News/Talk on top.

news-1In the just-released Nielsen Audio ranking of the top radio formats for 2014 (ranked by ratings shares for Adults 6+, 18-34, and 25-54), News/Talk/Information retains the top spot with 8.8% of the total audience. The runners-up include top 40, Country, AC, Hot AC, Classic Hits, Urban AC, Classic Rock, Sports and Regional Mexican. In the 18-34 demo, Top 40 was the top of the pile, followed by Country, Hot AC, Top 40/Rhythmic, AC, Urban, Regional Mexican, Alternative, Classic Rock, and News/Talk/Information. Among 25-54’s, Top 40 was again king with 9%, followed by Country, AC, Hot AC, News/Talk/Information, Classic Rock, Sports, Urban AC, Regional Mexican, and Classic Hits.