An exciting new radio station to serve the growing community of British country music lovers. Country is many things – a lifestyle, a vibe, country is cold beers on a Friday night a pair of jeans that fit just right. Country music is something that you can sing, dance, laugh and yes, sometimes even cry along with.
Country Hits Radio is set to appeal to modern country music-lovers aged 25-44. We introduce you to the biggest country songs of today and feature a playlist of artists including Keith Urban, Kacey Musgraves, Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris, Florida Georgia Line, Dan + Shay and Carrie Underwood.
Refreshing and original good times happen on Country Hits Radio, we give you some surprise euphoric music moments and classic country snapshots that you dance and sing out loud to.
The UK contemporary country music scene is growing rapidly the Country Music Association reported in August that country music streaming in the first half of 2020 is setting new records for consumption of the genre in the UK. Data from the Official Charts Company, streaming peaked in June and for the second quarter in a row, outperformed the UK industry growth with an overall 43% growth of the genre compared to the -3% of all music genres. In June, consumption peaked with 72.1 million streams of Country Music tracks, beating a previous record set in April of 59.6 million streams. With a reported 8.7 million fans now listening to country music in the UK, it’s the biggest genre of music to have previously been without its own radio station.
Listen to Country Hits Radio on DAB Digital Radio, online, via smart speakers and mobile apps. Further information on how to listen can be found at www.countryhitsradio.co.uk