BBC Radio 4 Leads Sony Award Nominees
April 8, 2009 at 5:22 AM (PT)
The nominees for the U.K.'s SONY RADIO ACADEMY AWARDS have been announced, and BBC RADIO 4 received 26 nominations, while a prison radio station, ELECTRIC RADIO BRIXTON, received four nominations.
U.K. Station of the Year nominees include BBC RADIO 1, BBC RADIO 3, and CLASSIC FM; KERRANG! 105.2/WEST MIDLANDS, MAGIC 105.4/LONDON, and BBC RADIO ULSTER are nominated for Station of the Year (1 Million Plus). BBC RADIO 1 morning man CHRIS MOYLES is competing with BBC RADIO 6's SHAUN KEAVENY, KISS 100/LONDON's RICKIE, MELVIN, AND CHARLIE, RADIO CLYDE/SCOTLAND's BOWIE @ BREAKFAST, and BBC RADIO 5 LIVE's "5 LIVE BREAKFAST" for the Breakfast Show award; and BBC RADIO 4's JOHN HUMPHRYS and EVAN DAVIS are nominated against LBC/LONDON's NICK FERRARI, BBC RADIO 5 LIVE's SIMON MAYO, and BBC RADIO SCOTLAND's EDI STARK for Speech Broadcaster of the Year.
See the complete list of nominations by clicking here.