Bobby Bones
Bobby Bones
Mentor

Mentor Biography

Radio and TV personality Bobby Bones, who "has carved out a place for himself in nearly every corner of the entertainment world" (American Profile), is host of the nationally syndicated radio show "The Bobby Bones Show," which broadcasts to over 170 stations and is the No. 1 Country morning show with millions of weekly listeners. The show recently garnered its second Country Music Association Award for National Broadcast Personality of the Year and fourth ACM Award for National On-Air Personality of the Year, and earned Bones the title of youngest-ever inductee into the prestigious National Radio Hall of Fame. The "media multitasker" (Billboard) also launched his own podcast, "BobbyCast," which features candid long-form interviews with top artists and industry figures, and has been downloaded nearly 20 million times.

Bones is the official in-house mentor on ABC's "American Idol," and is set to star and serve as executive producer in a new travel TV show titled "Breaking Bobby Bones," coming soon to National Geographic. Additionally, Bones won season 27 of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars," and serves as host and executive producer of "Opry," a weekly TV program airing highlights from the Grand Ole Opry stage on Circle Network. Bones is also a two-time New York Times No. 1 bestselling author, touring stand-up comedian and philanthropist—a true "jack of all trades" (ESPN). Visit bobbybones.iheart.com for more information.