iHeartMedia Names 4Batz Latest ‘On The Verge’ Artist; Spotlights Justin Timberlake’s New Album

World Premieres New Singles from Cardi B, Bon Jovi, Keith Urban, Twenty One Pilots 

NEW YORK, N.Y. – March 15, 2024 – iHeartMedia recently celebrated new music and artists with World Premiere debuts, the latest ‘On The Verge’ artist and Artist Spotlights. 

On February 27, iHeartMedia named 4Batz as its newest ‘On The Verge’ Hip Hop artist with the rapper’s song “act ii: date @8.” iHeartMedia’s ‘On The Verge’ program helps build awareness for up-and-coming artists through its radio airplay reach and historically, all ‘On The Verge’ artists have charted in the top 30, with more than half landing in the top 10 and over a third claiming the No. 1 chart slot. Success stories of ‘On The Verge’ Hip Hop artists who have reached the top 20 include Lil Tjay ft. 6LACK, Shenseea, Kendra Jae and Coi Leray.

On March 15, iHeartMedia celebrated Justin Timberlake’s new album “Everything I Thought It Was” with a “New Music Friday” feature, including five songs from the album: “No Angels,” “Drown,” “Favorite Drug,” “Selfish,” and “Paradise. The spotlight runs across all iHeartRadio CHR and Hot AC stations. 

Additionally, iHeartMedia World Premiered a series of new singles from superstar artists in the past weeks. Cardi B’s “Enough (Miami)” had a World Premiere debut on March 15 across all iHeartRadio Hip Hop and Rhythm CHR stations. Bon Jovi’s new single “Legendary” had a World Premiere debut on March 14 across all iHeartRadio Classic Rock, Hot AC and Classic Hits stations. Tank’s “Before We Get Started” had a World Premiere debut on March 8 across all iHeartRadio R&B stations. Keith Urban’s “Messed Up As Me” had a World Premiere debut on March 1 across all iHeartCountry stations. Twenty One Pilots’ “Overcompensate” had a World Premiere debut on February 29 across all iHeartRadio ALT stations. 

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About iHeartMedia, Inc.

iHeartMedia (NASDAQ: IHRT) is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month. It consists of three business groups.

With its quarter of a billion monthly listeners, the iHeartMedia Multiplatform Group has a greater reach than any other media company in the U.S. Its leadership position in audio extends across multiple platforms, including more than 860 live broadcast stations in over 160 markets nationwide; its National Sales organization; and the company’s live and virtual events business. It also includes Premiere Networks, the industry’s largest Networks business, with its Total Traffic and Weather Network (TTWN); and BIN: Black Information Network, the first and only 24/7 national and local all news audio service for the Black community. iHeartMedia also leads the audio industry in analytics, targeting and attribution for its marketing partners with its SmartAudio suite of data targeting and attribution products using data from its massive consumer base.

The iHeartMedia Digital Audio Group includes the company’s fast-growing podcasting business -- iHeartMedia is the number one podcast publisher in downloads, unique listeners, revenue and earnings -- as well as its industry-leading iHeartRadio digital service, available across more than 500 platforms and 2,000 devices; the company’s digital sites, newsletters, digital services and programs; its digital advertising technology companies; and its audio industry-leading social media footprint.

The company’s Audio & Media Services reportable segment includes Katz Media Group, the nation’s largest media representation company, and RCS, the world's leading provider of broadcast and webcast software.

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