​Hope Nation Radio​ was created by Nile "Big Daddy" Peaytt & Thomas Hammonds on October 14, 2012 in Nashville, TN.


​In 2021,with a thumbs up from St. Jude, HNR dedicated itself to become a voice for St. Jude 24/7. Hope Nation Radio has been recognized internationally in magazines, radio and on TV.  

HNR has reached over 100 countries and millions of listeners over the years. The goal was to play a wide variety of music, raise awareness for childhood cancer and bring hope to those who need it most.