Laura Marano Tapped To Host Radio Disney Show
January 5, 2016 at 12:52 PM (PT)
BIG MACHINE RECORDS artust LAURA MARANO has been tapped to host "For The Record With LAURA MARANO," a weekly one-hour RADIO DISNEY show set to premiere on JANUARY 12th.
MARANO, best known for starring as singer and songwriter Ally Dawson in the hit DISNEY CHANNEL comedy series "Austin & Ally," will take listeners through her experience recording her first solo album with BIG MACHINE RECORDS, and the dedication it takes to pursue her dreams. The show will also include interviews with some of music's biggest stars.
Commented RADIO DISNEY VP Music Strategy PHIL GUERINI: "We've seen LAURA build both a huge fan following worldwide and a path to her goals and now she's well on her way to realizing her musical dreams. She has the critical elements that have fueled the success of all great careers -- talent, commitment and positivity -- and through her new show, RADIO DISNEY listeners will learn about her vision and experience."
Added MARANO: "DISNEY has been my home for so many years, and I am humbled and excited to share my new adventure with my fans. I can't wait for RADIO DISNEY's listeners to come with me on my journey."
MARANO recorded four solo songs and one duet with her fellow "Austin & Ally" star ROSS LYNCH for the 2013 soundtrack "Austin & Ally: Turn It Up." The pair also recorded the duet "I Love CHRISTMAS" for DISNEY CHANNEL's holiday album, "Holidays Unwrapped."
"Austin & Ally" and MARANO won 2015 KIDS' CHOICE AWARDS in the Favorite Kids TV Show and Favorite TV Actress categories.