Popular Topeka Radio Personality Danielle Norwood to Debut as Co-Host of Cumulus Media’s “Majic 107.7 Morning Show”

Norwood Joins Host Shawn Knight on KMAJ-FM Mornings Beginning Tuesday, February 22nd

TOPEKA, KS, February 17, 2022 – Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed Danielle Norwood as Co-Host of the KMAJ-FM/Majic 107.7 Morning Show. Norwood joins Majic 107.7 Morning Show Host Shawn Knight on-air beginning Tuesday, February 22nd. The Majic 107.7 Morning Show airs Monday through Friday from 5:30am-10:00am.

Norwood was recently named “Best Local Radio Personality” in the Topeka Capital-Journal’s “Best Of” Awards for the second year in a row. She has also been recognized by the Kansas Association of Broadcasters for the past several years for her daily television talk show on KTWU-TV, which highlights nonprofit organizations and special events in Topeka and northeast Kansas. Norwood joins Cumulus Topeka after six years hosting The Danielle Norwood Show for Alpha Media’s WIBW AM 580/FM News 104.9.

Nic Merenda, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Topeka, said: “Danielle Norwood is a tremendous addition to our Majic 107.7 programming lineup. She is the total package: a passionate broadcaster with equally strong relationships in the market with business leaders, community activists and most importantly, the listeners.”

Amber Lee, Operations Manager, Cumulus Topeka, and Program Director, KMAJ-FM, noted: “Danielle is someone I’ve admired in radio and in our local community for several years. I’m ecstatic to have her on our team and know our listeners will love waking up to Knight & Norwood each morning on Majic 107.7!”

Danielle Norwood commented: “I’m so excited to be co-hosting the morning show on Majic 107.7 and to be joining the team at Cumulus! This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that I am blessed to receive. Topeka and Northeast Kansas… start the coffee! Shawn Knight and I can’t wait to start your day.”

In addition to her work in broadcasting, Norwood has a desire to make a difference in her community. In the four years she has lived in Topeka, Norwood has served on several local community boards, including the Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, “Let’s Help!”, and the Topeka Community Foundation’s Grant Advisory Committee. Whether on the air or in the community, Norwood’s goal is to inspire and empower others to move from sitting on the sidelines of life to playing an active role in helping others to become better.

For more information or to stream Majic 107.7, visit: https://www.kmaj.com/.

About Cumulus Media

Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) is an audio-first media company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. Cumulus Media engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 406 owned-and-operated radio stations across 86 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 7,300 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through the CUMULUS Podcast Network, its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. Cumulus Media provides advertisers with personal connections, local impact and national reach through broadcast and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms, as well as integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, full-service audio solutions, industry-leading research and insights, and live event experiences. Cumulus Media is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.


Lisa Dollinger, Dollinger Strategic Communication for Cumulus Media, 512.633.4084, lisa@dollcomm.com.