“It’s Up There with Looney” Joins The Black Effect Podcast Network

New And Previous Episodes Now Available On iHeartRadio

WHAT: Today, iHeartMedia and Charlamagne Tha God announced, “It’s Up There with Looney,” a podcast that brings insightful and thought-provoking discussions from the world of hip-hop and R&B, has joined The Black Effect Podcast Network. New episodes will launch every Monday and fans can binge previous episodes now on the iHeartRadio app and everywhere podcasts are heard. Listeners can expect to hear the latest in news, pop culture, hip-hop and R&B.

WHO: Loon is a charismatic and passionate podcast host, with years of experience as a music artist and creative executive. As the host of "It's Up There," Loon brings a unique perspective and a keen eye for the latest trends in music, fashion, and lifestyle. He is known for his energetic, informative and engaging style, and his ability to connect with listeners on a personal level.

WHEN: “It’s Up There with Looney” is available today with new episodes releasing every Monday.

WHERE: “It’s Up There with Looney” is part of iHeartMedia and The Black Effect Podcast Network and is distributed by iHeartPodcasts. Fans can listen now on the iHeartRadio app and everywhere podcasts are heard.

SHOW PAGE: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/269-its-up-there-podcast-w-loo-81051334/

ASSETS: Hi-res show art available for download HERE.

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About The Black Effect Podcast Network

The Black Effect Podcast Network is a transformative network founded by renowned cultural architect, executive producer, bestselling author, and media mogul Charlamagne Tha God. In a historic joint venture with the world’s number one commercial podcast publisher, iHeartMedia, Charlamagne and iHeartMedia created the groundbreaking first-ever Black Effect Podcast Network, celebrating the most important Black culture-shapers on the planet—in education, politics, entertainment, sports and pop culture. The Black Effect Podcast Network gives rise to emerging and established content creators and storytellers whose perspective and creative vision have been marginalized and overlooked while serving an audience that has been underserved. The Black Effect Podcast Network helps its partners define their place in podcast culture through influence, ideas, and experiences that engage, inspire, inform and empower.

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.

Visit iHeartMedia.com for more company information.