ABC and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Join the Power of TV and Radio in New Multi-Faceted Partnership

  ABC and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Join the Power of TV and Radio
  in New Multi-Faceted Partnership

  Clear Channel's New "iHeartRadio Talk" Will Be the Exclusive Digital Radio
     Platform for ABC Content fromAmerica's #1 Morning ShowGood Morning
                  AmericatoJimmy Kimmel LiveandThe View

   iHeartRadio to Help Select Talent forGood Morning America's2014 Summer
  Concert Series Lineup; Introducing iHeartRadio DJ onGood Morning America

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NEW YORK -- July 24, 2013

ABC and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, today announced a multi-faceted
partnership thatcombinesthe power of TV and radio to deliver innovative and
compelling content to iHeartRadio listeners. The partnership will bring top
ABC News and entertainment programming toClear Channel's newly launched
iHeartRadio Talk feature,which includes ABC News, "Nightline," "20/20," "This
Week with George Stephanopoulos" and exclusive content from "Good Morning
America," plus highlights from "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and "The View." iHeartRadio
has a finger on the pulse of the most talented music acts in the country and
will help select talent for "Good Morning America's" 2014 Summer Concert
Series. In addition, ABC will regularly showcase top iHeartRadio DJs on "Good
Morning America."

The agreement delivers on ABC's dedication to expanding its network and
channel brands across multiple platforms while connecting viewers with some of
their favorite ABC shows via iHeartRadio,Clear Channel's industry-leading
digital radio platform. Through the new iHeartRadio Talk feature, launching
today in beta,each show will have a dedicated show page featuring the best
highlights on-demand. In addition, "Good Morning America" will produce
exclusive extras.

Underthis multi-year deal iHeartRadio will become ABC's premier digital radio
partner for "Good Morning America," "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and "The View" and
will be instrumental in identifying the hottest up-and-coming and established
artists for "Good Morning America's" 2014 Summer Concert Series---as well as
providing the iHeartRadio DJ on "Good Morning America" beginning this fall.

"We're excited to partner with ABC and to offer them the ability to expand
their powerful brands and content across new platforms, taking advantage of
the incredible reach of our radio and digital assets to generate massive
awareness for their consumers," said John Hogan, Chairman and CEO of Clear
Channel Media and Entertainment. "This partnership also emphasizes the value
that ABC and Clear Channel place on innovative new relationships that further
engage consumers by giving them the content they crave -- and the mobility and
convenience that they want."

"We are proud to kick off our partnership with Clear Channel by joining
iHeartRadio, and we look forward to delivering unique ABC content to
iHeartRadio listeners, anytime, anywhere," said Ben Sherwood, President of ABC

"Our collaboration with Clear Channel will expand ABC's unmatched content to
loyal viewers in the digital audio space while attracting iHeartRadio's
dedicated listeners to ABC's top programs, including 'Good Morning America,' "
said Steve Jones, Vice President and General Manager of ABC Radio. "This new
partnership opens up incredible possibilities for cross promotion across radio
and television as we work with Clear Channel to develop the 2014 'Good Morning
America' Summer Concert Series lineup and this fall's iHeartRadio DJ on 'Good
Morning America.' "

Highlights Include:

iHeartRadio Talk is the Exclusive Digital Radio Platform for ABC's "Good
Morning America," "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and "The View:"In addition to ABC News
short-form content including U.S., Business, Technology, Political, and
International news and audio editions of "Nightline," "20/20," "World News
with Diane Sawyer" and "This Week with George Stephanopoulos," iHeartRadio
Talk will be the only digital radio platform on which listeners can hear
highlights from "Good Morning America," "The View" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
ABC will also create exclusive content for iHeartRadio Talk from "Good Morning
America's" contributors and guests.

iHeartRadio/ "Good Morning America" (GMA) Integration: iHeartRadio will
provide a weekly iHeartRadio DJ on "Good Morning America" segments beginning
this fall. The weekly segment will feature an iHeartRadio DJ spinning hits in
front of a studio audience and live on "Good Morning America." ABC and Clear
Channel will also work together to book artists for the highly anticipated
"Good Morning America" 2014 Summer Concert Series.

Cross Platform Promotion:Clear Channel Media and Entertainment will feature
ABC shows in a nine-week fall promotional campaign and a nine-week spring
promotional campaign, including digital, social, mobile and on-air promotion.
ABC will promote "Good Morning America on iHeartRadio Talk" on its Times
Square, New York Jumbotron throughout the partnership and via its ABC digital

About Clear Channel Media and Entertainment

With 243 million monthly listeners in the U.S., Clear Channel Media and
Entertainment has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in
America. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment serves 150 cities through 850
owned radio stations. The company's radio stations and content can be heard on
AM/FM stations, HD digital radio channels, Sirius/XM satellite, on the
Internet atiHeartRadio.comand on the company's radio station websites, on
the iHeartRadio mobile application on iPads and smartphones, and used via
navigation systems from TomTom, Garmin and others.

The company's operations include radio broadcasting, online and mobile
services and products, live concerts and events,syndication, music research
services and independent media representation. Clear Channel Media and
Entertainment is a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CCMO), a
leading global media and entertainment company. More information on the
company can be found,

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