Big Rick Daniels is an American radio personality and podcaster, best known for hosting the CMA & ACM nominated "Big Rick In the Morning" show, originating at WGGC-FM in Bowling Green, KY - Nashville, TN, and for his podcast "The Big Rick Podcast", hosted on the Spotify / Anchor.fm platform. Big Rick is also a syndicated host with Sun Broadcast Group's "Pesonality on Demand" service.
Big Rick is now the Program Director and on-air host at 95.5 WTVY-FM in Dothan, Alabama.
Born: October 14th, 1980 Washington, IN
Hometown: Evansville, Indiana
“Big” Rick Daniels is a multi-media on-camera talent, podcaster, journalist & morning radio show host.
Big Rick recently made national news when Presidential Candidate Pete Buttiegeg was involved in a controversial decision was made by Cumulus Media, not to air his interview on country radio stations across the country. Big Rick invited Mayor Pete on his show which made national press on Fox News, That interview is still pending but will happen on 11/6/19. See more here: https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/country-radio-pete-buttigieg-cumulus
Big Rick’s media influence is vast and diverse in many industries. Some primary examples include Rick’s credentialed yearly coverage of the Indianapolis 500, Kentucky Derby, CMA Fest, CMA awards, ACM Awards, In addition, country music festivals such as Hometown Rising, Country Concert (Laramie, OH), Mountain Home Country Music Festival, and the Jacksons Country Stomp.
Big Rick also has worked the Red Carpets in 2019 for the Indianapolis 500, and the Kentucky Derby, and Hometown Rising. You can see notable on camera interviews with Country Stars Jimmie Allen, Lindsay Ell, Locash and more. At the Kentucky Derby, Big Rick had notable interviews with Kevin Richarson & Howie D. (Backstreet Boys) Joey Fatone (N’Sync), Larry Birkhead, Dylan Dreyer (Today Show), Also, Country Music Legends Tanya Tucker, Tracy Lawrence, Travis Tritt, Lee Brice, Eddie Montgomery (Montgomery Gentry), and Jennifer Nettles (Sugarland). Other notable interviews include: TV Icon Jerry Mathers, David Alan Grier and more:
Big Rick also lands “Big” interviews, consistently on his podcast. Which makes him notable in the Country Music and Entertainment industry. In 2019, on his morning show and podcast, he has interviewed celebs, politicians and country music stars. Some examples: Pollyanna McIntosh (Walking Dead), Jay Mohr (Comedian), Noah Galloway (Dancing With the Stars), Chris Warren (High School Musical) Dr. Sanjay Gupta (CNN), Grace Park (Hawaii Five-O), Laura Gomez (Orange Is The New Black), Senator Rand Paul, Congressman Brett Guthrie, Congressman James Comer. Also Country Music Stars: Trace Akins, Lindsay Ell, Russell Dickerson, Dylan Scott, Billy Ray Cyrus, Ty Herndon and Darryl Worley.
You can listen to to these and more here: https://anchor.fm/onairwithrick
Big Rick also gains consistent interaction with celebs and stars on social media. See More supplemental press links here: https://onairwithrick.com/press
In Summary, Big Rick’s presence is authentic and notable in many types of media and has a very substantial impact on his listeners, fans and the media industry. His diverse coverage and interviews reach a broad audience has has unique influence.