The 100 Greatest Christmas Hits Of All Time: The 2016 Edition is the newest incarnation of our legendary, award-winning ten-hour countdown of the best-loved, best-selling, highest-charting and most requested ORIGINAL HIT Yuletide recordings ever made. More than 160 stars offer heartfelt greetings as well as the sometimes moving, sometimes funny but always unforgettable stories behind the Christmas classics they made famous. Beloved broadcaster Wink Martindale hosts all ten hours, counting down everyone’s favorite Yuletide classics – both hit singles and key tracks from the most popular Christmas albums ever – from 100 to 1. Along for the fun: a few surprise “bonus tracks” plus special features to warm your heart and insure that 2016 will mark your very Merriest Christmas yet!
The 100 Greatest Christmas Hits Of All Time: The 2016 Edition is based on data compiled from Billboard magazine along with other sources, including listings of the Yuletide classics most played on radio over the past decade. It’s YOUR Christmas gift to YOUR loyal listeners — and YOUR advertisers’ gift to THEIR loyal customers. There are three four-minute commercial breaks per hour; a total 12 minutes of commercial avails for you to sell to your sponsors.
“The 100 Greatest Christmas Hits Of All Time with host Wink Martindale is a real coup for K-EARTH this holiday season. We’re so excited to be one of the many affiliates that will broadcast a program that’s really special over this remarkable time of the year. We love it!” – Jhani Kaye, KRTH Los Angeles
“Wink still has an excellent delivery style, and he really made the broadcast sound great. The script, delivery, and production values were outstanding.” – Matt Shannon, KITI