About Cody + The CMT Crew
|Cody Alan — Host
2013, 2010 National On-Air Personality of the Year, Academy of Country Music Awards
Cody Alan is the Host and Executive Producer of radio shows: CMT After MidNite, CMT Radio Live and CMT All Access. Cody is also Host on TV of CMT’s signature music show, Hot 20 Countdown, as well as Host of #1 Music and a Movie.
Cody’s radio shows are broadcast on stations across America and originate from Nashville. Cody’s wit, energy and charm shine with big star guests and live interaction with listeners. Cody brings fans unprecedented access to all things current in country music and entertainment in an environment that’s genuine, unpredictable and fun. Dierks Bentley says, “Cody’s show always feels fresh and current. Cody cares about country music’s past and future, and has always worked to make his shows exciting, interesting and personal.”
Recently named of one “Nashville’s Most Beautiful People”, catch Cody on Hot 20 Countdown on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 11am ET/10am CT. On weekends, catch Cody hosting #1 Music and a Movie on CMT. Cody was also recently the official voice of the CMT Music Awards.
Cody is a respected veteran personality, producer and programmer in the broadcast industry, named the 2013 and 2010 National On-Air Personality of the Year by the Academy of Country Music. After gigs in South Carolina, Georgia and Florida, Cody made it to the major leagues at age 23 when he landed in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. Along the way, Cody has received numerous national awards including DJ of the Year from Country Radio Broadcasters, and National On Air Personality of the Year at the ACMs. Cody has been honored at the Grand Ole Opry, featured in USA Today and GQ Magazine, and has been a contributor on E!News, CNN HLN, Country Weekly and in People Country. As well, Cody was named Radio and Records Music Director of the Year five times, while Billboard magazine and the Radio Music Awards honored him with the annual title as well.
When not on radio or TV, Cody loves working out, running, watching reality shows, superhero movies, listening to all kinds of music, relaxing in the mountains, eating Mexican food and spending time with family and friends.
|Dingo — Producer
Dingo is the Supervising Producer for CMT After Midnite with Cody Alan and CMT Radio Live with Cody Alan. Dingo oversees all the day to day operations, everything from planning the daily on air rundown, to overseeing the writing, to managing Cody’s interviews, to making final decisions on which guests and content appear on the shows.
Originally from Australia, Dingo spent the last 15 years living in the Great State of Texas before making the move to the CMT World Headquarters in Nashville. Professionally, Dingo has hosted his own morning show, been a Program and Music Director, directed a #1 rated morning radio show and produced various Syndicated programs both weekday and weekend shows heard on radio stations around America. Dingo was a founding member of radio station, “The Wolf”, in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, winning 2 ACM awards while at CMT as well as CMA and Marconi Awards at other stops. Dingo has proudly worked alongside Cody for almost two decades.
Personally, Dingo is the father of three boys and has been married to his wife since 2004. There are generally two things Dingo talks about when not working…. Hawaii and the Great State of Texas.
Currently music you will find Dingo listening to includes anything Island related as well as Pat Green, Billy Joel and the occasional Elvis song.