BAUER MEDIA CELEBRATES GROWTH ACROSS ALL FOUR NETWORKS, REACHING 18 MILLION LISTENERS EACH WEEK, AND CONTINUES TO LEAD IN DIGITAL LISTENING.
The KISS NETWORK reaches 5.6 million listeners across KISS, KISSTORY and KISS FRESH. ‘KISS Breakfast with Rickie, Melvin and Charlie’, sponsored by Three, is the biggest commercial breakfast show in the UK, holding the top spot for the fifth consecutive quarter with a reach of over 2.2 million. KISS in London is the #1 station for 15-34’s in reach, hours and market share. KISSTORY, playing the best in old skool and anthems, is the #1 commercial all-digital station up 22% year on year.
The ABSOLUTE RADIO NETWORK now reaches a record 4.7million listeners. ‘The Christian O’Connell Breakfast Show’, sponsored by Wickes, hits 2.1 million listeners and remains the UK’s #2 commercial breakfast show.
The MAGIC NETWORK, including sister stations MELLOW MAGIC, MAGIC CHILLED and MAGIC SOUL, sees its highest ever reach with 3.9million listeners every week. Since their launch in September, Ronan Keating and Harriet Scott’s breakfast show, sponsored in Q4 by Universal Orlando Resort, is Magic’s second best ever performance with 1.4 million listeners.
The BAUER CITY NETWORK reaches 6.7 million listeners in major towns and cities across the UK every week. Stand-out year-on-year performances include Gem 106, Cool FM, Hallam FM, Downtown Country and Forth 1.
Source: RAJAR / Ipsos - MORI / RSMB, period Q4 2017, all stations and groups results are reported on their specified reporting period and TSA.