AWARDS GALORE FOR 92.7 BIG FM AT THE INDIA RADIO FORUM 2019

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BIG FM galore awards at recently held IRF.

~ Talented writer, lyricist turned RJ Neelesh Misra won ‘RJ of the Year' (Hindi) award, whereas RJ Annu Kapoor’s show ‘Suhaana Safar with Annu Kapoor’ 
scooped 2 Golds ~

 

92.7 BIG FM, one of India’s largest radio networks, won fourteen awards at the recently held Excellence in Radio Awards, hosted by India Radio Forum 2019. Among the 10 Gold and 4 Silver titles, the radio station successfully managed to bag 4 Gold and 3 Silver awards across the Hindi belt for RJ of the Year (Hindi), Best Radio Show (Non-Breakfast-Hindi), Best Radio Show (Hindi- Non-metro station) and Best Radio Sparkler (Hindi) categories. Moreover BIG FM’s iconic RJs won 4 Golds under RJ of the Year category across Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Marathi languages. Popular shows grabbed 2 Golds for the Best Radio Show (Kannada) and Best Radio Show (Marathi).

 

Neelesh Mishra won the RJ of the Year (Hindi) for his show ‘Yaadon Ka Idiot Box with Neelesh Misra’, an iconic show that truly pioneered the storytelling genre on the radio. His show won 2 Silvers for Best Radio Show (Non-Breakfast-Hindi) and Best Radio Show (Hindi- Non-metro station). Known to entertain listeners with quality trivia from Bollywood, RJ Annu Kapoor’s show Suhaana Safar with Annu Kapoor’ scooped 2 Golds for Best Radio Show (Non-Breakfast-Hindi) and Best Radio Show (Hindi- Non-metro station). Best Radio Sparkler (Hindi) went to Actor Calling Actor.

 

Commenting on winning the award as ‘RJ of the Year’ and for his shows, Neelesh Misra said, “I feel really humbled and honoured to win the ‘RJ of the Year’ award in the Hindi category. Both Radio and Hindi, as a medium, has been very close to my heart, so I’m absolutely elated to receive the award. I am really thankful to both BIG FM and listeners who have been with me throughout this entire journey. I hope to entertain my fans more and more with the best of my capability.” 

 

Speaking on winning the award for his shows, Annu Kapoor said, “It feels great to be acknowledged and appreciated for a show which has successfully reached so many people. The association with BIG FM and listeners have been strengthened over a period of years. I would like to thank my team of writers and researchers who have been so dedicated and passionate about the show and contributed to the show’s success. I hope to engross the audience with interesting and engaging tales over the medium.”

 

India Radio Forum’s (IRF) Excellence in Radio Awards (ERA) celebrates and honours the best of Indian radio industry by recognizing outstanding programming, marketing, radio personalities, promotions, and creativity within the field. The annual event is dedicated to advancing the role and increasing the effectiveness of promotion and marketing within the Radio and Media industry. 

National:

 

RJ of the Year (Hindi)

Neelesh Misra

 

Best Radio Show (Non-Breakfast-Hindi)

Suhaana Safar With Annu Kapoor

 

Best Radio Show (Hindi- Non-metro station)

Suhaana Safar With Annu Kapoor

Best Radio Sparkler (Hindi)

Actor Calling Actor

 

Silver:

 

 

Best Radio Show (Non-Breakfast-Hindi)

 

Yaadon Ka Idiot Box With Neelesh Misra

 

Best Radio Show (Hindi- Non-metro station)

 

Yaadon Ka Idiot Box With Neelesh Misra

 

 

Date: 
Monday, June 10, 2019