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Magic of Christmas with Kylie Minogue, Rick Astley and Boyzone announced today

Magic Radio are pleased to reveal the first names that are set to make up the star-studded line-up for this year’s glittering Magic of Christmas, in association with festive film NATIVITY ROCKS! Kylie Minogue, Rick Astley and Boyzone will all perform at the annual festive concert, held at the London Palladium.

Taking place over the afternoon of Sunday 25th November from 3pm – Magic of Christmas is a sure-fire way for the whole family to get into the Christmas spirit ahead of the Advent season.

Magic Breakfast’s Ronan Keating and Harriet Scott are set to host this year’s concert once again. Speaking on their show this morning, Kylie Minogue said: “I can’t wait. What are we wearing?! I’m very excited to be joining everyone for this special show. So excited to see everybody, we want Christmas sweaters, we want Christmas hatswe want dress up!” 

Magic Breakfast’s Ronan Keating added, “The Magic of Christmas is exactly as the name describes – a truly magical event celebrating the most wonderful time of the year. I’m so happy to not only host the concert with Harriet again this year, but to be able to perform with the Boyzone lads too.” 

Nativity Rocks! is the fourth instalment of the Nativity family movie franchise released in cinemas nationwide on November 23rd.

Tickets for the Magic of Christmas with NATIVITY ROCKS! are on sale from 21st September at 9am, with tickets priced from £51 including booking fees plus P&P. Head to magic.co.uk for more information and to win tickets.  

Magic of Christmas is a Magic Radio and TBI Media Production.

About Magic Radio Network

Magic Radio entertains listeners across the UK on Digital Radio, with the perfect mix of music and entertainment to lift your day. 

Magic Radio is home to Magic Breakfast with Ronan Keating and Harriet Scott with writer and presenter Mel Giedroyc and world-famous singer Kim Wilde taking care of wee#kends.

You can listen to Magic Radio in London on 105.4FM and nationally via the Magic App, at magic.co.uk, on Sky Channel 0180, Freeview Channel 715, Virgin Media 928 and as a music TV channel on The Box Plus Network. 

The Magic Radio Network, with a total reach of 3.6 million, includes digital station, Mellow Magic playing timeless relaxing classics with a host of presenters from Strictly Come Dancing winner Tom Chambers and West End favourite Ruthie Henshall. With Magic Chilled creating a contemporary music escape featuring fresh laid-back hits and Magic Soul playing the best of Soul and Motown with Angie Greaves on Breakfast. All these services are available on DAB Digital Radio, online and via mobile apps.

To find out more about the Magic Radio Network’s different stations, music, events and presenters, head to www.magic.co.uk

About NATIVITY ROCKS!

We’re back with the kids from St Bernadette’s Primary School in Coventry as the staff and students audition for a coveted place in a spectacular rock musical competition. With the unique feel-good charm of the original film, Celia Imrie reprises her role as Headmistress Mrs Keen, starring alongside Meera Syal, Ruth Jones, Anna Chancellor, Hugh Dennis and Helen George. The film also introduces Simon Lipkin as Jerry Poppy and Craig Revel Horwood as the ruthless show director Emmanuel Cavendish. This Christmas, NATIVITY ROCKS!

For Further Press Information on Magic Radio, please contact:

Cat Martin (née Macdonald) – Communications Director Bauer Media 
T: 0207 432 3317 M: 07932 746363

Amelia O’Shea – Communications Manager, Bauer Media (Radio)
T:  020 7432 3417 M: 07718 489342

For further press information on Nativity Rocks! please contact Bee Jordan – Entertainment One - BJordan@entonegroup.com