947 bags three SA Radio Awards
The eleventh edition of the South African Radio Awards was a virtual event hosted by talented comedian Loyisa Madinga.
There were eighty winners over 30 categories crowned.
- Anele Mdoda for Breakfast Show Presenter (Commercial)
- Anele and the Club on 947 for Breakfast Show (Commercial)
- Andy Maqondwana for Daytime Show (Commercial)
- Thembekile Mrototo for News Bulletin Reader (Commercial)
- 947 Top 40 with Zweli for Best Music Show (Commercial)
In a year that has been marked by tremendous upheaval because of the Covid-19 pandemic, and where innovation and a can-do attitude has been a prerequisite for success, it’s been incredible to see how radio has brought communities together and kept them engaged. The ongoing support and participation by radio stations in _The Radio Awards_ has been overwhelming, and we congratulate all the winners and finalists who have played such an important part in keeping the nation informed and entertained with high-quality broadcastingTaryn Westoby, Head of Area Events
Catch Anele Mdoda on Monday - Friday from 06h00 - 09h00 on 947
Listen to Thembikile Mrototo on 947 on weekday mornings reading the news bulletin for EWN.
Listen to Zweli host the 947 Top 40 powered by CTM on Saturdays from 10h00 - 14h00.
Primedia takes other awards
- John Pearlman for Afternoon Drive Presenter (Commercial)
- Inside EWN for Radio Documentary (Combined) EWN
- EWN for Field News Reporter (Combined)
- Veronica Makhoali for Field Reporter Capetalk
- Refilwe Moloto for Big Breakfast Broadcast - Radio Innovation (Combined)
If Joburg is South Africa’s heart, then 947 is its racing pulse. 947 keeps listeners connected to the city, engaged with the boldest personalities and moving to the biggest hits – all day and all night. 947 is all about having fun in Joburg. Our job is to make our audience laugh and to give them a lift. As a station, we also have a passion for changing lives in Joburg by amplifying the generosity of its people.
Our music playlist features the familiar, energetic tunes you want to sing along to.