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Premiere Networks and Bobby Bones Launch New iHeartRadio Original Podcast 'Too Much To Say with Kalie Shorr' on the Nashville Podcast Network

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LOS ANGELES, September 16, 2020 – Premiere Networks and Bobby Bones, Vice President/Creative Director of iHeartCountry and host of the hit national Country radio program The Bobby Bones Show, announced today the launch of a new iHeartRadio Original Podcast, “Too Much To Say with Kalie Shorr,” distributed by Bones’ Nashville Podcast Network.

Executive produced by Bones, “Too Much To Say with Kalie Shorr” features the Country singer and songwriter as she shares, and mostly overshares, her thoughts on everything from music to martinis, social media to social anxiety, regrets to risky texts, and much more. Shorr will also reveal diary entries and feature interviews with her crazy group of friends.

“Too Much To Say with Kalie Shorr” launches today, September 16, and will be available Wednesdays on iHeartRadio and everywhere podcasts are heard.

“When Bobby had the idea to start this podcast, I was so excited,” said Shorr. “Hosting my own show has been a goal of mine for a long time and I can’t think of a better team to be working on it with. It’s great to be given this platform and I really look forward to sharing my story candidly in a new format.”

“We made Kalie a Spotlight Artist on ‘The Bobby Bones Show’ earlier this year and it was clear our audience was paying attention and believes in her,” Bones said. “She is a force in the genre and I’m so excited to add her voice and stories to our growing network.” 

According to The New York Times, Shorr’s debut album - Open Book - was the #7 Best Album of 2019 alongside Taylor Swift, Lana Del Ray and Ariana Grande. Shorr burst onto the Nashville music scene in 2016 with her self-penned hit “Fight Like A Girl” and shortly after, the Portland, Maine singer-songwriter became a Sirius XM “Highway Find” and was spotlighted by Apple Music, Spotify, CMT, Radio Disney Country, Pandora, Taste of Country, The Boot and Billboard magazine. She was named a “CMT Next Women of Country”, “The New Nashville” by Teen Vogue and a “Top 10 Country Artists To Watch In 2018” by the Huffington Post. She made her Grand Ole Opry debut in 2018 and has gone on to play that heralded stage 17 times to date.

Shorr has toured with Sara Evans, RaeLynn, Jimmie Allen and spent last December supporting LeAnn Rimes’ “You And Me And Christmas” Tour. From her work with the all-female, singer-songwriter collective Song Suffragettes, Shorr has been featured on PBS NewsHour, NPR’s “Morning Edition” and “On Point” as well as in ELLE Magazine. She rang in 2020 performing for more than 200,000 people at Nashville’s largest-ever New Year’s Eve show with Keith Urban, Stevie Nicks, Jason Isbell, The Struts and more. With wide praise for her current album Open Book coming from diverse outlets like NPR, Slate, People, No Depression, Rolling Stone and more, Shorr was also spotlighted by The Guardian (UK) and The Tennessean, both calling her an artist to watch in 2020. Visit www.KalieShorr.com for more information.

Bobby Bones’ Nashville Podcast Network is an eclectic collection of podcasts from a variety of Nashville-savvy hosts, giving listeners an inside look at the lifestyle and pop culture in Nashville. The network is home to Bobby Bones’ popular “BobbyCast,” which has nearly 20 million downloads, as well as “4 Things With Amy Brown” “Sore Losers” “Get Real with Caroline Hobby” “Velvet’s Edge with Kelly Henderson,” and “Movie Mike’s Movie Podcast.”iHeartRadio is America’s No. 1 commercial podcaster and is available on more than 2,000 different connected devices — including smart speakers, digital auto dashes, tablets, wearables, smartphones, virtual assistants, televisions and gaming consoles. Visit iHeart.com/apps to download iHeartRadio and listen to “Too Much To Say with Kalie Shorr” on your favorite device.

About Bobby Bones

Radio and TV personality Bobby Bones who “has carved out a place for himself in nearly every corner of the entertainment world,” (American Profile) is host of the nationally syndicated iHeartRadio show, The Bobby Bones Show, which broadcasts to 170 stations and is the #1 Country morning show with millions of weekly listeners. The show recently garnered its second Country Music Association Award for National Broadcast Personality of the Year and fourth ACM Award for National On-Air Personality of the Year and earned Bones the title of youngest ever inductee into the prestigious National Radio Hall of Fame. The “media multitasker” (Billboard) also launched his own podcast, BobbyCast, which features candid long-form interviews with top artists and industry figures and has been downloaded nearly 20 million times. The podcast’s overwhelming success paved the way for Bones to launch the Nashville Podcast Network. Bones won Season 27 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars and is the official in-house mentor on ABC’s American Idol. Most recently, he is Host & Executive Producer of Opry, a weekly TV program airing highlights from the Grand Ole Opry stage on Circle Network. Bones is also currently filming his 16-part National Geographic Show, Breaking Bobby Bones. Additionally, Bones’ chart-topping musical comedy band Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots released their latest project LIVE IN LITTLE ROCK on April 2. Bones is also a two-time New York Times #1 bestselling author, touring stand-up comedian, and philanthropist – a true “jack of all trades” (ESPN). Visit https://bobbybones.iheart.com for more information.

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.

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