Radio City and Apple Music launch the biggest Bollywood countdown show
Radio City has joined hands with Apple Music for the country’s biggest Bollywood countdown chart show, titled ‘Apple Music Top 25’. The show will highlight the best music of the week from Apple Music weekly charts.
RJ Divya will host the show every Saturday from 6 pm to 9 pm that will be aired across 25 cities. Showcasing the week’s top 25 Bollywood songs, ‘Apple Music Top 25’ will also feature exclusive segments with both popular and emerging artists from Apple Music programmes such as ‘Hear It Here. First.’ and ‘New Artist Spotlight’.
Commenting on this collaboration, Abraham Thomas, CEO, Radio City, said, “Through our collaboration with Apple Music, we are delighted to bring to all our listeners and music lovers the ‘Apple Music Top 25’ on Radio City. Powered by Apple Music, this will offer the most definitive chart show of popular Bollywood music to our audience. With innovation at the core, Radio City has yet again seamlessly integrated digital and radio, combining consumer music tastes to entertain listeners. We will aim to make ‘Apple Music Top 25’ on Radio City the one-stop destination to keep our fans abreast of the trendiest music in the country.”
The ‘Apple Music Top 25’ countdown will also be available as a playlist on the Radio City curator channel on Apple Music, enabling subscribers worldwide to listen to the playlist anytime, anywhere.
As a part of its existing association with Apple Music, Radio City also offers curated playlists that reflect six distinct themes, giving music fans an opportunity to enjoy music that resonates with their personal tastes.
Subscription-based music streaming service Apple Music offers a catalog of more than 45 million songs, combined with their entire iTunes library, which subscribers can stream or download for offline listening all completely ad-free. Apple Music works across iPhone, iPad, HomePod, Apple Watch, Apple TV, Mac, CarPlay and PC, and is also available on Android and Sonos.
Radio City, a part of Music Broadcast Limited (MBL) is a subsidiary of Jagran Prakashan Ltd. Music Broadcast Limited currently has 39 stations, including 11 newly acquired stations in Phase III auctions. Radio City in its third phase expands to Kanpur Ajmer, Kota, Bikaner, Udaipur, Patiala, Patna, Jamshedpur, Nasik, Kolhapur and Madurai.