The BIG 98, Nashville’s #1 For New Country, announced today that popular on-air personality, Brooke Taylor, will join the iHeartCountry Radio Station as the midday host, broadcasting weekdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., effective immediately.
Taylor joins the Nashville team from iHeartMedia Chicago, where she most recently served as assistant program director and host for the former BIG 95.5. Prior to joining BIG 95.5 in 2016, Taylor served as midday host and assistant program director for WBTU in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
She also previously served as an on-air personality for Radio Disney and has made television appearances on the Disney Channel and ESPN2. Taylor will continue to host the night show for iHeartMedia Denver’s 107.7 The Bull and broadcast on several iHeartCountry Radio Stations across the country.
“When I set out to work in Country music, one of the first things I prayed for was to be in Nashville one day, and the fact that this is becoming a reality is honestly a dream come true,” said Taylor. “I can’t wait to join an already incredible team at The BIG 98 and to represent the iHeartCountry brand.”
“Brooke is the perfect addition to the WSIX franchise,” said Rod Phillips, Executive Vice President/Country Programming Strategy for iHeartCountry. “She has always been very active on the iHeartCountry team as well, which made this the perfect next step and location for her and for our Country brands.”
iHeartMedia Nashville has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — encompassing more than seven Radio Stations comprised of music, talk and news formats.
iHeartMedia is one of the leading media outlets in the Nashville market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast Radio Station s; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s free all-in-one digital music, podcasting and live streaming radio service – with more than 2 billion app downloads and more than 140 million registered users.