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Westwood One, DCP Entertainment Partner for Podcasts


Westwood One Podcast Network
Westwood One Podcast Network

Westwood One has signed an agreement with DCP Entertainment to distribute, market and monetize all forthcoming podcasts as well as their back catalogue. DCP Entertainment's mission is to provide a platform for people of color, women, and LGBTQ communities, and to highlight stories around mental health, disability and overcoming adversity.

Current productions include "Say Their Name," which was nominated for the 2021 Ambies Award "Podcast of the Year" and "Toure Show: The Central Park 5," which was a 2020 Webby Award "Best Crime & Justice Episode" honoree. Other productions include "Democracy-ish," "Make It Plain" and "Woke AF."

"It is an honor to work with Westwood One as we continue to create opportunities for podcasters of color and marginalized communities," said DCP Entertainment CEO Chris Colbert. "This partnership will allow us to reach millions of people that have been searching for shows that authentically speak to their lived experiences."

"At Westwood One, we are committed to providing a platform that celebrates all communities with engaging, compelling, and personally relevant content," said Suzanne Grimes, EVP Marketing at Cumulus Media and President of Westwood One. "Chris and the DCP team have a proven record for creating high-quality, compelling, and informative podcasts. We are proud to introduce their shows to the Westwood One audience."

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