 million times. The podcast’s overwhelming success has paved the way for Bones to launch the Nashville Podcast Network, an eclectic collection of podcasts from a variety of Nashville-savvy hosts, giving listeners an inside look at the lifestyle and pop culture in Nashville. Bones won Season 27 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars and is the official in-house mentor on ABC’s American Idol. Additionally, Bones’ chart-topping musical comedy band Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots is on the road on its It’s Just The Two Of Us…(Sorry) tour following their most recent EP, LIVE IN BOSTON. Bones is also a two-time New York Times #1 bestselling author, touring stand-up comedian, and philanthropist – a true “jack of all trades” (ESPN). Visit https://bobbybones.iheart.com for more information.
Photo: Back Row (L-R) – The Bobby Bones Show’s Hillary Borden, Lunchbox (Dan Chappell), Morgan Huelsman, Bobby Bones, Amy Brown and Eddie Garcia | Front Row (L-R) – The Bobby Bones Show’s Abby Anderson, Mike Deestro, Ray Slater and Scuba Steve (Stephen Spradlin) | Photo Credit: Zack Massey