Country music superstar, Reba McEntire, to co-host with Fitz on “CT40’s Deck the Hits with Reba and Fitz”

(December 5, 2023) – Legendary country countdown program, Country Top 40 with Fitz (CT40), through its syndication partner Skyview Networks, announced today two upcoming specials to celebrate the holiday season.

Kicking off the season is CT40’s Deck the Hits with Reba and Fitz, co-hosted by the Queen of Country Music, Reba McEntire. With broadcast availability from Wednesday, December 20 – Monday, December 25, listeners will be able to experience the magic of CT40’s merriest traditions with timeless holiday favorites performed by the most beloved country music stars. Together, Reba and Fitz will showcase cherished December celebrations that have filled hearts with holiday cheer for nearly 30 years.

Following the Christmas special is CT40’s Year of Hits with Fitz, the program’s annual year-end countdown show. Available to air from Tuesday, December 26 – Tuesday, January 2, Fitz takes audiences on a remarkable journey through the top 40 hits and fan favorites that dominated the charts in 2023. As an added bonus, Fitz will take a moment to highlight the emerging artists of the year in a special feature titled the “CT40 Launchpad Class of 2023.” By recognizing these young stars, the show provides an opportunity to witness the next generation of sensational talent and set the stage for an exciting year ahead.

“It’s going to be a very Merry ‘Fitzmas’ and a Happy New Year with the most highly anticipated holiday shows of the year!” said Fitz, host of CT40 with Fitz. “Getting into the festive spirit with Reba is such an honor! With six CMA (Country Music Association) Awards, three Grammy awards, and sixteen ACM (Academy of Country Music) Awards, just to name a few, she is just getting started! Through Deck the Hits with Reba and Fitz and the Year of Hits with Fitz, audiences will be immersed all season long in the warmth and spirit of the holidays.”

For additional details on the upcoming specials or for affiliation information, please contact [email protected] or visit

About CT40 with Fitz

CT40 with Fitz is country music’s longest-running national radio show that continues to change the landscape of countdown shows as its host, Fitz, begins writing the next chapter of this treasured and storied brand. With Fitz at the helm, CT40’s legacy heads into a new decade with fun, captivating new features that remember the country stars of yesterday and introduce the stars of tomorrow. The 45+ year legacy of the countdown continues as listeners coast to coast and around the globe rely on Fitz to play the hits and take them on a journey to number 1. The program, which airs on nearly 300 stations nationwide, is syndicated by Skyview Networks. For affiliation information, reach out to [email protected] and visit

About Skyview Networks

Skyview Networks is an audio technology, syndication and network audio sales solutions company based in Scottsdale, Arizona that has been serving the broadcast space for nearly 30 years. With more than 12,500 radio affiliate relationships, its nationwide coverage reaches over half of all Americans each week. Skyview’s industry-leading services are utilized by major media companies, leading consumer brands, world-class entertainers, professional and collegiate sports organizations, and state news networks. For more information, visit and follow @SkyviewNetworks.