iHeartMedia's Gator Harrison On State Of Country, Streaming as an 'Additive' to Radio & Efforts to Play More Female Artists

Voices are missing...

"While I personally would absolutely say that I could care less about any specific classification, including gender, when it comes to adding music for the radio station, it's very difficult to look at the broadness of the country format and not notice that female voices are missing.

Presently, WSIX is supporting 12 currents from women, and about 25 percent of our active library is female. WSIX, iHeartCountry [the platform of which Bones was recently named vp/creative director] and Bobby are working on some exciting breakthrough ways that we can champion female artists. Details coming soon."

Read the full article by Jim Asker via Billboard.

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