THE RICKEY SMILEY MORNING SHOW BEGINS THE NEW YEAR STRONG BY ADDING THREE MORE MARKETS!

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Radio Facts: The Fastest Growing Urban Morning Show hits 30 Markets While Maintaining Top Ratings in Continuing Markets Like MiamiDALLAS ““ January 11, 2009 ““ Syndication One announced today that the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, the fastest growing Black contemporary morning program in the country, has been added to Cumulus Urban’s WEAS E93 FM in Savannah, GA, WMNX 97.3 FM in Wilmington, NC and WYNN 106.3 FM in Florence, SC effective today.Cumulus is already experiencing success with the program on Power 100.3 in Myrtle Beach, SC.”The Rickey Smiley Morning Show is exciting and entertaining from start to finish,” says Doug Davis, Program Director POWER 100.3. “It is the best Urban syndicated product in radio today. Our listeners love the show and love Rickey.”Cumulus VP of Urban Programming, Jim Kennedy adds, “This is an impact program that hits the ground from day one. The only people more excited than I am about adding Rickey Smiley are my programmers in Savannah, Florence, and Wilmington. They have been literally counting down the days.”The program recently moved its studios from Dallas to Atlanta and is now airing in over 30 markets. The show is also still experiencing success in its initial markets, especially Miami where in the latest PPM monthlies the Rickey Smiley Morning Show is continuing its #1 ranking among listeners 18-34 and #3 among adults 25-54 (source: Arbitron, M-F, MSA, 6-10AM, Dec).WEDR Program Director Derrick Baker adds: ” Rickey’s program is in first place with a 4 share lead over its nearest competitor! The show is on fire, getting better all the time, and Rickey and his crew are there for me, my sponsors, our listeners, basically anything we need”.There are more new stations announcements expected in the coming weeks.