iHeartMedia World Premieres New Singles from Usher, Tim McGraw and Avenged Sevenfold; Celebrates U2’s New Album with The Edge
iHeartLand Hosts iHeartRadio LIVE with Måneskin
Carly Pearce Added to the 2023 iHeartCountry Festival Lineup
NEW YORK, N.Y. – March 16, 2023 – iHeartMedia celebrated new music and artists recently with World Premiere debuts, live events and more. Last week, Tim McGraw’s "Standing Room Only" had a World Premiere debut on March 10 across all iHeartCountry stations. This week, Avenged Sevenfold’s "Nobody" had a World Premiere debut on March 14 across all iHeartRadio Active Rock stations, while Usher’s "Glu" had a World Premiere debut on March 17 across all iHeartRadio R&B stations and select Hip Hop stations. Additionally, iHeartRadio celebrated Miley Cyrus’ new album “Endless Summer Vacation” with a “New Music Friday” feature on March 10 spotlighting four songs from the album played across all CHR and Hot AC stations.
On Friday, iHeart will celebrate U2’s new album of reimagined songs with "iHeartRadio ICONS with The Edge: Celebrating U2's Songs of Surrender." The album was curated and produced by U2's The Edge, who will sit down with iHeartRadio's Jim Kerr to talk about the album and more during an intimate and exclusive interview. Fans can listen and tune in free for a stream of the exclusive broadcast on March 17 at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT via iHeartRadio's The Classic Rock Channel. The show will also be broadcast across iHeartRadio Classic Rock stations across the country at 7pm local time.
Additionally, iHeartLand will host hit Italian rock band Måneskin this weekend with a mind-blowing performance in the metaverse. During their exclusive “iHeartRadio LIVE” show, fans will be able to watch Måneskin perform some of their new songs from their album “RUSH!” and hear them talk about their songs during an exclusive Q&A. Fans can experience iHeartRadio LIVE with Måneskin in iHeartLand for two days only, starting Friday, March 17 at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT. The show will also be broadcast across iHeartRadio Alternative stations nationwide, and on iHeartRadio's ALT Radio station.
This week, singer Carly Pearce joined the 2023 iHeartCountry Festival lineup, taking over the stage at the Moody Center in Austin, Texas on May 13. The previously-announced lineup includes Luke Bryan, Kane Brown, Sam Hunt, Elle King, Parker McCollum, Justin Moore, Jordan Davis, Mitchell Tenpenny, with special guest Bailey Zimmerman and more. The show will once again be hosted by Bobby Bones. Tickets for the 2023 iHeartCountry Festival are currently on sale via Ticketmaster.com.
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