The latest radio listening figures (RAJAR) figures are out and the Absolute Radio numbers are amazing!
Absolute Radio has done it again! Across the Absolute Radio Network, reach has increased to 4.4m, up 12% year on year. The main station Absolute Radio has achieved a new high of 2.2m weekly listeners, up 9% year on year.
Leona Graham has set a new record! There’s never been more people listening to 10am-1pm, with Leona now entertaining 950,000 people – the highest Absolute Radio has ever had. Plus taken as a whole, the No Repeat Guarantee has also set a new record through the day with the 9am-6pm Guarantee which includes Christian O’Connell, Leona Graham, Andy Bush and Danielle Perry. There’s also a new high for Christian O’Connell Breakfast Show with 1.93m listeners across the UK on the Absolute Radio network.
Weekends are delivering great performance as well with Frank enjoying strong year-on-year growth and record figures for Sunday listening for Jason Manford in his first set of figures.
Meanwhile Leona’s other shows have set new records. Absolute Classic Rock has set a new high, and Absolute 80s (where Leona is the drive time host) continues to soar with 1.7m people now listening every week.
This great news came the day after an award winning night at the Arqiva Commercial Radio Awards where Absolute Radio won Station of the Year amongst other awards!