November 30, 2010 11:00 AM by Lisa Princ
With the newest season of American Idol on FOX right around the corner and with so many changes to the show one would think that host Ryan Seacrest would be too busy for anymore work. That is not the case though as Ryan has apparently signed a new radio deal for $60 million dollars. Keep reading for all the details!
American Idol‘s Ryan Seacrest sure is one busy guy, but he is about to become even busier – and wealthier! According to The NY Times, Ryan Seacrest has signed a new radio deal with Clear Channel Communications for $60 million dollars over the next three years….where is he going to find time for his relationship? The paper goes on to report that Ryan is “agreeing to develop new radio content for syndication via both traditional and digital media. Leveraging radio programming for the Web has been an increasing focus for both Ryan Seacrest and for Clear Channel.”
Ryan Seacrest, who aside from hosting American Idol also appears on a daily news program on E! and produces reality shows like “Keeping Up With the Kardashians.” is also slated to create a joint venture with the company to explore the creation of a record label, music publishing business and live concert series. The deal will also ensure that Ryan will continue to host â€œOn Air With Ryan Seacrest,â€ on KIIS-FM in Los Angeles that is broadcast from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m. daily as well the nationally syndicated afternoon version of â€œOn Air With Ryan Seacrestâ€ will expand to four hours from three and lastly also secures Ryan Seacrest as host of the American Top 40 chart countdown. Ryan Seacrest nor his reps have yet to comment on any of this, but we will be sure to let you know when they do!
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