Radio City, India’s favourite music destination, has become the first radio station to promote Rajasthani music and celebrate regional pride. This, it is doing through its new property ‘Aapni Bhasha Aapno Swag’, that introduces contemporary Rajasthani Music in playlists across the state. The show aims to popularize regional content on Radio, across its five stations in Rajasthan.
A one-of-a-kind concept, the property also features the playlist’s Top 16 artists/influencers/singers every day during the drive time show. All the artists are top singers and YouTube stars of Rajasthan.
The show has scored a big hit across all five Radio City stations in the region. Some of the biggest artists in Rajasthan are associated with the campaign, including Akanksha Sharma, Rajnigandha Shekhawat, Rapperiya Baalam, Mame Khan and Lakshay Raj Singh Mewar. The launch of the property garnered a whopping reach of 1.9 million & total views of 2.65 lakhs digitally, through various social media activities across Radio City platforms.
All the videos/reels uploaded on Radio City’s digital platforms were also extensively shared by all the RJ’s and cross promoted by the celebrities involved in the campaigns. The channel additionally organized an on-ground event in Udaipur, with participation from the city’s most popular local artists. Radio City has celebrated the show’s popularity by initiating a social media contest, that reached thousands of listeners across all platforms. The winner of the contest bagged a two nights & three days stay at Udaipur.
The campaign is now the talk of the town and has also been noted for its great caller interaction on-air, apart from the quality music it is helping to promote. Radio City continues to bring unique regional offerings to the forefront across the length and breadth of India, through its one-of-a-kind shows. Radio City has been noted for its exceptional connect with the masses with wholesome local shows such as Velaikaran in Tamil Nadu, which celebrates extraordinary people with the most unusual jobs.
About Radio City:
Radio City, a part of Music Broadcast Limited (MBL) is a subsidiary of Jagran Prakashan Ltd. Being the first FM radio broadcaster in India and with over 20 years of expertise in the radio industry, Radio City has consistently been the number one radio station in Bengaluru and Mumbai with 24.8% and 15.1% average listenership share respectively. (Source: RAM Data, TG: 12+ Period: Week 1, 2013 to Week 24, 2021). Radio City Delhi ranks #3 with 12.6% average listenership share (Source: RAM Data, TG: 12+ Period: Week 1, 2019 to Week 24, 2021.
Music Broadcast Limited currently has 39 stations across 12 states, comprising 62% of the country’s FM population. Radio City reaches out to over 69 million listeners in 34 cities covered by AZ Research 2019 (Source: AZ Research Report). The network provides terrestrial programming along with 17 other web-stations, through its digital interface, www.radiocity.in
Radio City has spearheaded the evolution of FM radio by offering content that is unique, path-breaking and invokes city passion amongst listeners with its brand philosophy of “Rag Rag Mein Daude City”. The network introduced humour and the concept of agony aunt on radio with Babber Sher and Love Guru respectively. It also initiated Radio City Freedom Awards, a platform to recognize independent music and provided a launch pad to budding singers with Radio City Super Singer, the first singing talent hunt on radio.
Radio City bagged 85 awards across national and international platforms like Golden Mikes, India Radio Forum, New York awards, ACEF awards etc. in FY 2019-2020. Radio City has consistently featured for the 7th time in ‘India’s Best Companies to Work For’ study conducted by Great Place to Work Institute. Radio City has also been recognized in ‘India’s Best Workplaces for Women – 2019’ and has ranked amongst the Top 75 organizations on the list. In 2020, Radio City ranked 4th in ‘Best Large Workplaces in Asia’, according to the GPTW survey.