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Celebrate the Holiday Season With SiriusXM

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Celebrate the Holiday Season With SiriusXM14:35 EST Tuesday, November 08, 2011Seven commercial-free holiday music channels launch on SiriusXMNEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced its wide-ranging holiday music lineup featuring seven commercial-free specialty channels celebrating the holiday season. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/NY82093LOGO )SiriusXM's holiday music channels will offer listeners a variety of traditional holiday songs, classical Christmas carols, Hanukkah music, country Christmas classics, contemporary festive tunes, holiday soul music and Latin seasonal music. SiriusXM's holiday channel lineup features:Holiday Traditions (147) will feature traditional holiday recordings from the '40s through the '60s by artists such as Bing Crosby, Andy Williams, Ray Conniff and Nat "King" Cole.Monday, November 14 through Sunday, January 1(Holiday Traditions will also be available on Limited Engagements 2 on SiriusXM Internet Radio channel 812)Holly (channel 17) will feature contemporary holiday music as well as traditional favorites, including songs by Justin Bieber, Mariah Carey, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Richard Marx, Gloria Estefan, Colbie Caillat, Josh Groban and Michael Buble. Monday, November 14 through Sunday, January 1Holiday Pops (channel 75) will feature classical Christmas carols and holiday favorites performed by the greatest classical musicians of all-time, including the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Luciano Pavarotti, New York Philharmonic, King's College Choir, Boston Pops and Thomas Hampson.Friday, December 2 through Sunday, December 25Country Christmas (channel 58) will feature a wide-ranging assortment of country Christmas music, including Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood and Lady Antebellum. Friday, December 2 through Sunday, December 25Navidad (channel 501) will feature contemporary Latin holiday music and traditional sounds, including Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan, Jose Feliciano, Aventura, Marco Antonio Solis and Christina Aguilera.Friday, December 2 through Friday, January 6(Navidad will be available on Edge radios and on Limited Engagements 3 on SiriusXM Internet Radio channel 813)Holiday Soul (channel 49) will feature classic soul and Motown holiday music from the '60s and '70s, including Aretha Franklin, Temptations, James Brown, Lou Rawls, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Dionne Warwick, The Jackson 5, The Four Tops, The Supremes, The O'Jays and Gladys Knight.Friday, December 16 through Sunday, December 25Radio Hanukkah (channel 68) will feature an extensive collection of Hanukkah music, including contemporary, traditional and children's Hanukkah selections. Tuesday, December 20 through Wednesday, December 28SiriusXM's commercial-free holiday music channels will also be available online through SiriusXM Internet Radio and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for the Apple iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and several BlackBerry and Android-powered smartphones and mobile devices.For more information about additional holiday programming, please visit www.siriusxm.com/holiday.   About Sirius XM RadioSirius XM Radio is America's satellite radio company.  SiriusXM broadcasts more than 135 satellite radio channels of commercial-free music, and premier sports, news, talk, entertainment, traffic, weather, and data services to over 21 million subscribers. SiriusXM offers an array of content from many of the biggest names in entertainment, as well as from professional sports leagues, major colleges, and national news and talk providers.SiriusXM programming is available on more than 800 devices, including pre-installed and after-market radios in cars, trucks, boats and aircraft, smartphones and mobile devices, and consumer electronics products for homes and offices. SiriusXM programming is also available at siriusxm.com, and on Apple, BlackBerry and Android-powered mobile devices.SiriusXM has arrangements with every major automaker and its radio products are available for sale at shop.siriusxm.com as well as retail locations nationwide. This communication contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  Such statements include, but are not limited to, statements about future financial and operating results, our plans, objectives, expectations and intentions with respect to future operations, products and services; and other statements identified by words such as "will likely result," "are expected to," "will continue," "is anticipated," "estimated," "intend," "plan,"  "projection," "outlook" or words of similar meaning.  Such forward-looking statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of our management and are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are difficult to predict and generally beyond our control.  Actual results may differ materially from the results anticipated in these forward-looking statements.  The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from the anticipated results or other expectations expressed in the forward-looking statement:  our competitive position versus other forms of audio and video entertainment; our ability to retain subscribers and maintain our average monthly revenue per subscriber;  our dependence upon automakers and other third parties; our substantial indebtedness; and the useful life of our satellites, which, in most cases, are not insured.  Additional factors that could cause our results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements can be found in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2010, which is filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and available at the SEC's Internet site (http://www.sec.gov).  The information set forth herein speaks only as of the date hereof, and we disclaim any intention or obligation to update any forward looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this communication.Follow SiriusXM on Twitter or like the SiriusXM page on Facebook. P-SIRIContact for SiriusXM Radio:Samantha BowmanSiriusXM Radio212 901 6644 samantha.bowman@siriusxm.com SOURCE Sirius XM Radio