iHeartMedia New York Launches New Digital Destination for Broadway Fans

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iHeartMedia New York announced today the debut of iHeartRadio
, home for the best of Broadway 24/7, in collaboration with
Mercedes Benz as the founding partner. The new digital station is now
available for Broadway fans everywhere via iHeartRadio and

iHeartRadio Broadway will feature all the best Broadway music,
content and more, streaming classic songs from original Broadway cast
album soundtracks including Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Chicago,
Hairspray, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, The
Band’s Visit
and more. In addition, interviews with renowned
Broadway stars will be integrated throughout the station hosted by an
array of iHeartRadio New York on-air personalities such as Elvis Duran
from Z100’s “Elvis Duran and The Morning Show,” Michael Riedel from 710
WOR’s “Len Berman and Michael in the Morning” and Christine Nagy from
106.7 Lite FM. In addition to the new digital station,
iHeartRadioBroadway.com will be a one-stop site for all Broadway-related
content and will provide the Broadway community with one-of-a-kind
experiences. The website will feature the latest Broadway news,
including videos, interviews, podcasts, and contests.

“We’re thrilled to launch iHeartRadio Broadway. To be able to bring the
very best of Broadway – from music, interviews, events and more – to
this passionate fan base in a way they can access anytime from anywhere
is extraordinary,” said Scott Hopeck, Division President for
iHeartMedia. “Musical theater enthusiasts can now connect with their
favorite shows, soundtracks and actors in a way that only iHeartRadio
can provide through this new platform. Extending the Broadway experience
past your seat in the theater is something that has been missing and
we’re pleased that we will be able to provide fans a home for that
missing piece.”

To kick off the new station, iHeartRadio Broadway will host an exclusive
VIP special launch event for the Broadway community hosted by
iHeartRadio’s Elvis Duran from “Elvis Duran and The Morning Show,” nationally
syndicated on-air personality, Delilah and 710 WOR’s Michael Riedel.

“I’m excited to be able to celebrate the variety of amazing talent
throughout the Broadway community, not just only this evening, but
moving forward through iHeartRadio Broadway,” said Duran. “Now we have
the opportunity to showcase Broadway shows and their talent side by side
with the other celebrities and artists we feature daily on our
nationally syndicated morning show. To have a dedicated platform where
fans can enjoy and engage with all things Broadway whenever they want is
truly amazing and I’m looking forward to being a part of it.”

Keep up with all things Broadway by following iHeartRadio Broadway on Twitter,
and YouTube
along with iHeartRadioBroadway.com.

About iHeartMedia New York

iHeartMedia New York owns and operates WHTZ-FM, WKTU-FM, WAXQ-FM,
WWPR-FM, WLTW-FM, WOR-AM and is a part of iHeartMedia. IHeartMedia is
the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of
10 Americans every month – and with its quarter of a billion monthly
listeners, has a greater reach than any other media company in the U.S.
The company’s leadership position in audio extends across multiple
platforms including 850 live broadcast stations; streaming music, radio
and on demand via its iHeartRadio digital service available across more
than 250 platforms and 2,000 devices including smart speakers, digital
auto dashes, tablets, wearables, smartphones, virtual assistants, TVs
and gaming consoles; through its influencers; social; branded iconic
live music events; and podcasts as the #1 commercial podcast publisher
globally. iHeartMedia also leads the audio industry in analytics and
attribution technology for its marketing partners, using data from its
massive consumer base. iHeartMedia is a division of iHeartMedia, Inc.
(PINK: IHRTQ). Visit iHeartMedia.com for
more company information.