SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TuneIn, the world’s leading live streaming audio service, today announced the addition of a commercial-free version of ESPN Radio to TuneIn Premium, providing sports fans with a one-stop destination for the most in-depth sports news coverage. TuneIn Premium is now the place for sports fans around the world to listen to a full day’s lineup of ESPN Radio programs like “Keyshawn, JWill and Max” and “Greeny’' with no breaks in between. This partnership adds to TuneIn’s impressive Premium lineup of commercial-free stations which includes MSNBC, CNN, Fox News Radio, and more. Users will be able to engage with ESPN Radio shows live and on-demand regardless of their physical location so they can keep up to date with all the latest sports news. Current TuneIn Premium subscribers can access the new commercial-free ESPN Radio immediately. Access to the existing ad-supported ESPN Radio remains available to non-subscribers.
“Every day, millions of people around the world trust ESPN to provide them with the latest and greatest in sports coverage and commentary,” said Richard Stern, CEO of TuneIn. “Now more than ever TuneIn is committed to meeting our listeners' demand for timely and uninterrupted sports talk. As longtime partners with ESPN, we are incredibly excited to bring ESPN Radio Commercial-Free to TuneIn Premium, and give our listeners even more sports to consume.”
The audio destination for 80 million monthly active users globally, TuneIn continues to dominate the audio news space with the exclusive availability of top news networks. Globally, TuneIn can be accessed in 100+ countries and can be found across 200 different major platforms and devices. TuneIn partnerships in the voice assistant space include Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant, Samsung Bixby and Cortana, as well as key integrations with Sonos, Bose and Tesla. Go to https://tunein.com/get-tunein/ to learn more.
TuneIn, the world’s leading live audio streaming service, brings together live sports, news, music, podcasts, and radio from around the globe. With more than 80 million monthly active users, TuneIn is one of the most widely used streaming audio platforms in the world. TuneIn broadcasts over 100,000 owned & operated and partner radio stations and boasts more than 5.7 million podcasts. With premiere distribution across 200 platforms and connected devices, TuneIn empowers listeners to ‘hear’ what they love wherever ‘here’ might be. TuneIn Premium subscribers get exclusive access to commercial-free news from top networks like CNN, Fox News Radio, MSNBC, CNBC, and Bloomberg, as well as live NFL, NHL, MLB, and college sports programming, and commercial-free music channels. For more information, please visit us at www.tunein.com or follow us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.
ESPN, the world's leading sports entertainment enterprise, features more than 50 assets – eight U.S. television networks, direct-to-consumer ESPN+, ESPN Radio, ESPN.com and the ESPN App, ESPN International, and more. ESPN is 80 percent owned by ABC, Inc. (an indirect subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) and 20 percent by Hearst.