“Ben Ferguson Podcast” Joins The iHeartPodcast Network and Premiere Networks Adds “The Ben Ferguson Show”
LOS ANGELES, January 12, 2021 – National radio host and political commentator Ben Ferguson announced today that the popular “Ben Ferguson Podcast” - one of the fastest-growing conservative podcasts in the country - will join the iHeartPodcast Network. Featuring Ferguson as he goes beyond the headlines to share his takes on the latest news and information Americans need to know, the podcast is available now with new episodes posting Sundays through Fridays on iHeartRadio and everywhere podcast are heard.
Additionally, Ferguson’s nationally syndicated weekend radio program, “The Ben Ferguson Show,” joins Premiere Networks’ industry-leading lineup, effective immediately. The three-hour talk show, which currently airs nationwide in markets such as Dallas, Miami, Minneapolis, Denver and Baltimore, will continue to be available live on Sundays from 7 - 10 p.m. ET.
Every week, callers from all over America tune in to “The Ben Ferguson Show” to discuss the latest news and events affecting our world. Featuring the biggest topics in news and politics of the day, Ferguson’s unique takes and informative, exciting conversations have made “The Ben Ferguson Show” one of the most-listened-to live weekend call-in shows.
“This is a significant milestone in my career,” said Ferguson. “Partnering with iHeartRadio and Premiere Networks is like being called up to play in the majors. Working with the best in the business has always been my dream and now I get to do what I love in radio and podcasting with a brilliant team behind me!”
“Ben’s refreshing perspective, along with his vibrant style of talk, entertainment and listener interaction, have made him a multiplatform star,” said Julie Talbott, President of Premiere Networks. “As news-talk programming continues to be a vital piece of the national conversation, we couldn’t be happier to work with Ben to further expand his audience across the country.”
Listen to “The Ben Ferguson Podcast” now and follow the show on iHeartRadio to be alerted when new episodes are available.
About Ben Ferguson
Ben Ferguson has hosted his national weekend show for 19 years. In addition to serving as a CNN political commentator for the past seven years, and an American commentator on ITV’s “Good Morning Britain,” he hosts morning and afternoons, 7 - 9 a.m. and 5 - 6 p.m., on 600 WREC in Memphis, Tenn. From 2012 to 2015, Ferguson hosted the #1 mid-morning radio show from 9 - 11 a.m. on weekdays in Dallas, Texas on WBAP-AM. He began his radio career in his hometown of Memphis, Tenn., at the age of 13, which made him the youngest radio talk show host in the country when the national show debuted in 2004 and the youngest nationally-syndicated host at the age of 20. His first book, a political work, “It’s My America, Too,” published by William Morris/Harper Collins in 2004 was named "a top choice read" by USA Today. For more information, please visit https://www.benfergusonshow.com/. Fans can also connect with Ferguson on Facebook and Twitter.
About Premiere Networks
Premiere Networks, a subsidiary of iHeartMedia, syndicates more than 100 radio programs and services to more than 7,100 radio affiliations and reaches a quarter billion listeners monthly. Premiere offers the best in talk, entertainment and sports programming featuring the following personalities: Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, Glenn Beck, Delilah, Steve Harvey, George Noory, Dan Patrick, Colin Cowherd, John Boy and Billy, Sean Hannity, Elvis Duran, Mario Lopez, Bobby Bones, Clay Travis, Cody Alan, Johnjay and Rich, Big Boy, Brooke & Jeffrey, Buck Sexton, Doug Gottlieb, Enrique Santos, Nancy Grace, Jason Lee, Hollywood Hamilton and others. For more information, please visit www.PremiereNetworks.com.
iHeartMedia (NASDAQ: IHRT) 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 more than 850 live broadcast stations in over 160 markets nationwide; through its iHeartRadio digital service available across more than 250 platforms and 2,000 devices; through its influencers; social; branded iconic live music events; other digital products and newsletters; and podcasts as the #1 commercial podcast publisher. iHeartMedia also leads the audio industry in analytics, targeting and attribution for its marketing partners with its SmartAudio product, using data from its massive consumer base. Visit iHeartMedia.com for more company information.