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Formula One, Live Nation and SiriusXM Bolster Liberty Media in First Quarter

Liberty Media, the holding company controlled by John Malone which includes SiriusXM (and its Live Nation subsidiary), Formula One and the Atlanta Braves baseball team, reported solid first-quarter earnings on Friday, bolstered by SiriusXM and “record-breaking demand” for Live Nation events. Liberty posted revenue of $2.19 billion in Q1, with an operating income of $484 […]

SiriusXM Loses 79,000 Subscribers in First Quarter, Pandora Users Drop by 65,000

Audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the home of Howard Stern, said Tuesday that it lost 25,000 self-pay subscribers in its satellite radio unit in the first quarter, while paid promotional subscribers decreased by 54,000. In the year-ago period, it had added 126,000 self-pay customers and lost 341,000 paid promotional users. The total loss of 79,000 in […]

Liberty Media Swings to Fourth-Quarter Operating Profit, Touts Live Nation Outlook

Liberty Media, the company controlled by billionaire mogul John Malone that houses assets like audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the Atlanta Braves baseball club and the Formula One racing circuit, reported improved fourth-quarter financials Friday. And it touted the outlook for live events giant Live Nation Entertainment. Quarterly revenue at the Atlanta Braves nearly tripled from […]

SiriusXM Adds 55,000 Self-Pay Subscribers in Fourth Quarter, Pandora Loses 130,000 Users

Audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the home of Howard Stern, said on Tuesday that it added 55,000 self-paying subscribers in its satellite radio unit in the fourth quarter, compared with the 407,000 additions recorded in the same period in 2020. It also lost 286,000 paid promotional subscribers, compared with a loss of 128,000 in the fourth […]

Chris Cuomo Ends SiriusXM Radio Show Following CNN Termination

Chris Cuomo will be ending his daily SiriusXM radio show, he said on Monday. “The way my time ended at CNN was hard. While I have a thick skin, I also have a family, for whom the past week has been extraordinarily difficult. So right now, I have to take a step back and focus […]

SiriusXM Adds 616,000 Paying Subscribers in Third Quarter

Audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the home of Howard Stern, said  Thursday that it added 616,000 self-paying subscribers in its satellite radio unit in the third quarter, beating the 169,000 additions recorded in the same period in 2020 and exceeding its full-year growth target nine months into the year. The company lost 59,000 net self-pay subscribers […]

SiriusXM Hopes to Grow Subscribers Outside the Car

Audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the home of Howard Stern, is confident in its traditional core business and growing new areas, CEO Jennifer Witz said on Monday. Speaking at the virtual Bank of America Securities 2021 Media, Communications and Entertainment Conference, she said while “the car will remain the foundation of our business” that “increasingly our […]

SiriusXM Hits 31.4M Paid Subscribers, Revenue Rises

Audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the home of Howard Stern, said on Tuesday that it added self-paying subscribers in its satellite radio and Pandora units during the second quarter and raised its financial forecast for the full year 2021. The company added 118,000 net self-pay subscribers in its Pandora music streaming business, ending the second quarter […]

SiriusXM Signs Megyn Kelly to Exclusive Radio Deal

Former Fox News and NBC anchor Megyn Kelly will host an exclusive daily radio show for SiriusXM, the company said Tuesday. Kelly will host her eponymous The Megyn Kelly Show weekdays from 12-2 p.m. ET on the Triumph channel 111 beginning Sept. 7. As part of the exclusive deal, subscribers will also get access to […]

Hugh Jackman Was Brutalized Making ‘X-Men’, Says Anna Paquin

Anna Paquin and Hugh Jackman became fast friends during their work on the first X-Men film, the actress even helping pick cigar out of his teeth when his fists were full — of claws. Oscar-winner Paquin on Wednesday dropped by SiriusXM’s The Jess Cagle Show, where she talked about the two becoming best pals while […]

Howard Stern, SiriusXM Sign New Multiyear Deal

Howard Stern, the "King of All Media," will continue to make satellite radio giant SiriusXM his home, extending his long-running deal with the company by several years.

SiriusXM Adds Subscribers, Touts “Significant Progress” in Howard Stern Talks

SiriusXM added 169,000 self-pay subscribers in its satellite radio and 105,000 in its Pandora unit during the third quarter. It also reported "significant progress" in its contract extension talks with Howard Stern.