Full Radio Hall List

Country Countdown USAhost Lon Heltonis the sole Country representative in Radio Hall of Fame nominations. Listener voting commences July 15 and inductees will be announced Aug. 5. Here are the nominations:

Chosen by industry voting:

Longstanding Local/Regional (20+ years)

  • Bob Rivers, Seattle 
  • Charles Laquidara, Boston
  • Harry Harrison, New York
  • Jack Harris, Tampa Bay

Active Local/Regional (10+ years)

  • Angie Martinez, New York
  • Kevin and Bean (Kevin Ryder, Gene “Bean” Baxter), Los Angeles
  • Preston and Steve (Preston Elliot, Steve Morrison), Philadelphia
  • Sarah and Vinnie (Sarah Clark, Vinnie Hasson), San Francisco

Longstanding Network/Syndication (20+ years)

  • Jim Rome, The Jim Rome Show
  • Robert Siegel, All Things Considered
  • Sid Mark, The Sounds of Sinatra
  • Wait, Wait Don’t Tell Me!

Active Network/Syndication (10+ years)

  • George Noory, Coast to Coast AM
  • Glenn Beck, The Glenn Beck Program
  • John Tesh, Intelligence for your Life
  • Kim Komando, The Kim Komando Show

Chosen by listener vote and Radio Hall nominating committee:

Music Format On-Air Personality

  • Hollywood Hamilton
  • Lon Helton
  • Mark & Brian Show(Mark Thompson, Brian Phelps)
  • Ryan Seacrest

Spoken Word On-Air Personality

  • Joe Madison
  • Scott Slade
  • Stephanie Miller
  • Suzyn Waldman