Radio Disney To Debut Alli Simpson Show
January 9, 2015 at 3:02 PM (PT)
RADIO DISNEY will premiere "The ALLI SIMPSON Show," a weekly two-hour fashion and lifestyle show hosted by 16-year-old entertainment personality/recording artist ALLI SIMPSON, on FRIDAY, JANUARY 16th (9p ET /6p PT). SIMPSON, a native of AUSTRALIA’s Gold Coast, made her foray into the entertainment business by launching her YOUTUBE channel, where she posts health and beauty tutorials as well as original and cover songs, in 2009. It has since gained nearly 500,000 subscribers and over 36 million views; she has over four million combined followers on FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM and TWITTER.
"ALLI SIMPSON has been a friend of RADIO DISNEY for quite some time, and we've always enjoyed having her engaging, international personality on-air," RADIO DISNEY VP/Programming and GM PHIL GUERINI said. "We're thrilled to be able to share her unique experiences and relatable, fun take on life with our listeners –- and to call her family."
"RADIO DISNEY is the best place find out about the newest young names in entertainment, so I'm excited to host 'The ALLI SIMPSON Show' as a platform to celebrate my peers," said SIMPSON. "I can't wait to join the team and look forward to connecting with RADIO DISNEY's listeners and my fans on a more personal level."